Park & Recreation Commission

The Town of Kent Park & Recreation Commission is made up of 7 members and two alternate members as shown below.  The purpose of the Commission is to identify the needs and wants of the residents of the Town of Kent and guide and support the Kent Park & Recreation Director and staff in setting and reaching goals that address those wants and needs.  This includes but is not limited to quality and diverse programing for all ages, the upkeep and improvement of parks, playing fields and other facilities, and long-term and strategic planning.

The Park & Recreation Commission generally conducts regular meetings twice a month either in person or via a streaming platform (please refer to meeting agendas for complete details on each specific meeting).  All meetings are open to the public and notice of these meetings is given no less than 24-hours in advance, at which point the meeting agenda will be posted HERE.  Please note that you can also subscribe to Park & Recreation Commission e-mail updates, which includes notifications on the posting of agendas and minutes, by clicking HERE.

NameTitleTerm Expires
Julia Neff

Member, Chairman

Term Expires 01/2023

Abigail Smith Hanby

Member

Term Expires 01/2024

Blythe Everett

Member

Term Expires 01/2023

John Grant

Member

Term Expires 01/2023

Michael Perkins

Member

Term Expires 01/2025

Kate Symonds

Member

Term Expires 01/2025

Rufus P. deRham

Member, Ex-Officio

Diane Impastato

Alternate

Term Expires 01/2023

* Vacant

Alternate

Term Expires 01/2024