The Parks and Recreation Commission is a citizen group formed to advise the Mayor and the City Council on Parks and Recreation matters of long-range and citywide importance. Citizen participation is encouraged in all Commission business, and the Commission is often sought out by the public as a place to voice their concerns and opinions. The members of the Commission serve staggered, three-year terms. Member must:

  • Possess a strong interest in and have knowledge about the Saint Paul Parks and Recreation system.
  • Attend monthly meetings in addition to serving on subcommittees and task forces.
  • Represent the Commission in its dealings with City departments, citizen groups, and outside agencies.

2021-2025 Department Strategic Plan Bylaws

Parks and Recreation Commission Members

Glaser-Kelly, Jazmin - Chair
Montez, Antonio - Vice Chair
Chamberlain, Sara
Espinosa, Rafael
Deering, Jonathan
Paschal, Lucas
Liban, Mohamad
Khang, Choua 
Erickson, Eric
Interested in joining the Parks and Recreation Commission? Apply Online

Parks and Recreation Commission Virtual Meetings

  • Regular meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month from 6:30pm-8:00pm. 
  • Click here to join the meeting or, join by phone:
    • Call in number: 612-315-7905
    • Phone Conference ID: 303488604#  
  • Meeting materials will be posted online the Friday before the meeting.
  • Please mute your microphone during the meeting. 
  • Visitors will be asked to identify themselves on the call in lieu of a physical sign-in sheet.
  • Public comments can be submitted by email with “PRC PUBLIC COMMENT” in the subject line. Comments and materials submitted by 12pm the day before the meeting will be provided to the Parks and Recreation Commission for their review.
  • Subscribe online to stay updated on monthly meeting alerts.
  • Regular business meetings of the Parks and Recreation Commission are open to the public. If special accommodations are required, please contact:

D'Marie Weddington
Ph: 651-266-6403

Last Edited: January 7, 2022