618-993-3940 info@marionparks.com

Board & Oraganization

Board Members


Jack Reed

Director of Parks & Recreation

Director Since: 2014

Phone: 618-969-2494

Email:  jreed@marionparks.com

hayden gardiner

Hayden Gardiner


Serving Since: 2003

Phone: 618-889-3599

Email: commissionergardiner@marionparks.com


Ashley Gott

Commissioner/ Borad President

Serving Since: 2005

Phone: 618-751-4560

Email: commisssionergott@marionparks.com



dave mcreynolds

Dave MCReynolds

Commissioner/ Borad Vice President

Serving Since: 2015

Email: commissionermcreynolds@marionparks.com




Chris Sheffler

Commisioner/ Board Secretary/ Treasurer

Serving Since: 2013

Phone: 618-751-2811

Email: commissionersheffler@marionparks.com

Heath Welch


Administrative Services

Jack Reed, Director of Parks and Recreation |Email Jack

Kim Bauernfeind, Administrative Assistant | Email Kim

Park Services

Chad Gravatt, Lead Man / Park Services Tech I | Email Leadman

Matt Strobel, Park Services Tech I 

Chase Withers, Park Services Tech I

Steve Clendenin, Park Services Tech I

Kyle Housewright, Park Services Tech I

Christy Underwood, Aquatic Center Manager | Email Aquatics


Contact Us

519 Parish Ave
Marion IL 62959
(618) 993-3940

Office Hours

Mon- Fri 7:30am – 4:00pm
Sat-Sun             Closed

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