Linda Horne, Vice-Chair
Term Length: April 15, 2014 - December 1, 2018
Cathy Thorburn, Secretary
Term Length: June 19, 2010 - May 1, 2020
DeLois Wilson, Member
Term Length: February 17, 2015 - February 17, 2018
Conan Malmer, Member
Term Length: April 23, 2013 - April 20, 2019
Ashanti Harris, Member Term Length - March 21, 2017 - July 1, 2020
Ben Connor Barrie, Member Term Length - March 21, 2017 - July 1, 2020
Kurt Kohlmann, Member Term Length - March 21, 2017 - July 1, 2020
The Parks and Recreation Commission is appointed by City Council to "ensure recreational programs and opportunities are afforded all citizens, by encouraging public-private partnerships between the City, local businesses, organizations, neighborhoods, Washtenaw County, and neighboring townships and by encouraging volunteerism." The goal of the Recreation Commission is to seek sustainable alternatives and methods for making recreational programming available to the citizens of the City of Ypsilanti.
If you are interested in serving on the Commission, please fill out our online interest form. For more information contact the Planning Department at 734-483-9646.