News Release, Calvert County Government

Congratulations to Parks & Recreation Director Shannon Nazzal for completing the NRPA (National Recreation & Parks Association) Director’s School.

The school is an exclusive two-year professional development program that prepares park and recreation directors to be effective leaders. Students who complete the program leave with the knowledge and confidence to face emerging challenges, improve operations and maximize positive impact on their communities.

Directors study leadership development, strategy, budget & finance, and responding to changing communities. By working with directors from across the country, students brainstorm community issues facing their agencies in order to work through solutions to improve efficiencies and tackle tough issues.

Please join us in congratulating Ms. Nazzal.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...