Dick Horton is a career park and recreation professional. As a career professional, he has served as a Director of Parks and Recreation for two cities and one county in the states of Missouri, Kansas, and New Mexico. In addition, Dick has served as a Regional Director for the National Recreation and Park Association for an eleven state area in the midwest and southwest. Finally, Dick has developed and sustained a national consulting practice for cities, counties, and the U.S. Navy since 1999 with completed projects in 30 states and one international project in Canada.
Dick is a certified community planner by the American Planning Association with a designation as an AICP, he has been certified by the National Recreation and Park Association with a designation as CPRP, and he is a Fellow in the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA). [current as of 03/14]