COAPRT Council Members

Chair
Dr. Patti A. Freeman
Brigham Young University
451 Tanner Bldg
Provo, UT 84602-2000
(801) 422-1286
1st Term Expires: 10/2021
Educator Representative

Vice-Chair
Dr. Ariel Rodríguez, CPRP
Springfield College 
263 Alden St
Springfield, MA 01109-3707
(413) 748 3272
1st Term Expires: 10/2021
Educator Representative

Treasurer
Dr. Christopher Nunes, CPRE

The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation 
2901 Technology Forest Blvd.
The Woodlands, TX 77381
(936) 672-3907
2nd Term Expires: 10/2023
Practitioner Representative

Past Chair
Dr. Sydney L. Sklar, CTRS
University of St. Francis
500 Wilcox Street
Joliet, IL  60435
(815) 740-3691
2nd Term Expires: 10/2022
Educator Representative

Dr. Robert Barcelona
University of New Hampshire
108 Hewitt Hall
4 Library Way
Durham, NH,  03824-3563
(603) 862-5345
1st Term Expires: 10/2023
Administrator Representative

Dr. Lori Irwin, CPRP
Central Michigan University
102 Finch Fieldhouse
Mt. Pleasant, MI  48859 
(989) 774-1022
Term Expires: 10/2022
Educator Representative

Dr. Maridith A. Janssen, RTC/CTRS
California State University
401 Golden Shore, 6th Floor
Long Beach, CA, 90802-4210
(562) 951-4706
Term Expires: 10/2021
Educator Representative

Kara Kish, MPA, CPRE, CPSI
Cincinnati Parks
950 Eden Park Drive
Cincinnati, OH 44202
(513) 357-2622
1st Term Expires: 10/2022
Practitioner Representative

Dr. Sonya R. Shaw, CPRP
(919) 225-5597
Term Expires: 10/2021
Practitioner Representative

Danielle Timmerman-Gertsch
Gertsch Consulting
11637 S High Mountain Dr. 
Sandy, UT 84092 
(801) 513-4010
2nd Term Expires: 10/2021
Public Representative