Bob Parks | Writer & Editor | Brattleboro, Vermont
Bob Parks (@bobparks) writes long-form stories on inventors, design, and energy innovations for Bloomberg Businessweek, Wired, Popular Science, and Runner's World. He's a correspondent for Wired, having worked as an editor at the magazine for five years. His book, Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things in Garages, Basements, and Backyards (O'Reilly Media), contains profiles of one hundred creators of amateur and weekend engineering projects. Selected magazine articles here.
Outside of his writing, Parks coaches an elementary school team in cross country and participates in New England road races (2:54, Boston Marathon, 2014). He lives in Brattleboro, Vermont with his wife, son, and daughter.