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Parks & Recreation Staff

Director of Parks & Recreation 

Chip Orner, CPRE
Ph: 317-736-3689

Chip Orner has been with Franklin Parks and Recreation Department since 2006. Prior to coming to Franklin, he served as Director of Recreation with Greenwood Parks and Recreation Department (1997-2006) and Director of Parks & Recreation with Edinburgh Parks and Recreation Department (1995-1997). He also serves as an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Health & Wellness Design at Indiana University-Bloomington, teaching courses in fiscal management of leisure service organizations & recreation facility management. Chip holds a bachelor's degree in Recreation and Park Administration from Indiana University, a Graduate Certificate in Public Management from IU O'Neill School of Public & Environmental Affairs and a master's degree in Recreation and Park Administration from Indiana University. He is a graduate of the Indiana University Executive Development Program, a graduate of the National Recreation & Park Association Director's School, a graduate of the National Aquatic Management School, a graduate of the NRPA Revenue Development & Management School and a graduate of Leadership Johnson County. Chip holds professional certifications from the National Recreation & Park Association as a Certified Park & Recreation Executive (CPRE) and as a Certified Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO). He is also a Certified Pool Operator (CPO) by the National Swimming Pool Foundation. He is a member of the National Recreation & Park Association and the Indiana Park & Recreation Association, having served as IPRA President in 2008 and 2021.
Assistant Director 

Rocky Stultz
Ph: 317-346-1191

Recreation Director 

Holly Johnston
Ph: 317-346-1198

Park Operations Director 

Nathan Brown, CPSI-AFO
Ph: 317-346-1185

Business Services Director 

Brooke Willis
Ph: 317-346-1195

Facilities/Events Coordinator 

Jamie Beck
Ph: 317-346-1197

Recreation Coordinator 

Courtney Bohling
Ph: 317-346-1192

Aquatics/Fitness Director 

Alfonso Andolz, AFO-CPO
Ph: 317-346-1186

Marketing/Communications Coordinator 

Victoria Ratliff
Ph: 317-346-1194

Recreation/Events Coordinator 

Nick Millspaugh
Ph: 317-346-1199

Building Services Supervisor 

Terry Moss
Ph: 317-346-1184

Park Operations Supervisor 

Derrick Lacey
Ph: 317-736-3693

Park Operations Supervisor 

Chris Douthitt
Ph: 317-736-3693

Facility Maintenance Director 

Curtis Rooks
Ph: 317-346-1196

Park Operations Supervisor 

Terry Golden
Ph: 317-736-3693

Cemetery Operations Director 

Stuart Smith
Ph: 317-346-1183

Cemetery Maintenance Supervisor 

Dale Mason
Ph: 317-736-3680

Cemetery Maintenance 

Orlando Stern
Ph: 317-736-3680

Cemetery Admin Assistant 

Julie Parsley
Ph: 317-346-1182

Active Adult Center Manager 

Glenna Escher
Ph: 317-736-3696

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