About US

Akron Parks Collaborative is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization working to engage the community around the creation and sustainability of vibrant public spaces within City of Akron (Ohio) parks. As a spin-off organization of Friends of Metro Parks, we also foster and support friends groups around single city parks.

Akron Parks Collaborative Board of Trustees:

Allan P. Sweet, President & Secretary
Neil Keating, Vice President
Tim Wechter, Treasurer

Ward 1: Katie Carver Reed
Ward 2: Bhakta Rizal
Ward 3: Terri Johnson
Ward 4: Eric Fletcher
Ward 5: Valarie Moss
Ward 6: Kate DeAngelis
Ward 7: Emily Gifford
Ward 8: Tim Wechter (treasurer)
Ward 9: Angela Miller
Ward 10: Derek Stone
At Large: Gary Riggs
At Large: Mary O'Connor

Bridget Ambrisco, Executive Director

P.O. Box 13214
Akron, OH 44334