Laura Jensen

Laura Jensen

Senior Program Coordinator, School of Landscape Architecture and Planning
Vice Chair, Staff Advisory Council


  • Heritage Conservation
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Real Estate Development
  • School of Landscape Architecture and Planning
  • Sustainable Built Environments
  • Urban Planning


Laura Jensen is the Program Coordinator for the School of Landscape Architecture and Planning in CAPLA, and comes to the position after 5 years with the Drachman Institute. As Project Coordinator, she is focused on communications, graphics, and tracking the activities and achievements of our students, faculty, and alumni for accreditation, the CAPLA website, and social media. At Drachman, she was involved in projects related to affordable housing, community and neighborhood planning, transportation, transit oriented development, and heritage conservation as a researcher, project manager, GIS analyst, and graphic designer. 

She holds a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from the the College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture at the University of Arizona, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from The Corcoran College of Art and Design (now The George Washington University Corcoran School of the Arts and Design).

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