Principal and Founder Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture San Francisco, California
WxLA emerged in 2018 as a vocal advocacy initiative for gender justice in landscape architecture. An Equality Resolution with over 4,000 signatures. A Scholarship. Social Media Takeovers. This session will investigate the issues they are tackling through a generational lens - understanding the emerging impacts of an empowered female movement.
Create shared understanding of the current state of women in landscape architecture.
Explore the challenges and opportunities present in today’s workplace.
Understand the unique and sometimes divergent experiences of women of different ages.
Share best practices for advocating for and supporting women and diverse perspectives more broadly in the workplace.
Participate in developing and learning about forward-looking future advocacy initiatives.
Understand how to form and deploy an advocacy initiative including communications, fundraising and implementation of objectives.