Nick is a designer and maker with extensive experience in commercial and residential woodworking and fabrication. Prior to pursuing his passion for the trades, Nick studied sustainable design and economics at IUPUI and worked for a decade in corporate leadership. Nick enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs, exploring the great outdoors, and playing bass for several local bands.
Ginny Zimmerman is an Experience Coordinator with Fishers Parks. A born Hoosier, she graduated in 2009 from Indiana University (South Bend) with a degree in Mass Communications and minor in Fine Arts. She is a military spouse and mother to 3 energetic boys. She has developed a variety of skills in her experience as a customer service specialist, preschool teacher, gymnastics instructor, and bartender. She has spent the last 3 years here at Fishers Parks as an Event Coordinator at Saxony Hall. Ginny looks forward to developing unique experiences through classes and programs for all members of the family to get busy with their hands and helping the City of Fishers become a place where Makers can cultivate a broader connection to their community.
Justin graduated from Ohio State University with a degree in Theater Design and Technology. Justin has experience in woodwork, metalwork, and CNC from years of designing and fabricating sets for organizations at the Actors Theater of Louisville, Carolina Ballet, and Cirque du Soleil. Justin recently moved to Indiana and enjoys spending time with his wife and new baby.
Daniel Shepherd is a California transplant who was drawn to Indy by the racing industry. While working toward a degree in motorsports engineering at IUPUI, Daniel started a 3D printing and design engineering business to help hone his skills and build a body of work. Daniel enjoys putting his knowledge and experience to work at Fishers Maker Playground to help members bring their ideas to life.
Cassy Coha is a graduate of Herron School of Art and Design at IUPUI with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, focusing on Furniture Design and Sculpture. She enjoys experimenting with functional design involving different materials - primarily focusing on fiber, wood, acrylic, and metals. She also loves following the local music scene and has been involved in Girls Rock! Indianapolis for the past six years. Cassy is excited to be a part of the Maker Playground and is looking forward to building a relationship with the Fishers maker community!