Landscape Architect + Researcher / Owner
Andropogon Associates/ EAT UP, LLC
Lauren Mandel, PLA, ASLA is a landscape architect and integrative researcher at Andropogon, where she pursues her passion for productive infrastructure through design, research, and writing. Lauren is a well-seasoned green roof designer, a former organic farm worker, and one of the foremost authorities on rooftop agriculture. She authored “EAT UP: The Inside Scoop on Rooftop Agriculture” (New Society Publishers, 2013), the first full-length book about rooftop food production, and is a contributing writer for Landscape Architecture Magazine and Urban Farm. Lauren holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Environmental Science.
Monday, October 22
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM