Parks & Recreation Advisory Board



The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board serves as the advisory body of the York County Board of Supervisors on parks and recreational matters; as a liaison between the Recreation Manager, Director of Community Services, the Board of Supervisors, and the citizens of the community. This board is responsible for consulting with and advising staff and the Supervisors on policy matters, progress, finances, acquisitions, and long-range plans. For more information, contact Parks, Recreation and Tourism at 757-890-3500.
CHAIRMAN:  Fred L. Bowers
VICE CHAIRMAN:  Robert I. Rodgers


Name Position
Address Phone Number
District Term Expiration
Fred Bowers Chairman 209 Resolution Drive
Yorktown, VA 23692
503-3192 District 4 December 31, 2019
David W. Cooley Member 302 Bolivar Drive
Yorktown, VA 23692
872-9666 District 3 December 31, 2019
December 31, 2019
Dr. Carl James Member
898-0300 School Division
Youth Commission
Representative - Vacant

Charlene Pierson-Lassiter Member 202 Vixen Court
Yorktown, VA 23693
867-7359 District 2 December 31, 2018
Robert I. Rodgers Member 309 Grafton District Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
December 31, 2017
Sewell M. Rowley, Jr. Member 219 Mt. Vernon Drive
Yorktown, VA 23693
867-8101 District 4 December 31, 2019
Danny Steadman Member 303 Coach Hovis Drive
Yorktown, VA 23693
865-7523 District 5 December 31, 2017
Evan Swartzbaugh,
Tabb High School
York County Youth Commission

District 5