Meet the Mayor

Chandler, Arizona’s Jay Tibshraeny

Chandler, Arizona Mayor Jay Tibshraeny knows amenities like health and wellness programming, parks and open spaces, and recreational trails make Chandler an excellent place to live.

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Hernando, Mississippi’s Chip Johnson

Hernando, Mississippi's Chip Johnson's citywide health and wellness efforts are a bright spot of success in a state known for unhealthy living.

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Buffalo, New York’s Byron Brown

Buffalo Mayor Byron talks about the state of parks and recreation in his town and why a robust park system is so important to his constituency. 

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Meet the Mayor: Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden

The mayor of Louisiana's capital city relies on the local parks and recreation department to promote community health and wellness, prevent juvenile deliquency and more

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San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee

San Francisco's leader has a passion for innovation and investment in parks.

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