• Become a Member of World Urban Parks Today!

    The World Urban Parks (WUP) is a unique international organisation that represents parks, recreation, amenity, cultural, leisure, and related services. WUP membership is required for CPP or CPPI certification.

    To learn more about World Urban Parks, click here »

  • Professional certification demonstrates a commitment to your profession; helps to showcase your skills and experience; and establishes you as a continuous learner. Apply for the Certified Park Professional (CPP), or if you are already certified as a CPP, for the Certified Park Professional International (CPPI) today.

    Click here to view a complete list of all CPPI award recipients »

  • WPA Program of Merit

    As a tertiary institution, is your degree or diploma course of a standard to be endorsed at the international level as a Program of Merit?
    In 2019, the WPA awarded the Universiti Teknologi MARA's Bachelor of Parks and Amenity Management (Honours), the first university to receive recognition as a Program of Merit!

  • How Do You Measure Up?

    Whether you work in urban design, green planning, park and public land management, recreation, landscape architecture, horticulture, or the like, the World Parks Academy's competency framework represents your profession!

    Learn more about CPP competencies »

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  • WPA Webinars

    Participate in monthly webinars and discuss important topics in parks and recreation.

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Sorted by country (7)

AUSTRALIA [CPLP]:

  • Neal Ames
  • Mark Band
  • Shane Bisseker
  • Christopher Brown
  • Mark Corea
  • Sophia Czarkowski
  • Hugh Gardner
  • Clare Johnston
  • Kevin Lowe
  • Andrew Smith
  • Wayne Stuart
  • Ben Thomas
  • Rachel Thorpe
  • Angela Wright

CANADA:

  • Adam Esch
  • Trevor Poth
  • Scott Virgin
  • Chris Ziemski

FRANCE [CPP-F]:

  • Gregory Aymond
  • Pascal Debieu
  • Stephane Delavallade
  • Eve Duval
  • Elisabeth Fournier
  • Pascal Goubier
  • Patrick Lafforgue
  • Cecile Lorillou
  • Roland-Marie Marceron
  • Jean-Marie Rey
  • Jean-Marie Rogel

IRELAND:

  • Mark Finnegan

MEXICO:

  • German Enriquez

NORWAY:

  • Hilde Blokkum
  • Felicitas Heimann
  • Aina Hovden Lunde

SOUTH AFRICA [SA-CPP]:

  • Trevor Emmanuel Maphorogo
  • Bishop Ngobeli
  • Trevor Wright

USA:

  • Shawn Fertitta
  • Robin Grimwade
  • Austin Hochstetler
  • Ross Hoover
  • Kostas Stavrianakis

Sorted by name (24)

A:

  • Neal Ames (CPLP) Australia
  • Gregory Aymond (CPP-F) France

B:

  • Mark Band (CPLP) Australia
  • Shane Bisseker (CPLP) Australia
  • Hilde Blokkum (CPP) Norway
  • Christopher Brown (CPLP) Australia

C:

  • Mark Corea (CPLP) Australia
  • Sophia Czarkowski (CPLP) Australia

D:

  • Pascal Debieu (CPP-F) France
  • Stephane Delavallade (CPP-F) France
  • Eve Duval (CPP-F) France

E:

  • German Enriquez (CPP) Mexico
  • Adam Esch (CPP) Canada

F:

  • Shawn Fertitta (CPP) USA
  • Mark Finnegan (CPP) Ireland
  • Elisabeth Fournier (CPP-F) France

G:

  • Hugh Gardner (CPLP) Australia
  • Pascal Goubier (CPP-F) France
  • Robin Grimwade (CPP) USA

H:

  • Felicitas Heimann (CPP) Norway
  • Austin Hochstetler (CPP) USA
  • Ross Hoover (CPP) USA

I:

J:

  • Clare Johnston (CPLP) Australia

K:

L:

  • Patrick Lafforgue (CPP-F) France
  • Cecile Lorillou (CPP-F) France
  • Kevin Lowe (CPLP) Australia
  • Aina Hovden Lunde (CPP) Norway

M:

  • Emmanuel Maphorogo (SA-CPP) South Africa
  • Roland-Marie Marceron (CPP-F) France

N:

  • Bishop Ngobeli (SA-CPP) South Africa

O:

P:

  • Trevor Poth (CPP) Canada

Q:

R:

  • Jean-Marie Rey (CPP-F) France
  • Jean-Marie Rogel (CPP-F) France

S: 

  • Andrew Smith (CPLP) Australia
  • Kostas Stavrianakis (CPP) USA
  • Wayne Stuart (CPLP) Australia

T:

  • Ben Thomas (CPLP) Australia
  • Rachel Thorpe (CPLP) Australia

U:

V:

  • Scott Virgin (CPP) Canada

W:

  • Angela Wright (CPLP) Australia
  • Trevor Wright (CPP) South Africa

X:

Y:

Z:

  • Chris Ziemski (CPP) Canada