Scott Southall

B. Scott Southall, RLA, LEED AP BD+C, ASLA, AICP is with CDP, a multi-disciplinary design firm with offices in Lexington and Louisville, KY.  Scott serves as Vice-President of Sustainability and Marketing for CDP. He is a Registered Landscape Architect in Kentucky and Ohio, a LEED Accredited Professional BD+C with the US Green Building Council (USGBC) and a Certified Planner with the American Planning Association.  Scott has over 22 years of professional experience in planning, design and project management. 

He has applied his sustainability design experience on a multitude of projects ranging in magnitude and complexity including: urban and site design for institute and community facilities with an emphasis on education and public outreach pertaining to Green Infrastructure (GI), Low Impact Development (LID) and Sustainable Sites.  Scott has presented on an assortment of sustainable practices and topics at state, regional and national conferences. In 2008, Scott Southall shared the State of Kentucky Governor’s Award for Environmental Leadership. In 2009, Scott Southall received an Environmental Commission Award from Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government for his environmental outreach and sustainable design efforts in Lexington. 

Scott graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture. Currently, Scott is a member of the Advocacy Committee for the Kentucky Chapter of USGBC, serves on the steering committee of Empower Lexington (a climate action plan to reduce CO2), the Board of Directors the Southeast Stormwater Association (SESWA) and on the Board of the Beaumont YMCA. Scott is, also, a member of American Society of Landscape Architects and American Planning Association.