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[Board of Directors]

Green Broad Ripple, Inc. is a recently formed organization. Its Board of Directors is currently comprised of four members. Passionate, dedicated and energetic, each is directly involved with creating new initiatives to further the Mission to make Broad Ripple Village a more livable and sustainable community.

To enhance the Greater Broad Ripple Community by promoting a healthful, productive, and fulfilling quality of life through; community education, promotion of “Reduce-Reuse-Recycle” practices, and development of a neighborhood “Town Plan” toward a more sustainable future.

Neal Bennett
Title:  President
Bio:  Neal is a scientist. He uses his expertise about nature to design urban sustainable systems. He co-founded GBR in 2007 because he is passionate about sustainability achieved through community awareness and activism.
Employer:  Butler, Fairman & Seufert Civil Engineers
Morgan Bennett
Title:  Vice President
Bio:  Morgan is passionate about our local and global environment and hopes to bring about a safe, healthy and sustainable community. She believes that by increasing the quality of your environment, you will increase the quality of your life.
Brenda Rising-Moore
Title:  Treasurer
Bio:  Brenda came to Broad Ripple via Canada, swiftly settling into Hoosier speak…much to her English mum’s dismay. From her first office on Carrollton Ave. in 1977, she helped build the foundation and handled the finances for over ˝ dozen successful small businesses, including her own Union Jack Pub. She now enjoys volunteering these skills to Green Broad Ripple, Inc.—focusing on the dream of full stream recycling in our community and implementing bike corrals and “complete streets” on Broad Ripple Avenue. If a picture is worth a thousand words, an environmentally responsible Broad Ripple Village will be a living library. Make it happen!
Mary Beth Mullens
Title:  Secretary and Marketing
Bio:  Mary Beth is a graphic designer for a promotional products company on the west side of Indianapolis. She moved to Indianapolis from Chicago 9 years ago, and now owns a house in the SoBro neighborhood. She lends her designs skills to GBR by managing their marketing, facebook and website. She also puts her zest for organization to good use as Secretary of the group. She is excited to be involved with Green Broad Ripple and to make a difference in the community.
Corrina Thompson
Bio:  Corrina Thompson is a health coach by profession and works near the pyramids at 86th and Michigan. She spends the rest of her time living and playing in Broad Ripple. She is passionate about the environment and giving back to the community through service. In addition to sitting on the GBR board she is a director for the Indiana Recycling Coalition.
“Love 46220!” – Corrina Thompson

Candace Glass
Bio:  Candace first planted roots in Broad Ripple in the 1970's. She seeks wisdom from ancient hardwood trees and learns life lessons in the garden. She thrives on building community through tending the Earth.
"Savor this beautiful day, with an abundance of blossoms and blue skies. See you soon." C.
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