Parks Project Contributors

Thank you to the following individuals and organizations that have helped make the Parks Project possible:

Special Thanks:

  • Jay Kolbet-Clausell along with Reno Sparks Neighborhoods, Code for Reno (helped with initial Reno parks map), and Reno Tracks (technical assistance) for creating the park directory map and helping to get photos of the parks. Click here to learn more about the making of this awesome park map. Jay also created the icon generator widget on the park pages.  

  • Michon Eben from Reno-Sparks Indian Colony for consultation and guidance on preservation laws and Reno-Sparks Indian Colony history. 

  • Mitch Markey from Reno-Sparks Indian Colony for the construction of the Indigenous Tribes of Truckee Meadows Map.

  • Nate Tippie for helping with website fixes. 

  • Kelsey McCutcheon Fitzgerald for advice and guidance on the site.

  • Open Data Reno (inspired the project and created first working model)

    • Jeremy Murray, Developer Washoe County Community Services Department Code for Reno Team Captain

    • Jay Kolbet-Clausell, Researcher

    • George Spark-Stahl, Developer

    • Dylan Kuhn, Developer (At Reno Tracks) RenoTracks Power Up | Devpost

    • Monica Thompson, Hack 4 Reno Organizer

    • Kendall Masuko, Realtor

    • Stephanie Chen, Health Educator with Washoe County 

  • Jay Kolbet-Clausell for web development time, effort, expertise, and insight​

History Research:

  • Jill Richardson 

  • Patti Posten 

  • Catherine Schmidt 

  • Elizabeth Francis

  • Patti Bernard and Nevada Women's History Project for the history compilation of Nevada women.

  • Kimberly Cruz

  • Caitlin Amburgey

  • Cara Schaefer

  • Jody Covington

Biodiversity Content:

  • Brianna Raggio

  • Bridget Mulkerin

  • Ellen Wilson 

  • Aramee Diethelm  

  • Emma Steer 

  • Erica Derby

  • Faviola Rodriguez

  • Sarah Epstein

  • Tyler Morris

  • Meghan Anderson

  • Miranda Sanford 

  • Jill Katz

  • Micah Beck

  • Victoria Wrubel

  • Regina Hockett

  • Alejandra Garcia

  • Caron Tayloe

  • Emma Wynn

  • Camille Verendia

  • Tessa Putz

  • Skylar Jones

  • Sara Monks

  • James Hada


  • Ernest Ross

  • Jill Katz

  • Miranda Sanford

  • Lurana Cancilla

  • Jessica Andreone

  • Brianna Raggio

  • Bridget Mulkerin

  • Jim Morefield

  • Emma Wynn

  • Alex Shahbazi

  • Jill Richardson

  • Jay Kolbet-Clausell ​

  • Kendall Masuko

  • Matt DeBray

  • Daniel Hill

  • Matt Munoz

  • Jane Parrish

  • Lindsey ReBell

  • Kayleigh Dearstyne

  • Cara Schaefer

  • Caitlin Amburgey

  • Danny Whitaker

  • Kristina Lee

  • Rachel Carroll

  • Rachel Dunn

  • Camille Verendia

  • Alayna Wood

Editing, Admin Tasks, & Misc. Assistance

  • Jackie Meyer 

  • Jean McGuire 

  • Mary Clements  

  • Chantel Dominguez

  • Dominique Dixon 

  • Alayna Wood

  • Jill Katz 

  • Spencer Cox

  • Rachel Carroll

  • Karly Bristol

The Parks Project was created and established by Haley McGuire and developed and designed by Alex Shahbazi with the help of the above contributors.

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Protecting & enhancing our communities' livability through public engagement, education, and the sustainability of our parks, open spaces, and trails.


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