Parks & Recreation Commission

Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 5:30pm 

Council Liaison:  J. Davis

Length of terms:  3 years 

(appointments are ward specific)



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

Members serve as representatives of the community and as advocates for various program facilities and staff for recreation-related services.

Members also review budgets and recommend funding levels for the operation of the Parks & Recreation Department.


Parks & Recreation Commission Members

Commission Member Ward Address Term Ends
Marshall Newsome At-Large 1728 Lamb Avenue
High Point, NC 27260
July 1, 2019
Ed Price At-Large 914 Northshore Court
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2017
Gloria Halstead At-Large 300 E. Farris Avenue
High Point, NC 27262
July 1, 2017
Bryon Strickland 1 2100 Briarcliff Drive
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2019
Darrell McLean 2 2320 Geddie Place
High Point, NC 27260
July 1, 2016
Judy Jones 3 1003 Mill Avenue
Archdale, NC 28260
July 1, 2017
Todd Nifong 4 400 Otteray Drive
High Point, NC 27262
July 1, 2018
Gary Ollis 5 3832 Beverly Hills Drive
High Point, NC  27265
July 1, 2018
Brian Petty 6 1903 La Vista Drive
High Point, NC 27265
July 1, 2018