Our partners come from many disciplines and include public agencies, private businesses, schools, and more! Our common goal is to give children more opportunities outdoors. 

Complete Partner List 

Become a Partner 

We would love to have you join us as a partner! If you are interested in attending an Executive Committee meeting, please contact us! 


Partners are asked to do the following:

  • Share MVLNCI information with your contacts
  • Participate in our Summits, Education Sessions, and Networking Events as you are able
  • Keep your agency’s information up to date in our database annually.

Partners can become more involved by: 

  • Offering workshops and educational programming at our events
  • Assisting with events
  • Joining the Executive Committee 
  • Chair Projects
  • Send your event info to MVLNCI for advertisement to our Partners

  Fill Out This Survey to Become A Partner! Agencies only. We are no longer accepting individuals.

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Executive Committee

Doug Horvath, Five Rivers MetroParks

Cinda Hanbuch-Pinkerton, Miami County Park District

Diane Acton Johnson, Miami Valley Child Development Centers 

Katy Lucas, Centerville-Washington Park District

Abbey Pettiford, Dayton Children’s Hospital

Meredith L. Florkey, Ohio Naturally

The MVLNCI collaborative engages and empowers our community to make time and create access for outdoor exploration, play and learning.

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