Park Advisory Commission


Advisory commissions will not have standing monthly meetings but will meet to work on matters specifically assigned by the City Council, either as part of an annual work plan or by separate resolution. Meetings will be noticed in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act, with agendas posted to the Event Calendar on the:

  • City's website
  • University Place Library, 3609 Market Place West
  • City Hall

Applications are currently being accepted to fill upcoming vacancies on the Park Advisory Commission. To apply, complete the application packet and email it to


CommissionerDate AppointedTerm Expires
Amy WolfeMarch 1, 2021January 31, 2026
Halley KniggeMarch 1, 2021January 31, 2026
Ian AinoaDecember 7, 2020January 31, 2025
Julie FinneganJuly 15, 2013January 31, 2024
Kelly Forsberg (Chair)May 6, 2019January 31, 2025
Kimberlie LelliMay 6, 2019January 31, 2022
Stacey McClain (Vice Chair)July 16, 2018January 31, 2022

About the Commission

The University Place Park Advisory Commission is a group of seven citizens that advise the City Council on various parks issues, including capital improvement projects, land acquisition and park development.