Maryanne Connelly is the co-founder of Hollander Design. A respected landscape architect in both the public and private sectors, her career includes the development of numerous waterfront and ecologically sensitive parks while working for the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. She also reviewed architecture, historic structures and landscapes, and design projects for the New York State Council on the Arts. Maryanne has taught at Pratt Institute and the New York Botanical Garden and has been a critic at the City College of New York and NJIT. Maryanne received her Master’s in Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania.