About

SERVING A MISSION

TO ENRICH, PRESERVE, CONSERVE 

Johnson County Parks and Recreation Department will develop, operate, and maintain parks that enrich the quality of life for residents and visitors alike, and preserve green space for future generations.

We strive to achieve this through:

  • Providing unique community-oriented recreation opportunities.
  • Providing educational programming and events.
  • Encouraging interaction with the outdoors, while promoting conservation and stewardship.
QUESTIONS
812.526.6809 
Johnson County Parks and Recreation

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OUR TEAM

Kevin Leonard
Superintendent
Email: kleonard@co.johnson.in.us
Office: 812-526-6809 ext. 102
Cell: 317-832-2681

Gwen Rainwater
Office Manager
Email: grainwater@co.johnson.in.us
Office: 812-526-6809 ext. 103

Cole Bell
Maintenance

Brad Wiser
Assistant Superintendent
Email: bwiser@co.johnson.in.us
Office: 812-526-6809 ext. 107
Cell: 317-847-4832

Codi Cline
Administrative Assistant
Email: jocopark@co.johnson.in.us

Gary Turner
Maintenance

Scott Ray
Maintenance

Christy Howe
Recreation Director
Email: chowe@co.johnson.in.us
Office: 812-526-6809 ext. 104
Cell: 317-832-0858

Dave Shepherd
Maintenance Supervisor
Email: dshepherd@co.johnson.in.us
Cell: 317-847-9686

Roger Barnhart
Maintenance

OUR BOARD

Michael List, President
Johnson County Commissioners Appointment

Dannette Morgan, Vice President
Johnson County Circuit Court Appointment

Gary Cooper
Johnson County Circuit Court Appointment

Shalee Bradley
Purdue Extension Johnson County Representative

Mike Weaver
Johnson County Council Appointment

Dale Donahue
Johnson County Soil and Water District Appointment

Penny Lee
Johnson County Council Appointment

John Young
Park Board Attorney

MEETINGS

Park Board Meetings are typically held at 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month. Meetings take place at the Park Office Conference Room, 2949 East North Street Nineveh, IN 46164.

*Please note, that all public meeting dates are subject to change, with public notice given 48 hours in advance per the Indiana Open Door Law. Please check with the park office for any updates.

2024 Park Board Meeting Dates
January 2024 Meeting Minutes
February 2024 Meeting Minutes

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