Boards and Commissions Membership

Board/Commision
Metropolitan Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
Authorization
Ordinance (10-1-2-1)
Meeting Time/Location
First Tuesday of every month, 11:00 AM. The location is posted on the web each month once it is determined where the meeting will be held.
Purpose
10-1-2-2 The Board is hereby established for the following purposes:
(A) To keep itself informed of city parks and recreation needs and to serve as a forum for public discussion.
(B) To encourage the greatest use of parks and recreation programs including cooperation with other agencies and organizations which are involved in providing recreation services for the public good.
('74 Code, 11-15-2) (Ord. 9-1979)
Composition
10-1-2-3
(A) The Mayor of the city, with the advice and consent of the Council, shall appoint an eleven- member Board. In making these appointments, consideration should be given to the City Parks and Recreation Department's relationship with the University of New Mexico, the Bernalillo County Parks and Recreation Department and the Albuquerque Public Schools.
(B) All terms of members of the Board shall be for three years, ending September 30, and staggered as to the year of termination.
(C) Except as provided in 10-1-2-1 et seq., the qualifications, appointment and conduct of the member of the Board and any of its subcommittees and the organizational structure of the Board and its subcommittees shall be governed by 2-6-1-1 et seq.
('74 Code, 11-15-3) (Ord. 9-1979; Am. Ord. 48-1982; Am. Ord. 73-1986)

10-1-2-4
(A) The Board shall recommend to the Mayor policies for overall development of the park system to include plans for additional parks and recreation facilities involving the joint-use concept with the Albuquerque Public School System and ways and means of financing improvements.
(B) The Board shall meet at least quarterly, and may hold additional meetings at its discretion.
(C) The Board shall conduct open public meetings and give reasonable notice of such meetings.
(D) The Board may form such subcommittees as are necessary from the public at large to make recommendations to the Board in order to carry out the assigned responsibilities of the Board. A member of the Board shall serve as Chairperson of any subcommittees formed under the provisions of this division.
Current Membership
RepresentingName
Term
1.
Council District 1Mr. John D Whitson
09/30/2019
2.
Council District 2Mrs. Haley C Kadish
09/30/2019
3.
Council District 3Mr. Louis M. Romero
09/30/2015
4.
Council District 4Ms. Roxanne A. Turley
09/30/2016
5.
Council District 5Mr. Ted O Humphreys
09/30/2017
6.
Council District 6Ms. Susan Michie-Maitlen
09/30/2017
7.
Council District 7Vacant
8.
Council District 8Mr. David W Turner
09/30/2018
9.
Council District 9Mr. Dan C. Wilkinson, Sr
09/30/2016
10.
At LargeMr. John A. Myers
09/30/2017
11.
At LargeMs. Janet L. Harrington
09/30/2017
Contact: BobbieJo Garcia, (505) 768-5395