The Legacy and Continued Relevance of Olmsted Parks

Cohort Peer Conversation

Join this Peer Conversation to hear about the legacy of Olmsted parks across the country and how their leaders are working towards inclusivity. It will focus on Olmsted’s vision of parks as democratic spaces and contemporary efforts to make them vibrant, equitable, and welcoming. 

This Peer Conversation is open to all.


Anne “Dede” Neal Petri

President & CEO, Olmsted Network

Anita Morson-Matra

Senior Advisor, Cultural Partnerships & Parks Equity, Emerald Necklace Conservancy

Joëlle Fontaine

Director of Communications & Community Partnership, Design Studio for Social Intervention (DS4SI)

Bronwyn Nichols Lodato

Board Member, Olmsted Network