Cory Gallo

Cory Gallo

CALS Assistant Dean
MAFES Assistant Director

Phone: 662-325-2953

Mailing Address:
Box 9760
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Office: 201-B Bost
  • M.U.D., University of Michigan
  • B.L.A., Louisiana State University

Professional Experience:
  • Campus Planner, Christian Preus Landscape Architecture PLLC, Ocean Springs, MS
  • Associate, Project Manager, Campus Planner, JJR LLC, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Landscape Architect, Project Manager, GreenWorks LLC, Portland, OR

Society Membership:
  • American Society of Landscape Architects

  • Registered Landscape Architect: Mississippi, Michigan
  • CLARB Certified Professional
  • LEED Accredited Professional

Recognitions and Awards:
  • MSU Early Career Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award, Sponsored by the Mississippi State University Alumni Association, 2014
  • Certificate of Honor for Excellence in the Study of Landscape Architecture, Louisiana State University, 2000


Chen, H., W. C. Gallo, P. R. Summerlin. 2018. Social innovation education fulfill community service responsibility: Analysis on the design/build series courses of the Department of Landscape Architecture, Mississippi State University. Zhauangshi Journal 304(8):120-123.
Gallo, W. C., H. Chen, H. C. Herrmann. 2017. Rainwater Management and Community Services: Landscape Update for Oktibbeha Heritage Museum. Zhauangshi 293(09):84-87:
Gallo, W. C. 2016. Superuse Pavilion. Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian. In Cynthia E. Smith (Ed.), By the People: Designing a Better America 1:6. New York, NY.
Gallo, W.C., M. Seymour. 2014. Environmental considerations of green school grounds. Pages 129-142 in Marketing the Green School: Form, Function and the Future. IGI Global Publishing
Schultz, M., C. Gallo, R. Harkess. 2014. Community gardens: Standards and keys to success in small U.S. cities. Practicing Planner Journal 12:2.
Gallo, C., B. Wethington, E. Overbey. 2013. Policy equals practice: How Portland's policies facilitate sustainable stormwater design. Practicing Planner Journal 11:2
Gallo, C., A. Moore, J. Wywrot. 2012. Comparing the adaptability of infiltration based BMPs to various U.S. regions. Journal of Landscape and Urban Planning 106(4):326-335. Download