Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee


  • Parks and Recreation Administration Building
    404 N Havana Street
    Spokane, WA 99202
  • May meet at a park location once or twice a year


Member Term
Jim Harper, Chair*
January 2014 - December 2017
Eric Johnson, Vice Chair** January 2013  -  December 2016
Doug Kelley*
February 2015 - December 2018
Tom MacKenzie*
February 2015 - December 2018
Pamela McKinzie-Lewis
January 2014 - December 2017
Robert Ordner
January 2013 - December 2016
Steve Salvatori January 2016 - December 2019
David Schaub
January 2013 - December 2016
Jason Williams ** January 2015 - December 2016
VACANT, Youth At Large Position
*completing second term
**appointed mid-term
All other members are full terms.

Member Specifications

  • Members: 9
  • Term: 4 years
Details: Must be a resident of Spokane County. One youth-at-large position.


The Parks Advisory Committee (PAC) makes recommendations to and advises the Parks and Recreation Director on matters concerning the operation and maintenance of the Spokane County Park System.

The mission of the Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the general quality of life for the residents of Spokane County by providing the highest quality and quantity of parks, recreation, open space, and related cultural opportunities given the available resources. As representatives of the public, Parks Advisory Committee members commit to supporting the mission of the Parks and Recreation Department by providing advice and recommendations to the Director.

Responsibilities/Time Commitment

Meets for 1.5 to 2 hours every other month, and schedules more meetings when necessary.

Spokane County Code/WAC & RCW References