Maren McBride is a senior landscape architect, urban designer, and planner with DIALOG's Vancouver studio. A powerhouse of creativity, energy, and passion, she draws from 14+ years of broad experience working across North America on projects that span community master planning, parks and open space, urban plazas, sustainable development, urban design guidelines, large-scale infrastructure projects and public engagement. Maren thrives in the complexity of community scales, where her ability to think critically, understand context and empower community-driven solutions benefit project vision and delivery.
In addition to her practice, Maren is an Adjunct Professor with UBC's SALA and SCARP as well as an instructor with SFU's City Program. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture from the University of California, Davis and a Master of Community and Regional Planning from the University of British Columbia.