Membership into the Academy is by election of the Academy’s Board of Directors. The Membership Committee receives and scores all nominations and forwards their recommendations onto the Board for action.
The Academy Board of Directors announces the class of 2021.
Edwin Gomez, East Carolina University, NC
Sheila Canzian, San Mateo Parks & Recreation, CA
Paul Gilbert, Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority, VA
Scott Martin, River Heritage Conservancy, IN
Sonya Shaw, McAdams Consulting / Garner Parks & Recreation (ret.), NC
Katie Troline, Gold Medal Force, Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historical & Cultural Department (ret.), GA
Dina Trunzo, CRTS, Somerset County Park Commission, NJ
Homer Garcia, Director, City of San Antonio Parks & Recreation Department, TX
Maria Nardi, Director, Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation, & Open Spaces, FL
Michael Shull, General Manager, City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks, CA