Local volunteers earn state award for efforts with Lee's Summit Parks
Missouri Park and Recreation Association recognizes Lee's Summit volunteers and LSPR staffer at annual awards banquet
The Missouri Park and Recreation Association (MPRA) awarded John Beaudoin, Sheryl Franke, Kim Fritchie, Gene Gamber, and Rick Viar the Citation for Volunteers of the Year for 2016/2017 for their work on the “Vote Yes! for Our Parks” Committee.
Devin Blazek, Aquatics Manager for Lee’s Summit Parks & Recreation (LSPR), was awarded the 2017 Aquatics Section Outstanding New Professional.
The presentations were made at the annual MPRA Banquet on Thursday, March 9, 2017 in Branson, MO. In attendance from Lee’s Summit Parks & Recreation were Administrator Tom Lovell, Assistant Administrator Joe Snook, Administrative Services Assistant Dana Thurber, Superintendent of Park Planning and Construction Steve Casey, Recreation Supervisor Jenny Brennan, and Aquatics Manager Devin Blazek.