About Nova Parks

Board/Staff

Scott Price

Scott Price

Alexandria
Sean Kumar

Sean Kumar

Alexandria
Michael Nardolilli

Michael Nardolilli

Arlington County
Paul Ferguson

Paul Ferguson

Arlington County
Brian Knapp

Brian Knapp

Fairfax
Mark Chandler

Mark Chandler

Fairfax
Stella Koch

Stella Koch

Fairfax County
Pat Harris NOVA Parks

Patricia Harrison

Fairfax County
Jeff Tarbert

Jeff Tarbert

Falls Church
Paul Baldino

Paul Baldino

Falls Church
Cate Magennis Wyatt

Cate Magennis Wyatt

Loudoun County
Jim Bonfils head shot

James Bonfils

Loudoun County

NOVA Parks Board

A full-time, professional staff, led by the Executive Director, manages NOVA Park's day-to-day operations. The administrative offices are located at the Walter L. Mess Headquarters Building, 5400 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, Virginia 22039. Board members do not maintain offices at this headquarters building but may be reached through the Office of the Executive Director.

Executive Director Contact Information: ExecutiveOffice@NVRPA.org

The Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority is governed by a 12-member policy-making Board. The city council or county board of each jurisdiction appoints two members to the NOVA Parks Board.

Board Meeting Minutes:​​

Minutes from previous meetings are available upon request at feedback@nvrpa.org or by telephone at 703-359-4605.

Board Meeting Recorded Sessions

NOVA Parks Audit Committee Meeting

NOVA Parks Executive Committee Meeting Recorded Sessions

 

Executive Office 

Paul A.Gilbert
Executive Director
703-359-4605
executiveoffice@nvrpa.org

 

Danielle Endler
Human Resources Administrator
703-359-4607

 

Kim McCleskey
Budget Administrator
703-359-4632

Finance

Lauren Weaver
Finance Director
703-359-4608
 

Park Operations

Chris Pauley
Park Operations Director
703-359-4613
 

Receptionist/Reservationist
703-352-5900

Dennis Charlton
Food and Beverage Manager
 

Blythe Russian
Park Operations Superintendent
703-359-4624
 

Mark Whaley
Park Operations Superintendent
703-359-4614
 

Bobby Clark
Assistant Food & Beverage Manager
 

Planning & Development 

Brian Nolan
Planning and Development Director
703-359-4621
 

Mike DePue
Planning Administrator
703-359-4615
 

Jake Bumbrey
Project Manager
703-359-4620
 

Rodney Thomas
Project Manager
703-359-4618
 

Todd Hafner
Senior Project Manager
703-359-4606
 

John Bell
Senior Planner
703-359-4628

Central Maintenance 

Todd Benson
Central Maintenance Administrator
703-250-9488
cent_maint@nvrpa.org

Park Managers & Assistant Managers

Algonkian Regional Park

Reid Nebergall
Manager
703-450-4655 ext 104
algonkian@nvrpa.org

Ryan Corder
Assistant Manager
703-450-4655 ext 105
algonkian@nvrpa.org

Kenneth Tapscott
Assistant Manager
703-450-4655 ext 105
algonkian@nvrpa.org

Kathleen Lett
Park Specialist
703-450-4655 ext 111
algonkian@nvrpa.org

Aldie Mill Historic Park 

Tracy Gillespie
Historic Site Manager
703-327-9777
aldiemill@nvrpa.org

Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park 

Ben Bilko
Manager
703-737-7800 ext 100
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Emily Johnson
Park Specialist
703-737-7800 ext 100
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Brambleton Golf Course  

Dustin Betthauser
Manager
703-327-3403 ext 5
brambleton@nvrpa.org

Matthew Taylor
Park Specialist
703-327-3403 ext 6
brambleton@nvrpa.org

Beaverdam Reservoir

Dustin Betthauser
Manager
703-327-3403 ext 5
brambleton@nvrpa.org

 

Bull Run Marina 

Kate Irwin
Manager
703-250-9124
sandyrun@nvrpa.org

Bull Run Regional Park 

Eric Ferguson
Manager
703-631-0550 ext 102
bull_run@nvrpa.org

Evan Inkley
Event Specialist
703-631-0550 ext 105
bull_run@nvrpa.org

Park Specialist
703-631-0550
bull_run@nvrpa.org

Megan Schuster
Assistant Manager
703-631-0550 ext 101
bull_run@nvrpa.org

John Mitchell
Park Specialist/Pool Manager
703-631-0552
atlantiswaterpark@nvrpa.org

Bull Run Public Shooting Center 

Laurelyn Rawson
Manager
703-830-2344 ext 4
bull_runsc@nvrpa.org

Rich Kolodzinski
Park Specialist
703-830-2344 ext 5
bull_runsc@nvrpa.org

Cameron Run Regional Park 

Paul Price
Park Manager
703-960-0767 x102
cameron@nvrpa.org

Parker Derflinger
Food, Beverage & Retail Specialist
703-960-0767
cameron@nvrpa.org

Dustin Williams
Aquatics Specialist
703-960-0767 ext 101
cameron@nvrpa.org

Carlyle House Historic Park

Andrea Tracey
Historic Site Manager
703-549-2997 ext 103
carlyle@nvrpa.org

Kerry Mitchell
Historic Site Specialist
703-549-2997
carlyle@nvrpa.org

Fountainhead Regional Park 

Kate Irwin
Park Manager
703-250-9124
fountainhead@nvrpa.org

David Deem
Park Specialsit
703-250-9124
fountainhead@nvrpa.org

Gilbert's Corner Regional Park 

Tracy Gillespie
Historic Site Manager
703-327-9777
gilbertscorner@nvrpa.org

Hemlock Overlook Regional Park

703-352-5900
hemlock@nvrpa.org 

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens 

Chelsea Mahaffey
Manager
703-255-3631 ext 102
meadowlark@nvrpa.org

Jules Maloney
Program Manager
703-255-3631 ext 103
meadowlark@nvrpa.org

Charlie Bruce
Horticulture Specialist
703-255-3631 x111
horticulture@nvrpa.org

 

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Atrium Facility 

Wayne Hager
Manager
703-255-3631 ext 104
atrium@nvrpa.org

Mt. Zion Historic Park 

Tracy Gillespie
Historic Site Supervisor
703-327-9777
aldiemill@nvrpa.org

Occoquan Regional Park 

Mark Mermelstein
Manager
703-690-2121 ext 100
occoquan@nvrpa.org

Occoquan Regional Park River View Facility 

Cori Talbot, CMP
Hospitality & Event Sales Manager
571-477-3874
riverview@nvrpa.org

Fernanda Harman
Events Coordinator
riverview@nvrpa.org
 

Pohick Bay Golf Course 

Brad Jackson
Park Manager
703-339-6104 ext 100
pohick@nvrpa.org

Jon Mendez
Assistant Manager
703-339-8585
pohick_golf@nvrpa.org

Pohick Bay Regional Park

Brad Jackson
Park Manager
703-339-6104 ext 100
pohick@nvrpa.org

Cameron Cardinal
Park Specialist
703-339-6104
pohick@nvrpa.org

Jeff Hill
Assistant Manager
703-339-6104 ext 101
pohick@nvrpa.org

Gary James
Park Specialist
703-339-6104
piratescovewaterpark@nvrpa.org

Potomac Overlook Regional Park 

Rachel Doody
Park Manager
703-528-5406
potomac@nvrpa.org

Matthew Felperin
Roving Naturalist
703-268-6064
mfelperin@nvrpa.org

AJ Barnard
Naturalist
703-528-5406
potomac@nvrpa.org

Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park 

Ben Bilko
Manager
703-737-7800
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Emily Johnson
Park Specialist
703-737-7800
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Rust Sanctuary 

Page Holt
Facility & Event Sales Manager
703-669-0755
rust@nvrpa.org

Sandy Run Regional Park 

Kate Irwin
Manager
703-690-4392
sandyrun@nvrpa.org

Temple Hall Farm Regional Park 

Ben Bilko
Manager
703-779-9372
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Emily Johnson
Park Specialist
703-779-9372
templehallfarm@nvrpa.org

Upton Hill Regional Park 

Evan McGurrin
Manager
703-534-3437 ext 102
uptonhill@nvrpa.org

Joshua Sturms
Park Specialist
703-534-3437 ext 101
oceanduneswaterpark@nvrpa.org

W&OD Railroad Regional Park 

Kevin Casalenuovo
Manager
703-729-0596 ext 100
wod@nvrpa.org

Andy Kaganowich
Park Specialist
703-729-0596 ext 101
wod@nvrpa.org