Professional Experience & Awards


Harvard University Graduate School of Design: Master of Landscape 

Architecture with Distinction, 1981


The Charles Eliot Traveling Fellowship, ASLA Certificate of Merit, 1981.


University of Pennsylvania Studies in Environmental Design, 



Trinity College B.S. in Psychology 1975

Magna cum laude, Honors in Psychology, Phi Beta Kappa, 1974


Professional Experience

Lisa Roth • Landscape Architect, 1989 through the present

The Office of Peter Walker/Martha Schwartz, 

1983 through 1989, senior designer

The SWA Group, 1981 - 1983, designer

The Delta Group, 1979, 1980 draftsman

The Kling Partnership, 1977, draftsman



"The Office of Peter Walker/Martha Schwartz," Peter Walker: Landscape as Art, Process Architecture Publishing, Tokyo, 1989. 


"Art Into Landscape," MASS, journal, 

University of New Mexico, Fall, 1987


"Lowell Heritage State Park; Conceptual Plan for Restoration of the Lowell Canal Walkway;" Institute for Conservation Archaeology, Department of Environmental Management, Lowell, MA 1982


Project Awards

Pyramid Award, Best Residential Development, Chester County

Spring Meadows, PA; LRLA and Main Developers, 2004


National Endowment for the Arts finalist

Jewish Community Center and Synagogue, NJ: LRLA and Michael Ryan Architects, 2002


AIA (PA Chapter) Open Plan Award,

Villanova University Underpass, PA; LRLA, 1995 


AIA (NJ Chapter) Master Planning Award, 

Rider College Res. Quadrangle, NJ; LR1A, 1994


ASLA Honor Award, IBM, Solana, 

TX; PWMS, 1993 


ASLA Merit Award, IBM Westlake Arrivals Garden, 

Westlake, TX; PWMS, 1990 


ASLA Honor Award, Herman Miller, Rockland, 

CA.; PWMS, 1989 


ASLA Merit Award, IBM Federal Systems Div. Facilities, 

Clearlake, TX; PWMS, 1989 


ASLA Merit Award, Burnett Park, 

Fort Worth, TX; The SWA Group, 1989 


ASLA Merit Award, Rio Shopping Center, 

Atlanta, GA; PWMS, 1989


ASLA Merit Award, IBM Solana, 

Southlake/Westlake TX; PWMS, 1988 


ASLA Honor Award, Tanner Fountain, 

Cambridge, MA; The SWA Group, 1987


ASLA Merit Award, Cambridge Roof, 

Cambridge, MA; The SWA Group, 1984