Parks & Recreation Advisory Board

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The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board was established by Chapter 22 of the County Code.


The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has 7 members who serve 4-year terms, and a Board of Education representative and a County Commissioner representative.

MembersDate AppointedTerm Expiration
Mark CasciaJanuary 1, 2012December 31, 2023
Laurie DalzielJuly 11, 2018December 31, 2023
Leigh Darrell DillonDecember 10, 2019December 31, 2024
Shawna FachetJanuary 1, 2017December 31, 2020
Paul LombardoMarch 26, 2019December 31, 2024
Vicki PaulasMay 8, 2018December 31, 2022
Phil StarkeyJuly 24, 2019December 31, 2024
Matthew TumaJanuary 1, 2021December 31, 2024

 - Board of Education Representative

Jim Moran, County Commissioner Liaison Representative

Philip Dumenil, County Commissioner Alternate Representative


The Board advises the Department of Parks and Recreation and the County Commissioners on all questions of general policy relating to parks and public recreation in the County. The Board also advises the department as to matters of general policy and direction and, when appropriate, brings matter of public interest to the attention of the Department and County Administration. This Board also sets fees and charges for all those properties, programs and activities supervised or controlled by the Department of Parks and Recreation.