Lance Neckar

Lance Neckar MA’81 Landscape Architecture • Lance Neckar is the founding faculty director of the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College, where he integrates the concept of sustainability into a multidisciplinary approach to understanding and reimagining our human-made surroundings, he says. “The landscape architecture program at CALS offered me the chance to be mentored by great faculty who launched several of the trajectories of my career,” says Neckar. An example? He serves as co-editor of Landscape Journal, which was founded by his CALS mentor, emeritus landscape architecture professor Arnold Alanen.