A

Ms Allison Abel
Director of Marketing
Greenfields Outdoor Fitness
Jodie Adams
Faculty
Missouri State University
Mr. Tony Albertina
Lacrosse Supervisor and Assistant Facility Manager
Decatur Park District
Mr Idris Al-Oboudi
Recreation Services Manager
City of Manhattan Beach
Dr. Ana Alvarez
Deputy General Manager
East Bay Regional Park District
Jaesung An
Ph.D student
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Austin Anderson
Assistant Professor
University of Southern Indiana
Leon Andrews
DIRECTOR, RACE, EQUITY AND LEADERSHIP (REAL) NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES.
NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES
Mr. Christopher Ashton
Data & Performance Officer
DC Dept. of Parks and Recreation

B

Attila Bality
Outdoor Recreation Planner
National Park Service
Rachel Banner
Program Manager
NRPA
Dr. Perver Baran
Teaching associate professor
North Carolina State University
Dr Shari Barkin
Professor of Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Kirsten Barnes
Trainer & Consultant
Five Star Recreation
Felicia Barnhart
Program Supervisor/Inclusion Coordinator
City of Colorado Springs Therapeutic Recreation Program
Ms Denise Barreto
Managing Partner
Relationships Matter Now, LLC
Mr. Austin Barrett
PhD Candidate
Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management - The Pennsylvania State University
Mr. David Barth
Principal
Barth Associates
Chris Bass CPRP
Division Manager
Columbus Parks and Recreation
Dr Rebecca Battista
Associate Professor
Appalachian State University
Mr. Brian Bauer
Marketing & Communications Administrator
NOVA Parks
Kurtis Baumgartner CPRE
Monon Community Center Director
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation
Kimberly Bayha
Tobacco Prevention Coordinator
Mecklenburg County Health Department
Dr Angela Beale
Assistant Professor
Temple University
Dr Robert Becker
CEO of New Orleans City Park
New Orleans City Park
Dr Kenneth Belcher
Professor
University of Saskatchewan, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics
Lakema Bell
Get Moving Program Coordinator
Seattle Parks and Recreation
Maria Bella
AFOIT, CPOI, LGI
Professional Pool Solutions, LLC
Ms Lauren Belle
Office Supervisor
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Catrina Belt
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
National Recreation and Park Association
Ms Claudine Bennett
Communications Marketing Supervisor
City of Kettering
Mr. David Bennett
Executive Director
Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission
Michael Bennett
Director of Physical Activity and Nutritional Wellness
Bayview YMCA of San Francisco
Troy Bennett
Doctoral Candidate
Parks, Recreation, and TourismUniversity of Utah
Ms Hazel Bhang Barnett
Organizational Performance Management Advisor
Seattle Parks and Recreation - City of Seattle
Ms Rachael Bishop
Recreation Supervisor
Decatur Park District
Mr. Greg Bisson CPRP
Assistant Director
Exeter Parks and Recreation
Roxanne Blackwell Esq.
Director, Federal Government Affairs
The American Society of Landscape Architects
Mr. Paul Blake
Owner
American Pool Consultants
Dr. Jason Bocarro
Professor
NC State University
Sarah Bodor
Director of Policy & Affiliate Relations
North American Association for Environmental Education
M. Michelle Bono
President / CEO
Bono Communications & Marketing, LLC
Michael Bork, MS
Parks & Recreation Director Certified Laughter Yoga Teacher (CLYT)
Fairbanks North Star Borough
Mr Craig Bouck AIA, LEED AP
CEO, Principal
Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture
Ms Kari Bowman
Director of Recreation
Salamander Resort and Spa
Ms Mary Bradford M.S, J.D.
Director of Parks (Retired)
M-NCPPC, Montgomery Parks and Assoc. Dir., National Parks
Sarah Braun
Program Coordinator
City of Colorado Springs Therapeutic Recreation Program
Dr Kelly Bricker
Professor and Program Director in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism
University of Utah
Holli Browder
Director
Columbus Parks and Recreation
Dr Matthew Brownlee
Assistant Professor
University of utah
Ms Shannon Burton
Outdoor Programs Manager
New Orleans Recreation Development Commission

C

Lowell Caneday
Regents Professor Emeritus
Oklahoma State University
Ms Kathy Capps
Manager, Learning Development and Risk Management
Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Boe Carlson
Executive Director/Superintendent
Three Rivers Park District
Todd Carlson
National Manager, Parks and Tennis Facility Development
The United States Tennis Association is a not-for-profit and the national governing body for tennis in the United States. USTA invests 100% of its proceeds to promote and develop the growth of tennis.
Richard Carman
Recreation Specialist
U S Coast Guard Base Kodiak
Mr. Dan Carpenter
Deputy Director of Recreation
Clarksville Parks and Recreation
Mr. Matt Carusona
Program and Marketing Manger
NC Recreation and Park Association
Nellie Catzen
Program Director
Friends of Lafitte Greenway
Dr. Chris Chamberlain
Chair, Department of Recreation Hospitality and Tourism
California State University, East Bay
Brad Chambers
Brad K Chambers
ReCreate Park Planning Group and The Kelly Group Consulting
Dr. Yun Chang
Assistant Professor
Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies, School of Public Health, Indiana University
Mary Cherveny
Administrative Services Manager
Winnetka Park District
Mr. Steve Cherveny
CEO/President
ClearShelf, Inc.
Dr. Dongwook Cho
Assistant Professor
Alcorn State University
Erica Chua
Community Outreach Event Coordinator
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Sanghee Chun
Associate Professor of Recreation and Leisure Studies
Brock University
Ms Connie Chung
Director
HR&A Advisors
Mr. Michael Clark
Executive Director
Palatine Park District, IL
Curtis Clemens
Doctoral Candidate
Oklahoma State University
Dr Terry Clower
Professor of Public Policy; Director, Center for Regional Analysis
George Mason University Schar School of Public Policy and Government, Center for Regional Analysis
Dr Lynda Cochran
Chair, Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies
The College at Brockport
Donna Codd
Outdoor Music Parks - The Landscape of the Future
Freenotes Harmony Park
Ms Jai Cole
Natural Resource Manager
M-NCPPC, Montgomery Parks
Marla Collum
Senior Manager of Programs
National Recreation and Park Association
Allison Colman
Program Manager
National Recreation and Park Association
Mr Seann Conklin
Graduate Assistant
Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies, School of Public Health, Indiana University
Ms Priya Cook
Principal Associate, Connecting Children to Nature
National League of Cities
Richard Cooke
Founder - Freenotes Harmony Park
Freenotes Harmony Park
Katrina Coots-Ward
Asst. Dept. Director of Recreation
East Baton Rouge Recreation & Park Commission
Mr. Atuya Cornwell
County-Wide Sports Coordinator
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation
Jenny Cox
Conservation Program Specialist
National Recreation and Park Association
Mr Andrew Coy
CEO
Initial Velocity
Dr Patti Craig
Associate Professor
Department of Recreation Management and Policy
Lauren Crapanzano Jumonville
Director of Civic Leadership Initiatives
Baton Rouge Area Foundation

D

Mr. Brendan Daley
Director of Strategy & Sustainability
Chicago Park District
Ms Candace Damon
Vice Chairman
HR&A Advisors
Lucky D'Ascanio
Director
Falmouth Community Programs
Dr. John Dattilo
Professor
The Pennsylvania State University - Department of RPTM
Dr Curt Davidson
Founder of Alpenglow Education Consulting LLC
Alpenglow Education Consulting LLC
Ms Anne Davis
Director of Community Engagement
US Tennis Association
Ryan Davis
Division Manager of Business Services
City of Kettering Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Cindy DeBlauw
Nutrition Specialist
University of Missouri Extension
Ava DeBovis
National Network Manager
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Ms Amy Deck
Project Manager
Presidio Trust
George Deines
Project Director
Counsilman-Hunsaker
Benjamin Denissen
IT Support Specialist II/Quality Assurance Specialist
M-NCPPC
Tim Dentler
Director
Allen Parks & Recreation Department
Nancy Desmond
Special Projects Administrator
Cleveland Metroparks
Rami Diaz
Architectual Designer and Planner
Waggoner Ball Architects
Mr. Tom Diehl
Project Manager/Consultant
GreenPlay LLC
Rich DiGirolamo
RECESSitator
Recess At Work
Ms Katie Dignan
Project Delivery Unit Manager
City of New Orleans
Mr. Jeff Dillon
Principal
Dillon and Associates
Ms Amy Dingle
Director of Outdoor Connections
Five Rivers MetroParks
Amy DiRenzo Ph.D.
Associate Professor
SUNY Cortland, RPLS Department
Dr Anthony Dixon
Associate Professor
Troy University
Maria Dmyterko Stone
Community Relations Manager
Chicago Park District
Dustin Dobrin
Director, Research and Information
National Sporting Goods Association
Mr Andrew Dobshinsky
Senior Associate | Urban Designer + Planner
WRT
Richard Dolesh
Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
National Recreation and Park Association
Dan Domsic
Community Engagement & Volunteer Coordinator
Fishers Parks & Recreation
Jennifer Dowdell
Landscape Ecological Planner and Designer
Biohabitats Inc.
Diane Drake
Assistant Director of Evaluation and Partnership Development
BREC
Chris Dropinski
Sr. Principal
GreenPlay, LLC
Dr James Du
Assistant Professor
Florida State University
Ms Marybeth Dugan
Countywide Program Access Coordinator
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission/Montgomery Parks
Mr. Andrew Duggan
Principal
Studio Outside
Ms Marti Dumas
Lead Trainer
Converge, LLC
Becky Dunlap
Project Consultant
Greenplay, LLC
Dr. Dan Dustin
Professor
University of Utah

E

Stephen Eckelberry
Chair of the NRPA Board of Directors
NRPA
Ms Jill Edwards
Health Programs Administrator
Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
Mr Tony Elliot
Director
Fishers Parks & Recreation
Christyn Raby Elliott
Historical Narrator
New Orleans Paddlewheels
Ms Meagan Elliott
Urban Parks Planner
Detroit Parks & Rec
Ms Cathi Ellis
Center Supervisor
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District
John Engh
Executive Director
National Alliance for Youth Sports
Ms Jaime English
Capital Project Manager II
Portland Parks & Recreation
Matt Enoch CPRP
Community Program Coordinator
U.S. Army Family and MWR
Ms Rebekah Esau
M.Sc. Candidate
University of Saskatchewan, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics
Mr. Bill Evans
Communications Specialist
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Travis Even
National Account Coordinator
Dero Bikes
Mr. Ian Everett
Ian Everett
Milwaukee County Parks
Dr Alan Ewert
Professor and Chair
Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, Indiana University

F

Ms Shawna Fachet
Program Superintendent
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Mr. Nicholas Farline
Sr. Recreation Program Specialist, CPRP
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Jennifer Fee
Manager of K-12 Programs
The Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Dr. Mariela Fernandez
Assistant Professor
Clemson University
Ms Jennifer L. Fink
Recreation Services Supervisor
Ramsey County Parks and Recreation
Mr. Richard Fink II
Director, Community Assets Division
City of Seattle - Department of Neighborhoods
Dr. Joel Fish
Director
The Center For Sport Psychology
Ms Rickeda Fofana
Youth Outreach Coordinator
Suffolk Office on Youth
Ms. Kathy Foley
Director of Recreation
St. Tammany Parish District #1
Ms Sheila Franklin
Director of Government Relations
American Council on Exercise
Ms Jennifer French
Accessibility Advisor
Greenfields Outdoor Fitness
Ms Carrie A. Fullerton
Executive Director
Bloomingdale Park District
Dr. Keith Fulthorp
Assistant Professor
California State University, Long Beach
Ms Juliana Fulton
Urban Parks Planner
Detroit Parks & Rec
Mr. Joey Furuto
Community and Neighborhood Parks Manager
Metro Parks Tacoma

G

James Garges CPRP
Director
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department
Gary Gates
Assistant Executive Director
Missouri Park & Recreation Association
Mr. Seve Ghose
Director
Louisville Parks and Recreation
Sherenia Gibbs
Supervisor, Youth Development
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Dr Fred Gibson
Prefessor/Program Coordinator, M.S. in Recreation and Sport Administration
Western Kentucky University
Dr Ann Gillard
Director, Research and Evaluation
The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
Ms Nikki Ginger
Professional Development Manager
Chicago Park District
Marni Goldenberg
Professor
Cal Poly SLO
David Gould
Deputy Director for Community Engagement and Communications
Rebuild, City of Philadelphia
Dr Alan Graefe
Professor
Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management - The Pennsylvania State University
Mr. Cortni Grange
Social Entrepreneur | Youth Development Leader | Impact Strategist
Grange Enterprises
Billy Grayson
Executive Director, Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance
Urban Land Institute
Jerrick C. Gresham
IT Technical Associate/ActiveNet System Administrator
Mecklenburg County Government
Mr. Kyle Griggs
Event Scheduling Manager
City of Seattle Parks and Recreation Department
Shawn Grimes
Digital Harbor Foundation
Teresa Grodsky
Active Adult Coordinator
Addison Park District
Dr. Jeanette Gustat
Clinical Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Caitlin Guthrie
Associate, Land Conservation Loans
The Conservation Fund

H

Mr Bill Hachmeister AFO
Director of Business Development
Aquatix by Landscape Structures
Michael Halicki
Executive Director
Park Pride
Aron Hall
Director of Programs
National Inclusion Project
Reggie Hall
Director, Land Conservation Loans Program
The Conservation Fund
Gus Hallmon
Assistant Professor
Northwest Missouri State University
Matt Hampsey
Park Ranger
National Park Service
Natalie Hampton
Senior Information Specialist
University of Missouri School of Journalism
Jennifer Haneline MSW, LCSW
The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living Region 8 Regional Manager
Louisiana Public Health Institute
Mr Brandon Harris
Graduate Assistant
Clemson University, Dept. of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management
Felina Harris
IT Customer Relationship Manager
Mecklenburg County Government
Sophie Harris
Executive Director
Friends of Lafitte Greenway
Dr. Cindy Hartman
Assistant Professor
Department of Recreation Management and Policy University of New Hampshire
Ms Karen Haseley
CTRS, Retired TR Supervisor, Certified Ageless Grace® Educator & Trainer, Walk With Ease Instructor
Ageless Grace®
Mr. Daniel W. Hatcher
Director of Community Partnerships
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Ms Cassi Hayden
Senior Visual Media & Imaging Specialist
M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Cindy Hazelton
Director
Gorham Parks & Recreation
Jim Headley CPRP
Executive Director
South Carolina Recreation and Parks Association
Jeffrey Hebert
Deputy Mayor, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Resilience Officer
City of New Orleans
Michael Hecker CPRP
Parks and Recreation Director
City of Elk River
Dr William Heerman
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Ryan Hegreness
Operations Manager
City of Westminster Parks, Recreation & Libraries
Ms Barbara Heller
President
Heller and Heller Consulting, LLC
Justin Hellier
Strategic Advisor
Seattle Parks and Recreation
Mr. John Henderson
Research and Evaluation Manager
M-NCPPC
Ms Briana Hensold
Principal
Agency Landscape and Planning
Dr Jinmoo Heo
Associate Professor
Texas A&M University
Mr. Nicolas Hermes
IT SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
Prince George's County Parks & Recreation Department
Dr. Leigh Hersey
Assistant Professor and MPA Coordinator
University of Louisiana Monroe
Mr. Timothy Higdon
Program Manager
U.S. Army Installation Management Command, Family and Morale Welfare and Recreation, Healthy Army Communities
Dr. Eddie Hill
Assistant Professor
Old Dominion University
Ms Janice Hincapie
Retired Parks and Recreation Director
Lincolnwood Parks and Recreation Dept. 2006-2015 (IL)
Dr Aaron Hipp
Associate Professor and Center for GeoSpatial Analytics Fellow
NC State University
Mr. Keith D Hobson
Director of Business & Facilities
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Mr Austin Hochstetler
Senior Project Manager
PROS Consulting, INC.
Lori A. Hoffner
Speaker ~ Trainer ~ Consultant
Supporting CommUnity, Inc.
Ms Melanie Hollingshead
Recreation Services Supervisor
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation
Mr. Brian Holt
Chief of Planning/GIS
East Bay Regional Park Distrct
Mike Holtzman
President
Profitable Food Facilities
Troy Houtman
Director of Park and recreation
City of Wichita, Park & Recreation
Ms Deborah Howard
Graduate Assistant
Western Kentucky University

I

Dr Yuhei Inoue
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota
Dr. Matt Iseman
Keynote Speaker

J

Ms Nicole Jacobson
Aquatics Supervisor
Milwaukee Recreation
John Jainga
Urban Forestry Manager
City of Seattle, Seattle Parks and Recreation
David James
Vice President, Youth Programs Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
Ms Genevieve Jennai
Countywide Program Access Specialist
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Montgomery County Parks
Tiffany Johnson
Recreation Manager
Seattle Parks and Recreation
Mr. Todd Johnson
Division Director- Park Operations
Fairfax County Park Authority
Seth Jones
Partnership for Parks
Dr. Tricia Jordan
Assistant Professor Sport Management
Western Kentucky University
Ms Lindsey Jorstad
Outreach Manager
Gwinnett County Department of Community Services
Dr. Susana Juniu
Chair, Department of Exercise Science and Physical Education
Montclair State University
Mitch Jurisich
Captain
Boat Captain

K

Nancy Kaiser
Parks and Recreation Director
City of Antioch
Ms Ingrid Marcella Kanics OTR/L, FAOTA
President
Kanics Inclusive Design Services, LLC
Mr. Willie Karidis
Project Manager, Route of the Badger
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
Ms Lisa Kasianowitz
Outreach Manager
Houston Parks Board
Ms Shannon Keleher PhD, MBA, CPRE, AFO
Recreation Manager
City of Gainesville
Ms Alyssa Kellas
Recreation Supervisor
City of South St. Paul
Kimberly Keller
Assistant Research Professor
University of Missouri
Karla Kelley CPRE
Area Manager
Washington DC Department of Parks & Recreation
Sandra Kellogg
Aquatic Manager. Mount Vernon RECenter
Fairfax County Park Authority
Adam Kempton
Marketing Analytics Director
Billy Casper GOlf
Dr. Doug Kennedy
Professor
Virginia Wesleyan College
Byunggook Kim
Associate Professor
Daegu University
Junhyoung Kim
Assistant professor
Central Michigan University
May Kim
Professor
Korea University
Mihye Kim
Research Scholar
Central Michigan University
Dr Sohye Kim
Ph.D. Candidate
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Michael King
Program Coordinator, Evaluation and Partnership Development
BREC
Michael Kirschman
Deputy Director
Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation
Ms Kara Kish
Superintendent
Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department
Becky Kliber
Park Supervisor of Recreation, CPRP
Chicago Park District
Michael W. Klitzing
Chief Operating Officer
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation
Julie Knapp
Clinical Assistant Professor
Indiana University
Mr. Shintaro Kono
PhD Candidate
University of Alberta
Ms Sarah Konradi
Senior Design Associate at the Natural Learning Initiative
North Carolina State University
Dr. Gi-Yong Koo
Associate Professor
Troy University
George Kosovich MUP
Assistant Superintendent
Verdant Health Commission
Dr. Ruthie Kucharewski CTRS
Professor
University of Toledo

L

Julie Lammel Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Lock Haven University Dept Rec Mgmt
John LaRue
CTRS
Back2BasicPlay, Inc
Ms Brittany Lassiter
Special Projects Coordinator
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Dr. Pavlina Latkova
Associate Professor
Department of Recreation, Parks, and Tourism at San Francisco State University
Jeanne Lawson
Pricipal
JLA Public Involvement
Dr. Chung Sup Lee
Post-Doctoral Research Coordinator
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jasmine Lee
Sr. Special Events Coordinator
City of Irving
Dr. Sunwoo Lee
Research Associate
Palacký University in Olomouc
Youngkhill Lee
Professor
Calvin College
Ms Marie-Josee Legault
Principal and Strategy Director
Origin Design + Communications
Dr. Eric Legg
Assistant Professor
Arizona State University
Ms Jennifer Letourneau
Director
Clarksville Parks and Recreation
Ms Shauna Lewallen
Recreation Services Manager
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation
Dave Lewis
Director of Recreation & Community Services
Metro Parks Tacoma
Kevin Lin
Asst. professor
Cal Poly
Hung-Ling (Stella) Liu
Assistant Professor
South Dakota State University
Gerry Logan Jr.
Director of Recreation and Sports
Starkville Parks and Recreation
Mr Nat Lopes
Principal Designer
Hilride Progression Development Group LLC
Ms Anabel Lopez-Salinas
Community Outreach Coordinator
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Bill LoSasso
Director, GreenThumb
NYC Parks
Dr. Joseph Lovell
Assistant Professor
Dixie State University

M

Dr. Calvin Mackie
Executive Director
STEM NOLA
Stephen Madewell
Owner
Madewell Music and Outdoor Consulting Services
Dr Genevieve Marchand PhD
Assistant Professor
Humboldt State University
Mr David Marquardt
Director
City of Grand Rapids, Department of Parks and Recreation
Ms Vonda Martin
Park Planner
City of Greensboro
Ani Martinez
Remake Learning
Naudy Martinez District of Columbia
Senior Program Manager, Programs & Operations
KaBOOM!
Vincent Martorello
Superintendent
Willamalane Park & Recreation District
Mr Mick Massey RLA
Texas Regional Director
Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture
Chris Matthews
Division Director
Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation
Anna Mausolf
PhD Student
Texas A&M University
Kellie May
Director of Health and Wellness
National Recreation and Park Association
Amy McBride
Tacoma Arts Administrator
City of Tacoma
Mr Mark McCain
Chief Program Manager
Department of Parks and Recreation
John McConkey
Market Research and Insights Manager
Landscape Structures, Inc
John McGovern JD
President
The W-T Group, LLC
Dr. Jayne McGuire
Associate Professor of Recreation Administration
Humboldt State University
Sara McKay MSPE, AFO, CPO
City Safety Coordinator
City of Waseca
Ms Carolyn McKnight
Executive Director
East Baton Rouge Recreation and Park Commission (BREC)
Mr. Taylor McNeill
Associate Designer
Asakura Robinson
Doug McRainey
Doug McRainey
Town of Cary - Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources
Ms Denise Medved
Creator of Ageless Grace, Black Belt Nia instructor & Trainer, International presenter & Speaker
Ageless Grace
Michael Meit
Senior Fellow and Co-Director of the NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis
NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis
Ms Michele Mercier MPH
Project Officer
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Wes Michaels
Spackman Mossop Michaels
Ms Cheryl Michelet
Director of Communications
BREC
Emily Mickley-Doyle
Founder
SPROUT NOLA
Dr Lucy Jane Miller Ph.D., OTR/L
Founder, Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation;Clinical Director, STAR Institute
Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation and STAR Institute
David Mills
Senior Architect
CITY OF DALLAS, PARK AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
James Edward Mills
Freelance Journalist
The Joy Trip Project
Ms Sandra Montgomery MPA, CPRP, CPSI, CPO
Recreation Supervisor III
Southgate Recreation and Park District
Mr Jason Moore
Assistant City Manager
City of Richland Hills
Lisa Moore M.A., CC-SLP
Sr. Vice President of Corporate Strategic Services
PlayCore
Reginald Moore Sr.
Executive Director
Baltimore City Recreation & Parks Department
Mr Robin Moore
Professor of Landscape Architecture and Director of the Natural Learning Initiative
North Carolina State University
Juanita Moore-Akida
Facility Director, Oxon Hill Manor and Billingsley House
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Jessica Moran
Recreation & Marketing Supervisor
Park City Recreation
Brian Morgan
Parks and Gardens Solutions Lead
ESRI
Dr. Andrew Mowen
Professor
Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management - The Pennsylvania State University
Nicolas Mukhtar
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
A Healthy Detroit
Dr. Michael Mulvaney
Associate Professor
Illinois State University

N

Dr David Natcher
Professor
University of Saskatchewan, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics
Mr Tim Nealon
CEO and Founder
Ghost City Tours
Jan Neitzert CPRP, CAE
Executive Director
Missouri Park & Recreation Association
Mr Mark Nesbitt
Owner, Founder
Ghosts of Gettysburg; Ghosts of Fredericksburg
Mr. Rich Neumann
Marketing Supervisor
City of Westminster Parks, Recreation and Libraries
Dr Aubrey Newland
Assistant Professor
California State University, Chico
Elise Niedermeier
ADA Coordinator, Community Outreach and Access Coordinator
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Mr. Rob Nieweg
Senior Field Director & Attorney
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Tom Norquist
Senior Vice President, Design and Product Development
GameTime/PlayCore
Chris Nunes
Chris Nunes
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O

Mr. Eric Oberg
Director of Trail Development
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
Carlos Ocasio
Parks and Recreation Community Supervisor
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Nydia Ocasio
Community Relations/Outreach Specialist
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Ray Ochromowicz
Consultant
Executive Decisions
Mr Ryan O'Connor
Strategic Planning and Special Projects Manager
Dallas Park & Recreation Department
Sarah Olivier
Program Director
Trust for Public Land
Annie Olson
Director of Customer Service
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Ms Sarah Olson MPA
Deputy Director
City of Lynnwood Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department
Tom O'Rourke
Executive Director
Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission
Mr Donald A. Ortale
Executive Director
National Association of Park Foundations
Dr. Ellen O'Sullivan
Principal
Leisure Lifestyle
Ms Kathryn Ott Lovell
Commissioner
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
Dr Megan Owens
Extension State Specialist
University of Maryland Extension
Ms Serda Ozbenian
Conservation Program Manager
NRPA

P

Iris Pahlberg Peterson
Customer Service Team Lead
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Dr. Ines Palacios
Director of Recreation
PlayCore
Lisa Paradis
Director
Brookline Parks and Recreation
Dr. Mark Andre Patterson PhD, MNR, GISP
Natural Resource Section Manager
Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation
Ms Nicole Paulsen
Design & Development Coordinator
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Rafael Payan Ph.D.
General Manager
Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District
Dr Laura Payne
Director of Graduate Studies, Professor
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ms Teresa Penbrooke
CEO and Founder, GreenPlay, LLC
GreenPlay, LLC
Kelly Peterson
Manager
LEJ Sports c/o MLB Pitch Hit & Run and MLB Jr. Home Run Derby
Jessica Pettitt
Author, Keynote Speaker
Good Enough Now
Erich Pfuehler
Government Affairs Manager
East Bay Regional PArk District
Mr. André Pichly III
Recreation Director
City of St. Helena
André Pichly IV
City of Patterson Recreation Department
Ms Sosha Pifer
Employment Manager
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Loretta Pineda
Executive Director
Environmental Learning for Kids
Mr Nick Pitas
PhD Candidate
The Pennsylvania State University
Rhonda Pollard
Superintendent of Recreation
Johnson County Parks and Recreation
Ms Beth Poovey
Director | Greenways, Parks and Open Space
LandDesign Inc.
Heidi Pope
Director, Youth Development
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Mr Kevin Post
Principal
Counsilman-Hunsaker
Carol J. Potter
Consultant
CJ Potter Consulting
Paula Powell
Assistant Director of El Paso Parks and Recreation and Animal Services Interim Director
City of El Paso

R

Felix Rainey Jr.
Lafitte Greenway Ambassador
Friends of Lafitte Greenway
Mr Tucker Rainey
Graduate Student
Troy University
Dr. William Dominic Ramos
Assistant Professor, Dir. IU Aquatics Institute
Indiana University
Dr. Ron Ramsing
Professor
Western Kentucky University
Nick Rancis
Chief Water Officer
Clear Comfort
Jim Randall
Executive Director
Frankfort Square Park District
Ms Mikaela Randolph
Director, Cities and Nature
Children and Nature Network
Jayni Rasmussen Virginia
Advocacy and Outreach Manager
NRPA
Amy Rauworth
Director of Policy and Public Affairs
Lakeshore Foundation
Dr Robert F. Reardon
Associate Professor
Texas State University
Holly Rees Ms.
Assistant Director
South Burlington Parks and Recreation
Bill Rehanek
Sr VP Operations
Billy Casper Golf
Alison Rhodes
Deputy Director
City of Boulder Parks and Recreation Department
Roland Richardson
Development Officer, Conservation
NRPA
Dr. Laurel Richmond
Assistant Professor
California State University, Long Beach
Diane Ridderhoff
Program Supervisor
City of Colorado Springs Therapeutic Recreation Program
David Riensche
Wildlife Biologist
East Bay Regional Park District
Nick Rigitano
Research Analyst
National Sporting Goods Association
Kevin Riley
Park Board Commissioner
Batavia Park District, Batavia IL
Dr Terry Robertson
Associate Dean/Professor
California State University, Long Beach
Mr William Roche CPRE
Senior Program Manager
Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands, Indiana University, School of Public Health
Mr. Trent Rondot
Conservation and Maintenance Director
Houston Parks Board
Emily Roth
Senior Planner - Natural Resources
Portland Parks & Recreation
Kevin Roth Ph.D.
Vice President of Research
National Recreation and Park Association
David Rouse FAICP, ASLA
Managing Director of Research and Advisory Services
American Planning Association
Jodi Rudick MAS
Owner
ADvisors Marketing Group
Dean Rummel
Manager of Programs and Partnerships
City of Boulder Parks and Recreation
Christian Runge
Associate
Mithun
Jungsu Ryu
Doctoral student
Texas A&M University

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Jamie Sabbach
President
110% Inc.
Ms Leah A. Salmon
Research Assistant
Indiana State University
Dr Anthony P. Salvatore
Director of Concussion Management Clinic
University of Texas El Paso
Julio Santiago CPRP
Before & After School Programs and Summer Camps
Gorham Parks and Recreation
Dr Mikihiro Sato
Assistant Professor
James Madison University
Dr. Nathan A. Schaumleffel
Proprietor & Senior Consultant
Driven Strategic LLC
Ms Jamie Schmill
New Orleans Program Officer
Laureus Sport for Good USa
Mr. Rob Schoeber
Director
Grand Junction Parks & Recreation
Lisa Schroeder
President and CEO
Parks & People Foundation
Ms Veronica Schulte MA, JD
Analyst II - Parks Division
City of San José - Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services
Dr Keri Schwab
Assistant Professor
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Mr. Dennis Scott
Director of Design & Operations
WMI Manufacturing Corp / Waterplay Solutions
Doug Seegers
Director of Parks and Recreation
City of West Monroe, LA
Ms Kim Sellars
Consultant
Executive Decisions Consulting
Dr. Sharia Shanklin Ed.D
Founder & President
Sustained Learning Solutions, LLC
Dr. Iryna Sharaievska
Assistant Professor
Appalachian State University
Mr Ken Sherbenou MPA
Executive Director
Montrose Recreation District
Mr. Paul Shockley
Director of Recreation
Keswick Hall & Golf Club
Ms Sara Shoffner
Doctoral Candidate
Troy University
Tom Shuster CPRP
Former Director (Recently Retired)
Ocean City Maryland Recreation and Parks Department
Mr. Hamilton Simons Jones
Principal/Consultant
Converge, LLC
Jennifer Skulski
Principal
Skulski Consulting LLC
Jill Slupe
CEO, Verde Martin, Inc.
Verde Martin is a training firm with offices in Omaha, Denver and Chicago. They teach facility managers how to drive cost recovery for businesses, cities, park districts and non-profits.
Ms Shonnda Smith
Chief Programming Officer
New Orleans Recreation Development Commission
Ryan Snyder
Creative Design & Development Manager
WhiteWater
Ms Patricia Solano
Community Services and Special Transportation Superintendent
City of Riverside
Dr. Fatemeh (Tannaz) Soltani
Visiting Assistant Professor
Western Kentucky University
Ms Tori Spaugh Darensburg
Recreation Facility and Program Supervisor II
City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Anne-Marie Spencer
Corporate Vice President of Marketing & Communications
PlayCore
Ms Lesha Spencer-Brown MPH
Program Manager- Healthy Aging in Parks
National Recreation and Park Association
Mr. Mark Spolidoro
Director, Camp Shriver
Center for Social Development and Education, University of Massachusetts Boston
Robin Steinshnider
Aquatic Services Manager
Dallas Park and Recreation Department
Ms Emily Stevens
Manager of Leisure Services
Lansing Parks and Recreation
Katherine Stokke
Interim Operations Analysis Manager
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Mr. Steve Stoler
Director of Media Relations
City of Plano
Arthur Wendell Stout IV, Ph.D.
New Orleans Paddlewheels
Julia Strehlow
Education, Outreach & Prevention Manager
Chicago Children's Advocacy Center
Dr Jill Sturts
Assistant Professor of Recreation and Leisure
Virginia Wesleyan University
Ms Jennifer Sulentic
Director
U.S. Communities
Ms Molly Sullivan
Certification Manager
NRPA
Jennie Sumrell
Director of Education
PlayCore
Roxanne Sutton
Communications Manager
National Recreation and Park Association
Ms Betty Swinners
Office of Volunteer Services Coordinator
City of Dallas Park and Recreation Department

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Ms Desiree Tabares
Sr. Training & Development Specialist
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Mr. Payam Tabrizian
PhD Student
North Carolina State University
Sheila Taylor
Facility Director of Newton White Mansion and Snow Hill Manor
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Mr. Art Thatcher
Principal
GreenPlay LLC
Ms Ashley Thomas
Founder and Executive Director
Bridge II Sports
Chris Thomas
Director of Marketing
Fountain People/Water Odyssey
Mr. Steven Thompson
Manager III
Dallas Park and Recreation Department
Mr John Todoroff
Program Coordinator
JLA Public Involvement
Mr Matt Toner
CEO
Biba
Mr. Matt Townsend
Management Analyst
City of Wichita, Park & Recreation
Mark Trieglaff
President
Mark is president of Accessibility Consultation and Training Services, Inc. (ACTServices, Inc.) since 2007. The company has extensive experience in the ADA, Universal Design and the Fair Housing Act.
Ms Debbie Trueblood
Executive Director
Illinois Park and Recreation Association
Barbara Tulipane CAE
President & Chief Executive Officer
NRPA
Dot Tuthill
Recreation Program Coordinator
Henderson Parks & Recreation
Mary Tuttle
District-wide Programs Manager
Metro Parks Tacoma

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Jason Urroz
Jason Urroz
Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation - Kids in Parks

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Nicole Van Winkle
Recreation Services Manager
City of Colton
Gina Vaughan
Regional Manager of Historic Properties and Cultural Programs
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Jonathan Vlaming
Associate Superintendent of Planning, Design and Technology
Three Rivers Park District

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J. David Waggonner III, FAIA
Principal
Waggonner and Ball Architects
Dr Gordon Walker
Professor
University of Alberta
Ms Rae Wallace
Marketing Manager
M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County
Ms Beth Waller
Supervisor Schaumburg Park District and Owner of Best Results
Schaumburg Park District
Mr. Shane Wampler
Shane Wampler
City of Omaha
Craig Ward
Recreation Coordinator II - Citywide Sports
Portland Parks & Recreation
Eleanor Warmack CPRP, CAE
Executive Director
Florida Recreation and Park Association
Mr Bahiy Watson
Director
The 1881 School
Keith Watson
Superintendent of Sports
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District
Lakita Watson
Director of Parks and Recreation
Suffolk Parks and Recreation
Bob Wayt
Director of Communications & Outreach
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Ms Addie Weaver
Program and Youth Development Supervisor
City of Kettering Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Mr. Joseph Webb
Director of Park Planning
AECOM Technical Services
Joseph Weber
Assistant Director
Leyden Township Parks & Recreation Department
Brett Weinberger
Asst. Dept. Director of Recreation
East Baton Rouge Recreation & Park Commission
Josh Wells
Senior Management Analyst
Portland Parks & Recreation
Ms Michelle Wells
Executive Director
NC Recreation and Park Association
Mark Westermeier CPRP
Director
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation
Ms Trisha Weston
Senior Services Program Coordinator
City Of Surprise Senior Services
Laura Wetherald
Bureau Chief of Recreation & Administrative Services
Howard County Parks and Recreation
Mr. James Wheeler
Manager, Leisure Services and Aquatics
City and County of San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
Mark White Ph.D.
Deputy Director-Center for Regional Analysis
George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government
Ms Tiffany White
Douglass Park Manager
Champaign Park District
Douglass G. Whiteaker
President and Principal
Water Technology, Inc
Mr Kent Whitehead
Senior Project Manager and Director, Chesapeake and Carolinas Office
The Trust for Public Land, Chesapeake and Carolinas Office
Mr. John Whitmore MAOM, CPRE, AFOI, AFO
Org Dev Mgr
City of Denton
Sonja Wilhelm Stanis
Associate Professor
University of Missouri
Mr. Dietrich Williams
Area Manager
The D.C Department of Recreation
Kevin Williams
Branch Manager
Fairfax County Park Authority
Ms Megan J Williams
Webmaster & Social Media Manager
BREC (Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge)
Ms Shannon Willis
Health and Fitness Special Events Coordinator
City of Mustang Parks and Recreation
Rachelle Wilson
Graduate Student
Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism at San Francisco State university
Mr. Willis Winters
Director
Dallas Park and Recreation Department
Steve Wolter CPRP CPP-I
Executive Director
Eppley Institute of Parks & Public Lands, School of Public Health, Indiana University
Ms Debbie Woodbury
Recreation Facility & Program Supervisor II
City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Ms Priscilla Wright
Program Specialist II
City of Richmond Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities
I-Chun (Nicky) Wu
Assistant Professor
Middle Tennessee State University
Shawn Wyatt
Recreation Centers Director
New Orleans Recreation Development Commission
Maya Wyche
Chief Operating Officer
New Orleans Recreation Development Commission

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Hyunmin Tim Yang
Doctoral Student
Texas A&M University
Ms Nicole Young
Data Analyst, Senior, Accreditation/ADA
City of Atlanta Parks and Recreation
Mr Leon Younger
President
PROS Consulting, Inc .
Mr Jason Yuckenberg
Chief of Staff
DC Dept. of Parks and Recreation

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Mr. Siqi Zhu
Planner
Sasaki Associates
Dr. Jo An M. Zimmermann
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Coordinator for Recreation Administration
Texas State University, Department of Health & Human Performance
Dr Jennifer Zwetsloot
Assistant Professor
Appalachian State University