Parks and Recreation Advisory Board


The Board shall consist of up to three City Councilmembers and up to eight citizen members appointed by the Mayor/City Council and who are residents of the city. The Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson shall be selected by the City Council from the members appointed. The Parks and Recreation Director shall serve as a non-voting, ex-officio member of the Advisory Board. 

Each Advisory Board member shall be appointed to a two-year term. The City Council may remove any Board member at any time with or without cause. Any non-City Council Advisory Board member who fails to attend three consecutive regular meetings shall automatically stand removed.  

MemberAppointed byAppointment Date to Term Expiration
Mr. David RectorMayor Edwards
January 12, 2021 – December 31, 2021

Ms. Anita Bellinger
Councilwoman Rowell
(District 1)
January 14, 2020 – December 31, 2023
Ms. Wanda Ididapo
Councilwoman Gumbs 
(District 2)
January 25, 2022 – December 31, 2025

Mr. Alan Kelly
Councilwoman Willis
(District 3)
January 28, 2020 – December 31, 2023

Ms. Barbara Mostella  

Councilman Sebastian
(District 4)
January 25, 2022 – December 31, 2025
Mr Johnny ClarkCouncilman Reeves
(District 5)
January 28, 2020 – December 31, 2023
Mr. Clyde King 
Councilwoman Williams
(District 6)
January 25, 2022 – December 31, 2025

Mr. Rodney JonesCouncilman Baker
(District 7)
February 11, 2020 – December 31, 2023


The Advisory Board shall assist in the development of the City’s master park plan by making recommendations to the Department of Parks & Recreation regarding the master park plan.


Travis Landrum, Director                                                                                                                                                         Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs                                                                                           [email protected]                                                                                                                                                  470-809-7272


  •  Meetings are held quarterly                                                                                                                                               Meetings are held virtually due to Covid-19.   


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