Landscape Design Association Presidents

  • Suzanne Frank and Karen Koerth, Co-Presidents 2018
  • Noreen Edwards 2017
  • Noreen Edwards 2016
  • Julia Bunn 2015
  • Chris Carey 2014
  • Cathy Litrofsky 2013
  • Karen Koerth 2012
  • Anne Flannery 2011
  • Brian Shea 2010
  • Patty Glicksberg 2009
  • Shannon Hackett 2008
  • Steve Marzahl 2007
  • Todd Hayden 2006
  • Ruth Ward 2005
  • Kathy Robin 2004
  • Steve Boese 2003
  • Dean MacMorris 2002
  • Sharon Anderson 2001
  • Nancy Sauerberg 2000
  • Pam Duthie 1999
  • Marcia Ellis 1998
  • Tim Christie 1997
  • Margaret Morris 1996
  • Rosalind Reed 1995
  • Mitsy Granzow 1994
  • Sheila Hollander 1993
  • Mary Jane Klein 1992
  • Pam Duthie 1991

About LDA

LDA exists as a resource for members to improve their skills as landscape professionals. We provide opportunities within the organization for networking, mentoring and sharing information. LDA hosts 6-8 programs throughout the year, mostly off-season. We strive to help each other achieve business success by offering: programs in best practices, opportunities for collaboration and networking, consumer visability and an interactive web presence. Our membership operates in the greater Chicagoland area and surrounding communities. We are Designers, Contractors, Landscape Architects, Lighting, Irrigation and Carpentry professionals, Garden writers and Instructors/Lecturers. Together we provide services that range from complete design, build and maintenance to design only or maintenance only. 

We encourage designers of all experience levels to join our association. We are happy to speak with you personally. You are welcome to call any of our current board members with questions or comments.

Past president and a founding member, Pam Duthie recalls the early history of Landscape Design Association here.