Contact your Charlestown Parks Staff


Marissa Knoebel

Director of Parks and Recreation

Charlestown Parks Department


Marissa is our Parks Director and can help with any questions related to programming, events, activities, sponsorships, your ideas or feedback, facility rental, parks maintenance concerns, or any and all things parks related!

Assistant Dog Park Director: Izzy, 6 year old Border Collie.


Dr. Treva Hodges

Mayor, City of Charlestown

City of Charlestown, Charlestown Parks


Mayor Hodges plays an active role in helping to plan and oversee our Parks Department programming, and the Charlestown Parks Department falls under the purview of the Mayor's Office. You can contact her with your feedback or questions at anytime.

First Ladypup Pepper, 1.5 year old Dachshund.


Leah Farris-Lowe

Director of Media & Communications

City of Charlestown, Charlestown Parks

Leah manages our web, marketing and ads, video and social platforms and assists with public arts initiatives. She can help if you have something to add to our calendar, are having an issue with the website or one of our online forms, or are interested in a sponsor partnership. She never sits still, so email is best. 

Probationary Security Guard Cosmo, 1 year old Mini Golden.