Marion Pressley, Principal of Pressley Associates, has particular expertise in historic master planning, cultural landscape reports, and the preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation of public parks, institutions, and private historical properties. Many of Marion's projects have utilized her community participation and coordination skills, which have proven to be an important factor in the success of these projects. In addition to professional practice, Marion Pressley is currently teaching landscape history for the Landscape Institute of the Arnold Arboretum at Harvard University. Marion serves as Chair of the Board of Landscape Architectural Registration in Massachusetts. Moreover, Marion received both the 2004 BSA Women in Design Award of Excellence and the 2002 Massachusetts Horticultural Society Gold Medal Award.