Bill Parks’ connection to Seattle is deep and longstanding. A fifth generation native of Seattle, he was born and raised in the Wallingford neighborhood and educated in Seattle Public schools. In 1981 he graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Construction Management and formed William N Parks Construction Co., Inc. Bill’s work consistently combines on-the-job experience with innovative ideas gathered from travel, personal study and the world of art. He aspires to improve Seattle as it continues to grow and become more densely populated. Bill’s development ideas are deeply influenced by his ten years spent living on a houseboat in Portage bay where he experienced a tight-knit community resulting from the layout and design of houseboats. The vision of community is apparent in his work. Bill Parks’ not only has an active and creative imagination he also possesses the rare ability to translate vision into tangible reality.
*Bill currently resides with his wife and two children in the Ravenna neighborhood.