Parks & Recreation Commission


Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 5:30 pm 
at 136 Northpoint Avenue, High Point


Council Liaison: Monica Peters 


The Parks & Recreation Commission is an advisory body comprised of nine members appointed by the High Point City Council. Appointments to the Parks & Recreation Commission are ward specific. Members serve as representatives of the community and as advocates for various programs, facilities, and staff for recreation-related services.

Members are appointed to three-year terms and are eligible for reappointment to an additional three-year term.


Parks & Recreation Commission Members

Commission Member Ward   Address Term Ends
Marshall Newsome At-Large   1728 Lamb Avenue
High Point, NC 27260
July 1, 2021
Ed Price At-Large   914 Northshore Court
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2020
Gloria Halstead At-Large   901 Johnson Street
High Point, NC 27262
July 1, 2020
Bryon Strickland 1   2100 Briarcliff Drive
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2021
Jerry Archie 2   1705 Oberlin Drive
High Point, NC 27260
July 1, 2020
Robert Davis 3   1608 Cook Street
High Point, NC 27262
July 1, 2020
Vacant 4  
July 1, 2021
Gary Ollis 5   3832 Beverly Hills Drive
High Point, NC  27265
July 1, 2020
Brian Petty 6   1903 La Vista Drive
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2021