Parks Advisory Board

Parks Advisory Board members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners by District.   Members advise and make recommendations to the Douglas County Board of Commissioners regarding disbursement of funds from the Open Space Land, Trails and Parks Sales Tax Fund, and the selection of land to be acquired, maintained or developed for the establishment of regional trail and park priorities through citizen input.  For additional information contact Randy Burkhardt, Asst. Director Parks, Trails and Building Grounds at 303-733-6990.

Meeting Schedule

The Advisory Board meets the first Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at Highland Heritage Park, 9651 S. Quebec Street in Highlands Ranch.  Meeting dates and agendas are available by clicking here and selecting Parks Advisory Board from the Meeting Group in the top left corner.


Inge Taxar – District I – Parker
Abraham Medina – District I – Parker
Dennis Adams – District I – Parker
Mark Schenecker – District II – Castle Rock
Vacant – District II – (Application in process)
Larry Ziegler – Castle Rock
Len Abruzzo – District III – Highlands Ranch
Stephanie Stanley – District III – Highlands Ranch
Richard Vaughn – District III – Highlands Ranch

Application Information