Helena Farrell

Landscape Architecture and Planning Associate

Helena Farrell holds a Masters in Landscape Architecture and a BA in Cultural Geography and Sustainable Human Habitat from the University of Massachusetts. Before joining Dodson & Flinker, she has worked in a range of professional teaching, planning, and design roles building expertise in regenerative landscape design, local food systems, land use planning, land management, and nature-based solutions for climate resilience. While working as a Landscape Designer for Regenerative Design Group, she was integral to innovative design projects including the BSLA award-winning Fowler Clark Urban Farm. She has taught at UMass Amherst and been an invited lecturer and studio guest critic at UMass, Harvard, Yale, and Smith College. More than 10 years of experience has prepared Helena to merge regenerative land management and conservation practices with climate resilient planning and design so that every site and community is increasingly prepared for the future.