Town Hall will be closed Monday, July 6 for the Independence Day holiday. There will be no changes to the solid waste collection schedule.

Contact Information

Executive Team


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Sonya Shaw
Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Director







Rob Smith
Assistant Director

  Lorie Clark

Lorie Clark
Cultural Arts and Events Manager



Torrey Blackmar
Recreation Center and Programs Manager


Katie Lockhart
Outdoor Education and Parks Manager

Megan Young

Megan Young
Recreation Superintendent


Contact Information

Administrative Office   919-773-4442
Avery Street Recreation Center Annex
Garner Performing Arts Center  919-661-4602
Garner Senior Center
Lake Benson Boathouse  919-662-5703
White Deer Park Nature Center  919-661-6982
Program Activity Hotline  919-662-5043


Sonya Shaw, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Director,
919-773-4442 or
Rob Smith, Parks, Assistant Director,

Adult and Senior

Torrey Blackmar, Recreation Center and Programs Manager,
919-661-6890 or

Nancy Hulbert, Recreation and Programs Assistant Manager,
919-661-6893 or

Cultural Arts and Events

Lorie Clark, Cultural Arts and Events Manager,
919-661-6972 or

Rachel Lane, Marketing Coordinator,
919-661-6989 or


Jonathan Shearin, Theater Services and Marketing Supervisor,
919-661-6988 or


Brittany Washington, Events Coordinator,
919-773-4441 or


Outdoor and Adventure

Katie Lockhart, Outdoor Education and Parks Manager,
919-661-6892 or

Youth and Athletics

Megan Young, Recreation Superintendent,
919-661-6985 or
Jack Baldwin, Recreation Center and Programs Manager,
919-890-7301 or

Victor Davis, Recreation Activities Specialist,

919-661-6987 or

Sara Shaw, Recreation Program Specialist,
919-662-5051 or

Marcelle Williams
, Recreation Program Supervisor,
919-773-4457 or

Christian Wood, Recreation Program Specialist,
919-890-7306 or

Garner PRCR Organizational Chart


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