Department Administration

Department Staff
The Town of Menasha Parks & Recreation Department is led by the Director of Parks & Recreation.  Full-time/permanent staff members include the Recreation Supervisor, Customer Service Assistant and Park Laborers.  There are also recreation program instructors, seasonal park laborers and a Community Center custodian.

Town of Menasha Parks and Recreation Commission
The Park Commission has charge of all parks located in the Town.  Commissioners are citizen members and are appointed by the Town Board for overlapping, staggered, seven-year terms.

Park Commission meetings are held at the Municipal Complex or Community Center on the second Wednesday of each month starting at 6:30PM.  During the months of May, June, July, August and September, a second meeting is held on the fourth Wednesday at 6:30PM.

Meeting agendas are posted at the Municipal Complex, Fire Station #40, the Community Center and the town’s website.


Vision Statement
To positively impact and touch the lives within the community we serve through quality parks, programs, facilities, and trails.

Mission Statements
We shall preserve and further develop our park and open space system.
We shall offer comprehensive/cost effective year round programs for all ages and abilities.
We shall effectively maintain our facilities.
We shall continue to further develop our linear trail system.

Value Statements
We listen and learn from our guests.
We treat each guest with dignity and respect.
We strive to offer services that meet and exceed our guest’s expectations.
We treat our team members with respect and dignity.
We strive to enhance and support our staff.
We seek to collaborate with the town board and all town departments.