Park Board re-elects leaders, sees new appointments

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board re-elected President Liz Wielinski and Vice President Scott Vreeland at its annual meeting Jan. 2.

Commissioners also elected Deputy Superintendent Jennifer Ringold to serve as secretary to the board. Attorney Brian Rice will return as the board’s legal counsel.

Wielinski appointed commissioners to one-year terms on the board’s standing committees.

 

2015 committee appointments:

Administration and Finance Committee

Anita Tabb, chair

Scott Vreeland, vice chair

Meg Forney

Jon Olson

Annie Young

 

Recreation Committee

John Erwin, chair

Jon Olson, vice chair

Steffanie Musich

Anita Tabb

Scott Vreeland

 

Planning Committee

Annie Young, chair

John Erwin, vice chair

Meg Forney

Steffanie Musich

Anita Tabb

 

Operations and Environment Committee

Scott Vreeland, chair

Steffanie Musich, vice chair

John Erwin

Jon Olson

Annie Young

 

Legislation and Intergovernmental Committee

Jon Olson, chair

Anita Tabb, vice chair

Brad Bourn

John Erwin

Meg Forney

 

Standards and Conduct Committee

Meg Forney, chair

Annie Young, vice chair

Brad Bourn

Jon Olson

Scott Vreeland

 

The roster of committee leaders remain largely the same as previous appointments.

Forney and Vreeland will each serve on one additional committee compared to previous appointments, the planning and recreation committees, respectively. 

Additional information on appointments to external boards, commissions and panels are available on the board’s website.