New York State
Recreation & Park Society


2022-2023 NYSRPS Executive Board Positions Open!

The NYSRPS Executive Board is pleased to announce the call for nominations. Do you have a passion for the park and recreation industry and want to make a difference in the lives of your fellow professionals? Consider joining the NYSRPS Executive Board.

Open Vacancies:

President-Elect (one-year term)

Treasurer (two-year term)

VP of Programs and Services (two-year term)

Region II Representative (three-year term)

Region III Representative (three-year term)

What is the commitment?

The upcoming NYSRPS Executive Board term is June 1, 2022 - May 31, 2023.  Meetings are held six (6) times a year (June, August, October, December, February and April), although special meetings are called, as needed.  The exact in-person meeting calendar is yet to be determined, but we expect to continue most meetings via Zoom, to save time and travel expenses.  

As a member of the Executive Board you have a voice in leading the State Society in affairs that directly impact park and recreation professionals including professional development, public policy, communications / public awareness, resource development, awards and recognition, just to name a few.

Do I need prior Board experience?

For most Board positions you do not need prior experience on a board, but it is helpful. Full orientation, training and continued support is provided. The major prerequisite is a desire to serve and contribute ideas and a fresh perspective. 

Interested in Serving or Know Someone Who Might Be Perfect?

The attached Executive Board Nomination Packet gives a full description of regions (and counties they encompass), and all Executive Board positions and respective requisites and responsibilities.

The deadline for applying is January 25th, 2022

New York State Recreation & Park Society  501 C3 Not-for-Profit Organization

19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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