Rachel Laszlo Tait

Rachel Laszlo Tait is a Senior Landscape Architect at West 8 Urban Design and Landscape Architecture in New York. Rachel has over eight years of project experience at a range of scales from the 3-acre urban Miami Beach Soundscape completed in 2011 to the 180-acre Governors Island Park and Public Spaces project, which recently opened the first 30 acres to the public. Rachel is currently leading the design for the Ontario Place Park and Trail project–a new 7-acre public park on the downtown Toronto Waterfront, slated for completion by summer of 2016. Rachel holds degrees in Ecology and Plant Sciences from the University of British Columbia and received her Masters of Landscape Architecture at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.