New York, New York
Susan Lowry was a television journalist in Canada and the United States before switching fields and earning a diploma in landscape architecture. She lives in New York City and is the co-author, with Nancy Berner, of Garden Guide: New York City (2002), Gardens of the Hudson Valley (2010), Gardens of the Garden State (2014), and Private Gardens of the Bay Area (2017). Susan has lectured widely on public gardens and written for publications such as Garden Design magazine.
Susan joined the Garden Conservancy board of directors in 2008 and chairs the board's preservation committee. She is on the board of Stonecrop Gardens and is a former member on the board of Greenwood Gardens.