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Joanna Karaman

Senior Landscape Architect, OLIN
Joanna Karaman is a senior landscape architect who joined OLIN in the Los Angeles office in 2015. She has primarily worked on projects in California, including the LA River Master Plan Update. Through project work and other experiences, Joanna has developed a familiarity and passion for the plant communities in Southern California. She has also researched and worked on topics of resilience, flooding, and climate change through experiences such as the Rebuild by Design competition. In 2016, Joanna was invited to speak at the Landscape Architecture Foundation Summit as an “Emerging Voice,” joining over seventy established and emerging leaders in the field to engage in lively debate about realizing landscape architecture’s potential. She has also spoken at the American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Conference in 2022, and at the CA Green Building Conference in 2024.