Parks Board


The Commission is the policy making board operating and maintaining the Parks and Recreation system of Jackson County. Members should have a basic knowledge of Jackson County Parks or specific knowledge of one or more of its facilities.

The commission is an 11-member board comprised of three county commissioners, who serve concurrently on the county parks board and fair board, and eight at-large park board members to be appointed by the County Commission.

Jackson County Board of Commissioner Appointees:
Position Member/Appointee Term Expiration
At-Large David Elwell 12/2023
At-Large Kenny Price 12/2023
At-Large Jim Videto 12/2023
At-Large Janelle Merritt 11/2024
At-Large Michael Way 12/2024
At-Large Crystal Pfeifer 12/2025
At-Large Kelly Grygiel 12/2025
At-Large Geoff Snyder 12/2025
Commissioner Tony Bair 1/2024
Commissioner Margie Walz 1/2025
Commissioner James E. Shotwell, Jr. (Steve) 1/2026

Agendas & Minutes

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