Karen M. Skafte, ASLA


Karen’s passion for design and her technical expertise is apparent to clients and colleagues who value the creativity and effectiveness of her award winning work. The ability to focus on a project’s intimate spaces and detail design while envisioning a holistic approach to the site’s challenges is fundamental to the successful execution of her work. Karen’s recent work has primarily focused on campus planning and design and urban institutional infrastructure.

Karen received her MLA from the University of Virginia and BA from the University of Maryland. Karen often serves as a guest critic for design juries and she is an appointed member on design review and advisory boards for several civic entities.