Winston-Salem Recreation and Parks Leisure Team

Meet the Winston-Salem Recreation and Parks Leisure Team. Below is a brief description of responsibilities and an e-mail address that allows you to contact each person directly. Please read the job descriptions to aid in delivering your comments, questions, and concerns to the appropriate person.


  Name - E-mail   Telephone (336)
  Tim Grant Linda Harrison Emerald Bowman Robin Heather
Tim Grant Director 734-1210
  Tim oversees the Recreation programs, facilities, and staff. Tim also serves as staff advisor for the Recreation and Parks Commission.
  Linda Harrison Administrative Secretary 734-1213
  Linda serves as the Administrative Secretary for the department. Her duties include handling reservations for Corpening Plaza, Grace Court, and the issuance of block party applications. Linda is also the department's Human Resources liaison.
  Emerald Bowman Senior Community Educator 734-1221
  Emerald's duties include marketing and special events management/coordination for the department. She also assists with program evaluation and enhancement.
  Chuck Webster Office Assistant 734-1219
  Chuck's duties include greeting citizens, answering departmental calls, and picnic shelter reservations.
  Heather Herrin  Project Planner  
  The Project Planner duties include design and construction project management.
  Robin Kirby  Accounting Technician  734-1218
  This position handles the accounts payable and revenue accounting functions for the department. She will also assist with the processing of picnic shelter reservation service requests.
  William Royston Renata Owens Dick Butler Todd Barr
William L. Royston Park Superintendent 397-7908
  William oversees the maintenance division of recreation and parks.
  Renata Owens Recreation Administrative Manager  
  Renata oversees the department's budget, Capital Plan, Fiscal Management, and special projects.
  Dick Butler Athletics Supervisor 734-1212
  Dick oversees the operation of the city's pools, Salem Lake, and Hobby Park. He administers volleyball and city-county golf tournaments. Dick is also charged with coordinating the use of soccer fields.
  Todd Barr Athletics Supervisor 734-1216
  Todd oversees the operation of the Joe White Tennis Center and coordinates softball, flag football, dodgeball, and special department projects. He also schedules the use of unlighted and lighted softball fields.
    Rob Evans Ralph Mason Gary
  Victoria Fulton Bethabara Park Supervisor 924-8191
  Oversees the operation of Historic Bethabara Park. Duties include planning the special activities that begin in April and run through November.
  Rob Evans Park Ranger  
  Officer Evans patrols the parks, ensuring user safety. He also enforces shelter reservations.
  Ralph Mason Park Ranger  
  Officer Mason patrols the parks, ensuring user safety. He also enforces shelter reservations.
Gary Lash District Supervisor  
  This position oversees the operation of 17 recreation centers throughout the city, and also coordinates citywide recreation center events.

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