Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission

The Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission is comprised of a minimum of 6 and maximum of 9 appointed residents and a liaison from Town Council. The Commission advises the Parks and Recreation Department in developing programs and activities for residents of all ages. 

Members serve four-year terms with the exception of the council liaison who serves a four-year term or until their elected term expires, whichever occurs first. 


  • 6:00 p.m.
  • First Monday of every month
  • Christiansburg Recreation Center
    1600 N. Franklin St.


Term Ends

Diane C. Fenton, ChairDec. 31, 2026

Robin BoydDec. 31, 2024

Kathy MeadowsDec. 31, 2025

John NeelDec. 31, 2024

Michael SaylorsDec. 31, 2026

Reba SmartDec. 31, 2026

James WilliamsonDec. 31, 2026

Tim Wilson, Council LiaisonDec. 31, 2027

Emma Britt, Student RepresentativeAug. 31, 2024


Director of Parks and Recreation Brad Epperley serves as the staff liaison to the commission and may be contacted for more information or questions about the commission:

  • Mr. Brad Epperley
    Director of Parks and Recreation
    1600 N. Franklin St.
    Christiansburg, VA 24073
  • 540-382-2349 ext. 2001