Speaker Biographies

Kofi Boone, ASLA

Associate Professor and University Faculty Scholar | North Carolina State University, College of Design

Kofi Boone, ASLA is an Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at NC State University, College of Design. He teaches in the areas of environmental justice, site analysis and planning, community engagement, and media. Kofi focuses on participatory design and tools for engaging communities in the design and planning process. Kofi serves as the academic liaison to the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Environmental Justice Professional Practice Network. His work has been published widely and won state and national awards in communications, analysis and planning, and community service. Kofi is a University Faculty Scholar, and a Board member of the Landscape Architecture Foundation. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and a Detroit native.