Helen Walthier, JD, MLA is adjunct faculty in the School of Landscape Architecture and Planning. She has taught numerous Design Studios and teaches LAR 560 Professional Practice. Helen has been researching the creative process for several years and has conducted a series of interviews of creative individuals in numerous fields. She provides independent classes and lectures on the topic.
Helen previously worked for 8 years in Landscape Architecture and holds a Masters of Landscape Architecture from the University of Arizona where she was the U of A Olmsted Scholar. She also has a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Arizona and practiced law for many years.


  • A project by Landscape Architecture Lecturer Helen Walthier has received an award from the Landscape Contractors... Read More
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