About Us

We build healthy, livable communities!

TRPA is a non-profit professional society of approximately 800 individual and agency members (professionals and citizens) organized in 1952 as The Leader in supporting highly effective professionals to achieve healthy, livable communities.  TRPA exists to strengthen and unite those committed to the benefits of parks and recreation.

We do...
  • Continue our Education in the most current and up to date methods and programs available
  • Advocate for parks and recreation funding and positive legislation at the federal, state and local levels
  • Communicate through social forums, face to face events, print publications, on-line publications and on-line meetings
We are members helping members with the assistance of a small staff.

Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association
P.O. Box 1326
Franklin, TN 37065
Email: info@trpa.net


Meet the TRPA Staff

Candi Rawlins, CPRE, CAE, IOM 
Executive Director
  Chantelle Koserski
 Administrative Assistant