Senior Resource Group


General Information

"Explore new avenues of growth and change, reflecting the needs of all SRG members, through outreach, enhanced communication, member recruitment, and through increased partnerships with other VRPS Organizations & Committees, Resource Groups & Service Areas.”

“To provide an opportunity to unite leisure professionals, colleagues, associates, and students, through creative networking, educational opportunities, and VRPS events; while maintaining, for its’ members, an opportunity for leadership, growth, and volunteerism.”

The Senior Resource Group of the Virginia Recreation & Park Society shall remain focused on fulfilling the directives, intent, and purpose of the SRG, and its’ Vision & Mission Statement, as stated with the SRG Bylaws, Article II.

“The main focus of the SRG Goals shall be education, outreach, and leadership.”

Important Links

Click here to view the Senior Resource Group goals.
Click here to view the Senior Resource Group by-laws.

Senior Events

Board Members

2018 Senior Resource Group Board  (under construction)

2018 SRG Fall Conference

2018 SRG Meeting Dates

2018 Meeting Dates

(note: all meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. unless stated otherwise)

Leadership Training Meeting

Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.; check-in at 9:30 a.m. at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center (1440 N. Laburnum Avenue, Henrico, VA 23223)

January Meeting

01/19/18 at Dorothy Hart Community Center (408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401)

February Meeting

02/09/18 - Conference Call

March Meeting

03/09/18 - Conference Call

April Meeting

04/13/18 - Conference Call

May Meeting

05/11/18 - Conference Call

June Meeting

06/15/18 at Dorothy Hart Community Center (408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401)

July Meeting

No meeting scheduled

August Meeting

08/10/18 - Conference Call

September Meeting

09/28/18 - Senior Resource Group Fall Conference at Dorothy Hart Community Center (408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401)

October Meeting

10/12/18 - Conference Call (Budget)

November Meeting

Date and Location TBD - Networking event at the 2018 VRPS Annual Conference in Henrico, VA

If you would like to join in on the conference calls, please contact Adriana Carr at or LaTanja Jones at to be added to the call-in information email list. All are welcome to attend.


Board of Directors

Adriana Carr (2018)
Director, Lee Senior Center, Arlington County
Office: 703-228-0554

Cheryl Wheeler (2018)
Assistant Manager, The Senior Center of Leesburg
Office: 703-771-5156

LaTanja Jones (2018)
Collaboration & Outreach Director, Reston Community Center
Office: 703-390-6158

Judith Mangilin (2018)
Office: 571-258-3284

Membership/Professional Development
Karen Brutsche, CPRP (2017 Chair)
Lifelong Learning Director, Reston Community Center

Members at Large
June Snead
Recreation Coordinator, Hanover County Parks & Recreation

Janice Myrick
Suffolk Parks & Recreation

Debra Foster
Assistant, Carver Center

Hope Lomax-Jones
Facility Manager-Senior Division, Norfolk Recreation, Parks & Open Space

VRPS Board Liaison
Jane C. Shelhorse
Director, Fredericksburg Parks & Recreation
Office: 540-372-1086, ext. 209