Parks & Recreation Board


Meetings take place at 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday in February, April, June, August, October and December. Meetings are held in the Community Room of the Municipal Court/Parks and Recreation Administration Building, 301 Century Parkway.

Agendas and minutes

Current meeting agendas are posted 72 hours prior to meetings on the City meeting calendar. Sign up for NotifyMe to receive meeting notices with a link to the agenda.

Meetings minutes are available in the online open records portal.

Board Members

Place Number
Board Members
Term Expiration Date
Place No. 1
Karen Simpson
Sept. 30, 2023
Place No. 2
Geoben Johnson III, Chair
Sept. 30, 2024
Place No. 3
Terrance Thomas
Sept. 30, 2023
Place No. 4
Jill Kelley Sept. 30, 2024
Place No. 5
Phillip Brewer
Sept. 30, 2023
Place No. 6
John Holley, Vice Chair
Sept. 30, 2024
Place No. 7
Luke Hollingsworth, Secretary
Sept. 30, 2023
City Council Liaison Ben Trahan N/A


The Parks and Recreation Board advises the City Council and Parks and Recreation director on matters related to parks and recreation programs. Contact Parks and Recreation Director Kate Meacham at 214.509.4700 for more information.