About Us

“Thank you, Parkitects, for understanding the special needs of our students with autism.”

— Susan Buckler, Director, Center for Spectrum Services

The Parkitects Team

Collaborative.  Inventive.  Responsive.  Imaginative.  

Ben Frasier

Project Manager – Western NY, CPSI

Karen “KJ” O’Connor

Project Manager – Central NY, CPSI

Leore Kushner

Project Manager – Eastern NY

Brian Bethke

Designer & Field Inspector, CPSI

Lynn Mason

Landscape Architect, CPSI

Sara Emery

Sales Support Specialist

Nathan Emery

Construction Coordination & Field Service, CPSI

Lynn Green

Order Entry Clerk

Our Design Philosophy

Parkitects, Inc. specializes in inclusive and participatory design that integrates structure and landscape into complex and playful site designs.

Our guiding philosophy is that every community, regardless of size or circumstance, deserves beautiful places to play.

Our Happy Clients Include


Select client list:

  • Ithaca City Schools
  • Penfield Central School District
  • Center for Discovery
  • Mason’s Mission
  • BOCES of NYS
  • Town of Wilton
  • Town of Orchard Park
  • City of Schenectady
  • City of Syracuse Parks & Recreation
  • Niagara County Parks
  • NYS Parks
  • Fort Drum