GRANVILLE, OHIO (August 26, 2019) Licking Park District’s Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Waugh as their interim park director effective September 1, 2019. Mr. Waugh resigned his board position to fill the director vacancy. He was sworn in July 17, 2018 as a board member and served the LPD for one year.
Richard Waugh’s past experience includes five years in public service with the City of Heath and nine years in engineering at ADR & Associates, Ltd in Newark. His background and wealth of experience in management and infrastructure will assist the Park District in its mission to acquire, manage, preserve, and conserve natural areas within Licking County while protecting wildlife and local history. He will continue to support the District’s goal of providing educational opportunities, and health and wellness activities.
The Board of Commissioners will be seeking qualified applicants to fill the full-time position of Park Director as well as the vacated volunteer Board of Commissioners position. Please contact the Licking Park District office at 740-587-2535 or www.lickingparkdistrict.com for more information concerning the two available positions.