Parks Board


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • First Thursday of each month

Agendas, Packets, and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.
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  • Gloria Jones, Place 1 - Chair
  • Michael Kelly, Place 2
  • Teresa Thomason, Place 3 - Vice Chair
  • Rick Kenyon, Place 4
  • Jodi Seay, Place 5
  • Ann Handren, Place 6
  • Ike Winfield, Place 7
  • Vacant, Place 8 (alternate)
  • Mark Mayer, Place 9 (alternate)
  • Firoz Vohra, Place 10 (alternate)

Staff Representatives

  • Gary Sims, Executive Director of Community Services
  • Chuck Jennings, Director of Parks & Recreation
  • Kari Biddix, Parks Development Manager
  • Clayton Litton, Park Superintendent 


  • Advise the Town Council and staff in policy matters regarding parks and recreation: goals, objectives and programs. 
  • Assist the Town Council and staff in the planning process: parks and recreation programs.
  • Promote parks and recreation participation.
  • Assist the Town Council and staff in the recruitment of volunteers.
  • Advise the Town Council and staff regarding policies, services and programs provided or sponsored by the community services department.
  • Advise the Town Council and staff regarding revenues and expenditures from dedicated funding sources created to support the community services department.
  • Promote the benefits of community services' facilities, programs and activities, and when necessary, solicit public volunteer assistance.


For additional information, please email Gary Sims or call 972.874.6341