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Rob Uppencamp

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Senior Environmental Scientist, ARCADIS U.S., Inc. What neighborhood do you live in? Bates-Hendricks Neighborhood What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? I’m going to have to say the southeast side, specifically my neighborhood. It is one of the most, if not the most, active neighborhoods in the city. To quote a recent post I read from KIB, “Some … Read more

Ryan Sapp

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: I work as an investment analyst for J.P. Morgan. We provide investment solutions for high net-worth individuals in Indiana. What neighborhood do you live in? My wife and I have live with our golden retriever, in the Lockerbie Square neighborhood.  What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?  I love strolling over to City Market on Wednesdays for the … Read more

Jessica Leck

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Certified Personal Trainer & Fitness Instructor, YMCA of Indianapolis What neighborhood do you live in? Emerson Heights How long have you supported Keep Indianapolis Beautiful?  I adopted my block about 7 years ago.   I’ve participated in numerous Great Indy Clean-ups. Why do you support KIB? I’ve always felt strongly about litter and I was so happy to discover that … Read more

Brittany Smith

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Yelp Indy Senior Community Manager What neighborhood do you live in? Fletcher Place  What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? Monument Circle – I have a reputation of taking out-of-towners around the Circle as many times as possible when they visit – what a show off, right? This space is a  HUGE opportunity for our community. I can’t … Read more

Lynne Lynch

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position:     Supervision/Marion County Public Health Department/Housing & Neighborhood Health What neighborhood do you live in? Berkshire Woods in Wayne Township  What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?    Downtown  How long have you supported Keep Indianapolis Beautiful?     Approximately 16 years–Wow!!!  Why do you support KIB?     So many reasons because all of the wonderful projects and programs that … Read more