By Staff Reports
(Hesperia)– The Hesperia Recreation & Park District is pleased to welcome Nicolas Chavez as the new General Manager. Prior to Nicolas’ arrival, he served as the Assistant General Manager at the Isla Vista Recreation & Park District located in Santa Barbara County.
He holds a political science degree from California State University, Los Angeles along with 15 years of experience in municipal parks. The District manages 15 parks and facilities, organizes community events, holds classes and activities for all ages, and much more.
Nicolas is known for his innovative events and programs, industry knowledge in aquatics and recreational sports, inclusion programs, and mentorship of employees and volunteers.
Nicolas is also an active member of the community. Over the last three years, he has served as a volunteer in the community with the Kiwanis Santa Barbara Chapter. He enjoys networking and implementing creative recreational practices. His mission is to shape a healthy community through people, parks, and programs that will benefit all community members for years to come.