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Seattle Parks and Recreation

Administration

 
Seattle Parks and Recreation manages more than 6000 acres of parkland and more than 400 parks, including the Seattle Aquarium and Warren G. Magnuson Park.

Below is a list of the management staff of Seattle Parks and Recreation. 

If you have a question or concern, you can contact one of the staff listed below or e-mail Joelle Hammerstad in the Superintendent's Office at 100 Dexter Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109.
ADMINISTRATION CONTACT INFORMATION
Acting Superintendent
Christopher Williams
(e-mail) (206) 684-8022
Acting Deputy Superintendent
Eric Friedli
(e-mail) (206) 684-8369
Communications (Public Information)
Joelle Hammerstad, Communications Manager (e-mail) (206) 684-8020
David Takami, Communications Strategic Advisor (e-mail) (206) 684-7241
Shelly Smith, Web Content Manager (e-mail) (206) 615-1830
  Katie McVicker, Research
  and Evaluation Aide
(e-mail) (206) 684-7302
Parks Division
Dan Johnson, Parks Division Director (206) 684-8012
Patrick Merriam, Acting North and Central West Park Resource Manager

(206) 684-4561

Robert Stowers, South and Central East Park Resource Manager (206) 684-0796
Recreation Division
Kelly Guy
Recreation Division Director
(206) 684-7157
Katie Gray, Deputy Director/Community Centers Manager (206) 684-7096
Rebecca Karlsen, Matrix Manager (206) 684-7279
Corey Myers, Recreation Strategic Advisor (206) 684-4181
Kathy Whitman, Aquatics Manager (206) 684-7099
Lori Chisholm, Out of School Time Manager (206) 684-7123
Brenda Kramer, Lifelong Recreation and Specialized Programs Manager (206) 386-9094
Charles Humphrie, Youth and Teen Programs Manager (206) 684-7201
Planning & Development Division
Michael Shiosaki, Planning & Development Division Director (206) 684-0750
Rick Nishi, Parks & Green Spaces Manager (206) 733-9319
Linda Hubert, Major Maintenance Manager (206) 696-0796
Donald Harris, Property & Aquisition Manager (206) 684-8018
Becky Rufin, Engineering & Design Manager (206) 233-3870
Cathie Andersen, Seattle Conservations Corps (SCC) Manager (206) 684-0190
Regional Parks & Strategic Outreach Division
Cheryl Fraser, Regional Parks & Strategic Outreach Division Director (206) 684-7187
Patti Petesch, Discovery Park Manager (206) 615-1803
Briad Judd, Magnuson Park Manager (206) 615-0381
Victoria Schoenburg, Center City Parks Initiative Manager (206) 684-7031
Joanne Orsucci, Event Permitting & Scheduling Manager (206) 233-7002
Paul Wilkinson, Golf & Tennis Manager (206) 615-0514
Quick Reference Phone List
General Information Line (206) 684-4075
General Information, TTY (206) 233-1509
Maintenance Request Line (206) 684-7250
Lost and Found (206) 684-4075
Park Rangers (206) 615-0387
Arboretum Visitor Center (206) 543-8800
Volunteer Opportunities (206) 684-8028
Animal Control (206) 386-PETS (7387)
Aquarium Information (206) 386-4320
Aquarium Volunteers (206) 386-4342
Athletic Fields Scheduling (206) 684-4082
Ballfield- Leagues only (206) 684-4082
Practices (206) 684-4077
Ballfield Rainout Hotline (206) 233-0055
Beach Programs   (206) 684-7185
Bicycle Maps (SDOT) (206) 684-7583
Board of Park Commissioners (206) 684-5066
Business Service Center (e-mail) (206) 684-5177
Camp Long (206) 684-7434
Carkeek Park  (206) 684-0877
Community Relations (206) 684-7241
Compliments/Concerns (206) 684-4837
Discovery Park Visitor Center (206) 386-4236
Environmental Education  
Carkeek Park (206) 684-0877
Camp Long (206) 684-7434
Discovery Park (206) 386-4236
Seward Park (206) 652-2444
Seattle Aquarium This link will take you off the City of Seattle web site (206) 386-4320
Event/Use Permits (206) 684-4081
Golf  
Interbay Golf Center (206) 285-2200
Green Lake Pitch 'n Putt (206) 632-2280
Jackson Golf Course (206) 363-4747
Jefferson Golf Course (206) 762-4513
Jefferson Driving Range   (206) 763-8989
West Seattle Golf Course (206) 935-5187
General Information (206) 684-4075
Lifelong Recreation (206) 684-4951
Lost and Found Items (206) 684-4075
P-Patch Program 
(Dept. of Neighborhoods)
(206) 684-0264
Park Maintenance (206) 684-7250
Permits (Park Use/Special Events) (206) 684-4080
Picnic Scheduling (206) 684-4081
Press/Media Inquiries (206) 684-7241
Property Management (206) 684-4860
SPARC questions (e-mail) (206) 684-5177
Special Populations Programs (206) 684-4950
Sports    
Youth (206) 684-7094
Adult (206) 684-7092
(206) 684-7095
Tennis Courts (Indoors)
Amy Yee Tennis Center
(206) 684-4764
Tennis Courts (Outdoors)
Group Reservations
(206) 684-4082
Individual Reservations (206) 684-4062
Volunteer Park Conservatory (206) 684-4743
Wading Pool Hotline (206) 684-7796
Wedding Location Reservation (206) 684-4081
Zoo Information This link will take you off the City of Seattle web site (206) 548-2500
Zoo Volunteers (206) 548-2558
ZooDoo  (206) 625-POOP


 
Updated August 28, 2014

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Parks Division
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Planning & Development
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Human Resources
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