Abrah Dresdale ’10
Ecological Landscape Designer, Food Systems Planner, Educator, and Artist
A native of the Hudson Valley, Abrah moved to western Massachusetts in 2009 to complete her Master of Arts at The Conway School. Her business, Feeding Landscapes, specializes in edible landscapes and community food systems planning. She teaches Introduction to Food Systems at Greenfield Community College (GCC), a community-engaged, service-learning course, and is also a permaculture design instructor in Northampton, MA, southern Vermont, UMass-Amherst, and GCC.
Since early 2011, Abrah has helped launch a new two-year liberal arts degree at GCC with an option in Farm and Food Systems. With passion and commitment, Abrah pairs mentoring and ecological design to facilitate positive change in partnership with people and communities.