DIRECTOR
Neil Luther is the Director of Recreation and Parks. Neil began his career in recreation and parks in 1992 as a planner with the Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation Department before moving in 1997 to Charlotte, NC to take a position as Natural Resource Planner with Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation. He also served as a Principal Planner for the City of Charlotte overseeing land use and transportation planning before moving back to Richmond to take a job as Assistant Parks Planning Supervisor with the Division in 2002 and was promoted to Parks Development Supervisor in June 2006. In March 2007, Neil was promoted to Assistant Director of the Division and then named Director in October 2011. The Director’s office can be reached at 501-5104.