Associate, Urban Ecologist
Kat Superfisky is a landscape designer, ecologist and educator who devotes her days, nights, and dreams to transforming urban areas into more inhabitable places. Prior to moving to Los Angeles she planned, implemented, and oversaw ecosystem management efforts for 24,000 acres of parkland in metropolitan Detroit. Kat understands the positive impact education can have on the world, so also serves as an instructor for university-level courses and develops environmental education programs for high school and college students. Kat is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Grown in LA, a nonprofit creating a network of native plant nurseries on underutilized land to grow plants for urban green infrastructure projects and provide Angelenos with educational and vocational training opportunities. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Sciences, Master of Science in Conservation Ecology, and Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Michigan.