The Recreation Manager oversees all areas and staff of the Recreation side of our Department. He plans, supervises, directs, and evaluates recreational programs and activities; assists the Director of Parks and Recreation in overall operation of department including, personnel, budgets and departmental management!
A 1989 Graduate of East Carolina University with a BS in Sports Management. Have 24 years of Recreation Experience with municipalities between Greenville, Thomasville and Wilson. I have served as a Program Coordinator, Center Coordinator, Athletic Coordinator, Maintenance Supervisor and currently a Recreation Superintendent. I currently hold my Certified Parks and Recreation Professional Certification and have Diplomas in Supervision and Management from the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia.
Richard serves as the contact for recreation programming concerns, tournament requests, sponsorships, Fleming Stadium rentals and Gillette Soccer Complex facility requests.