Susannah Drake, AIA ASLA, is the principal of dlandstudio architecture + landscape architecture, an award-winning design firm based in Brooklyn, NY. Her projects include BQE Trench: Reconnection Strategies for Brownstone Brooklyn, Rising Currents: A New Urban Ground, and Gowanus Canal Sponge Park. She has received numerous grants for research on resiliency and urban infrastructure. Her essay "Elastic Landscape: Seeding Ecology in Public Space & Urban Infrastructure" was recently published in Infrastruktururbanismus. She is a visiting professor at the Cooper Union and Harvard University.