Northern Service Area

2021 Meetings & Events

2021 Business Meetings and Workshops

  • September 8, Business Meeting and Understanding Middle Management Workshop
  • October 24, NSA Conference Social
  • November 17, Business Meeting, Reston Community Center
  • January 7, 2022 - Winter Social

Next NSA Meeting or Event

Business Meeting and Workshop

September 8, 2021

McLean Community Center

Teams Link for Business Meeting

Register for Understanding Middle Mangement Workshop

Donate at

All donations will go to the VRPS COVID RELIEF fund.

2021 Board

Amy Youngs

Chair and Treasurer
Deputy Director
City of Falls Church
Recreation and Parks

Emilie Shumate, CPRP

Management Analyst
Fairfax County Park Authority

Roberta Korzen, CPRP

Golf Marketing Specialist
Fairfax County Park Authority

Julie Miles, CPRP

Recreation Manager
City of Alexandria,
Department of Recreation,
Parks and Cultural Activities

Kat Fish, CPRP

VRPS Liason to NSA
Aquatics Specialist II
Prince William
County Park Authority

2021 VRPS NSA Work Plan Goals

  1. Provide at least 4 educational sessions that address current trends or interest areas.
  2. Facilitate open communication amongst service area members and VRPS.
  3. Increase attendance & active participation at all NSA activities.
  4. Evaluate the annual budget on a continual basis.
  5. Administrative

Please read over our Northern Service Area workplan and always let us know if you have any feedback or suggestions!


Develop park and recreation leaders in the Northern Service Area through collaboration, networking, and education while supporting the overall objectives of the Virginia Recreation and Park Society.


We will be a service area inclusive of the diverse jurisdictions and responsibilities in the Northern Service Area to collaborate and expand the knowledge and resources available to all current and future members.