Parks & Recreation Board


  • 5:30 pm
  • 2nd Monday of every month
  • Gainesville Civic Center Board Room
    830 Green Street NE
    Gainesville, GA 30501

Parks & Recreation Board Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 

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This board was established as a legally separate entity through a special election in 1924, held pursuant to the Georgia Code of 1922, 69-6 et seq., now codified as O.C.G.A. 36-64-1. The board operates pursuant to this Code. The Board consists of nine members appointed by the Mayor subject to approval by the Council. The term of office is five years.

Contact Information

For additional information contact Kate Mattison, Director of the Parks and Recreation Agency, or call 770-531-2680.

Parks & Recreation Board Members

Appointment Appointee
Chair Kingsley Peeples
Vice Chair John Simpson
Secretary/Treasurer Kristin Daniel
Member Jerry Castleberry
Member Susan J. Daniell
Member Cooper Embry
Member Alex Murray
Member Chris Romberg
Member Robert Washington
City Council Ex-Officio Member Juli Clay