LIS Staff

Hannah Garrow – Policy and Influencing Manager (Scotland and Northern Ireland)

Hannah joined the LI in March 2019 as the Policy and Influencing Manager for Scotland and Northern Ireland. She has previously worked in various senior policy and project management roles across the Scottish Government, most recently leading their work on climate change engagement and behaviour change. She has a professional background in urban planning and heritage management and is currently completing a PhD looking at the role of place values in community empowerment.

Hannah will be based in Edinburgh and will take the lead on developing the Institute’s profile and policy work in Scotland and Northern Ireland, working closely with branch representatives in those countries to  forge relevant partnerships and projects and advocate for landscape-led approaches to policy development. She is a member of the LI’s Policy and Influencing Team which also includes Aaron Burton, Head of Policy and Influencing and Ben Brown, the Policy Manager for England and Wales. More information about the LI’s staffing structure and contact details for Hannah can be found here


Rachel Howe – LIS Administrator

Rachel is new to the world of Landscape Architecture, joining the LIS straight out of Glasgow University where they were studying for a chemistry degree. They divide their time between the LIS and TGP Landscape Architects in Glasgow handling administrative duties.

Rachel has worked as an administrator with the Oxford branch of well respected investment firm, Charles Stanley. They are looking forward to their time with the LIS.