Board of Directors

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District Board consists of five elected members, who serve a four year term.


Board meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:15 pm. 

Meetings are streamed or archived on the District YouTube page. Click here.

The current board members are: (click on a name to send an email)

District 1: Susan Coddington, Term Expires June 30, 2025

District 2: Celeste Bodner, Board Vice-President Term Expires June 30, 2025

District 3: Michael Hinton, Board Secretary, Term Expires June 30, 2025

District 4: Erika Marshall, Term Expires June 30, 2023

District 5: Katharine Parker, Board President, Term Expires on June 30, 2023

Meet the Board! Click here to read more about our Board Members.

For a copy of the meeting agenda and related documents, please click one of the links on this page. Meeting packets will be available for twelve months from the time they are posted.

Notice of Budget Committee Meeting

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District, County of Clatsop, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023, will be held at the Bob Chisholm Community Center, 1225 Ave. A Seaside, OR 97138. The meeting will take place on May 17, 2022 at 6:00 PM. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 3, 2022 at 5:00 PM at the Sunset Pool, 1140 Broadway, Seaside, OR 97138. The agenda for this meeting can be found here

Board of Directors Community Commitments

In October 2020, the SEPRD Board adopted the following commitments. The commitments are abbreviated below but the full text is available here.

1. Improve the Board's self-governance

2. Provide transparency in Board policies and practices

3. Improve the Board's connection to community feedback

4. Strengthen supervision and support for Executive Director

5. Improve communications, internally and externally

6. Communicate leadership's vision through a strategic plan

7. Ensure decorum, respectfulness, and dignity as we lead and represent the Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District.

Public Comment Rules of Decorum

The SEPRD Board thanks the members of our community who participate in providing feedback to the District. Public Comment is available at the regular SEPRD Board Meetings, held on the 4th Tuesdays of each month at 5:15pm. To view our Rules of Decorum for Public Comment, please click here.