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Missy Benson

Playworld, ASLA

Missy Benson graduated from Virginia Tech with a Landscape Architecture degree and from Norfolk Botanical Gardens with a horticulture certificate.  She managed one of the largest street tree planting projects for the City of Boston and has owned both a photography and recreation consultation design business.  Missy is a Play and Design Specialist working with inclusive design experts from around the world.  Missy is the past president of the Virginia chapter of ASLA and contributor to the recently published book “Design & Play - Imagination Needs Places to Thrive”