Department Leadership

The Dallas Park and Recreation Department is divided into 5 service divisions under the supervision of the Department Director and five Assistant Directors.
  1. John Jenkins

    John Jenkins


  2. Louise Elam

    Louise Elam

    Assistant Director, Planning & Facilities

  3. Crystal R. Ross

    Crystal R. Ross

    Assistant Director, Recreation Services

  4. J Lawrence

    John Lawrence

    Assistant Director, Administration

  5. Renee Johnson

    M. Renee' Johnson

    Assistant Director, Park Maintenance

  6. Ryan OConnor

    Ryan O'Connor

    Assistant Director, Partnership Mgmt & Sponsorship