Dede Delaney of Windham, Connecticut, joined the LALH board of directors in December. The owner of Redtwig Garden Design, Delaney is passionate about creating native and sustainable gardens. Her current projects include the Lyman Allyn Art Museum Memorial Gardens in New London, the Connecticut Audubon Society Center in Pomfret, and Horizons, a residential school in South Windham, Connecticut.
Delaney is a member of the Northeastern Organic Farming Association, the Association of Professional Landscape Designers, and the New England Wildflower Society. She holds a BFA in Textile Design from Rhode Island School of Design and an associate degree in horticulture and landscape design from Tidewater Community College in Virginia. She also serves on the boards of Oak Grove Montessori School and Horizons.