Layne Elliott

Program Manager
Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands

Reseach Associate
Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies

laynelli@indiana.edu
(812) 855-0899
IU Research Park, Suite 101

Education
  • Indiana University, M.S. in Recreation, 2016
  • Indiana University, B.S. in Kinesiology, 1991
Courses
  • Tourism Planning for Park and Recreation Agencies Certificate Program
Background
  • Project Manager: 2017 Indiana Trails Study. Funded by Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission, Greenways Foundation, George and Francis Ball Foundation, and Indiana University School of Public Health. March 2016-June 2018
  • Interpretive Park Guide, Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, National Park Service, 2015-2016
  • Eppley Institute - Project Support Staff/Research Assistant, 2015-2016
  • Indiana University Credit Union - Branch Manager/Branch Supervisor/Member Service Representative/Teller Manager
Research Interests

Mr. Elliott works to research and promote the positive impact of parks, trails, and natural areas on community and environmental health, economic vitality, and conservation attitudes.

Resource Management
Recreation Management
Public Engagement

Selected Publications

Wolter, S., Elliott, L., Ramos, W., Smiley, A., Suhaibani, S. (2018). Summary report: 2017 Indiana trails study. Bloomington, IN. Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands, Indiana University.

Wolter, S., Elliott, L., Depper, G. (2018). Wabash Park Department 2018-2022 Master Plan. Bloomington, IN. Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands, Indiana University.

Wolter, S., Elliott, L., Depper, G. (2018). Monroe County Parks & Recreation Department 2018-2022 Master Plan. Bloomington, IN. Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands, Indiana University.