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Linda Buckley

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Volunteer for the Peace and Nature Garden at The Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center What neighborhood do you live in? Woods and Meadows on the Southside What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? Garfield Park on the Southside of Indianapolis is my “Central Park”. I love the Conservatory, the Sunken Gardens, and the park itself. How long … Read more

Shea Rodriguez-Kinney

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: I am a senior at IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design and my focus is on Printmaking. What neighborhood do you live in? I live in a southwest neighborhood of Indianapolis called West Indy, or also known as “The Hill”. What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? I would have to say the most inspiring place in … Read more

Cathy Hartman

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Rolls-Royce North America, Supply Chain Purchasing – Customer Service What neighborhood do you live in?  Avon in Hendricks County What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis?  Downtown Indianapolis How long have you supported Keep Indianapolis Beautiful?  3yrs. What impact do you feel that the work with KIB has on the community?  Working with KIB helps the people living … Read more

Daniel Marquez

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Founder and Director of ENGINE Initiative (ENGINE is an acronym for Engaging Next Generations In Neighborhoods Everywhere.) What neighborhood do you live in? I live in the Hawthorne community on the Near Westside of Indianapolis. What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? My community is probably the most inspiring place in Indianapolis for me, primarily because of the … Read more

Kevin Banich

Occupation/Company/Organization/Position: Roncalli High School Freshmen Football Coach and History Teacher What neighborhood do you live in? Roncalli High School is located in Indianapolis What is the most inspiring place in Indianapolis? I believe that the most inspiring place in Indianapolis is the Medal of Honor Memorial located on the Canal Walk. It is a humbling and inspiring place to read … Read more