Main Attractions
GRPA Senior Section State Talent Show ...
08/02/2014
Deadline to submit Proposed Rule Changes for 2015...
08/08/2014
George F. Harris Executive Management Institute - Module I...
08/12/2014 - 08/14/2014
State Athletic Committee Meeting...
09/10/2014 - 09/11/2014
Fall Board of Trustees Meetings...
09/15/2014 - 09/17/2014
 
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Upcoming Events/Meetings
GRPA Senior Section State Talent Show ...
08/02/2014
District 6 Meeting...
08/06/2014
District 1 Meeting...
08/06/2014
Deadline to submit Proposed Rule Changes for 2015...
08/08/2014
District 2 Banquet...
08/13/2014
George F. Harris Executive Management Institute - Module I...
08/12/2014 - 08/14/2014
District 3 Meeting...
08/27/2014
 
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2013 GRPA Agencies
of the Year

150,001 & Over - Columbus Parks and Recreation Department

80,001 - 150,000 - Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department 

50,001 - 80,000 - Alpharetta Recreation and Parks Department 

20,001 - 50,000 - Carrollton Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department 

Under 20,000 - Bremen Parks and Recreation Department

GRPA Board of Trustees

Officers
PositionMember NameAgency
President Lisa Cherry, CPRE, Deputy Director Alpharetta Recreation and Parks Department
President-Elect Michael Brantley, CPRP, Parks Division Director Cherokee Recreation and Park Agency
Vice-President Missy Bailey, CPRP, Recreation Division Manager Gainesville Parks and Recreation Agency
Secretary/Treasurer Robby Newton, CPRP, Parks Manager Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Department
Past-President Detrick Stanford, CPRP, Director Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department
 
Trustees
PositionMember NameAgency
Citizen Trustee Fred Williams, Retired Roswell
Citizen Trustee Wayne Gay, CPRP, Retired Dublin
Professional Trustee Wendy Collins, Recreation Coordinator Cobb P.A.R.K.S.
Professional Trustee Steve Card, CPRP, Director Dalton Parks and Recreation Department
Professional Trustee Katie Troline, CPRE, Superintendent of Recreation Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic and Cultural Affairs Department
Professional Trustee Craig Potter, CPRP, Director Cusseta-Chattahoochee County Parks and Recreation Department
 
District Commissioners
PositionMember NameAgency
District 1 Commissioner Randy Spivey, CYSA, Athletic Superintendent Dublin-Laurens County Recreation Authority
District 2 Commissioner Steve Mellinger, CYSA, Athletics, Construction & Special Projects Program Manager Glynn County Recreation and Parks Department
District 3 Commissioner Fran Stalter, CYSA, Health, Wellness & Community Events Manager Albany Recreation and Parks Department
District 4 Commissioner T.J. Imberger, CPSI, Superintendent of Parks Spalding County Parks and Recreation Department
District 5 Commissioner Kim Watt, CPRP, Tourism Director/Recreation Coordinator Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department
District 6 Commissioner Greg White, Director Decatur Active Living
District 7 Commissioner Colt Green, CPRP, Director Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department
 
Section Chairs
PositionMember NameAgency
Administrators Section Chair Tina Fleming, CYSA, Parks and Recreation Operations Division Director Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Department
Aquatic Section Chair Kristin Strickland, Retired Retired
Athletic Section Chair Jeff Fussell, CYSA, Recreation Manager Sumter County Parks and Recreation Department
Cultural Arts Section Chair Kimberly Flores, CPRP, Fundraising and Volunteer Coordinator Kennesaw Parks and Recreation Department
Facilities & Grounds Section Chair Dan Magee, Director Butts County Department of Leisure Services
Minority Section Chair Emmanuel Rainey, Center Manager College Park Recreation Department
Outdoor Section Chair Dr. Mark Patterson, Conservation Parks District Operations Coordinator Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Department
Planning, Design & Development Section Chair Maurice McDowell, Planning and Development Projects Coordinator Augusta Recreation, Parks, Facilities Department
Programmers Section Chair Holli Browder, CPRP, Assistant Director Columbus Parks and Recreation Department
Senior Adults Section Chair Chris Williams, Program Director Bacon County Senior Adult Center
Students & Young Professionals Section Chair Ben McDaniel, CPRP, Athletic Coordinator Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department
Therapeutic Section Chair Reggie Ammons, CTRS, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Henry County Parks and Recreation Department
 
NRPA Representative
PositionMember NameAgency
NRPA Representative Dr. James Worsley, CPRE, CTRS, Director Columbus Parks and Recreation Department