New York State
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.
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)
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.
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.