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Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life in Juneau, the Parks and Recreation Department will deliver a high level of guest service with cost effective operations provided by highly engaged employees.



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Juneau Parks & Recreation

Brent Fischer, Parks & Recreation Director


Brent Fischer was born in San Diego, California. He moved to Juneau in 1991 with his wife to be close her family. Brent was one of the first Alaskans to earn the designation of Certified Public Manager from University of Alaska Southeast. While in California, Brent worked ten years for a national telecommunications company. Positions held were operator supervisor, lineman, residential and business account representative and then as the company presidentís liaison to the California Public Utilities Commission.

He started his career with the City and Borough of Juneau in 1994 as the Events Supervisor at Centennial Hall. He transferred to the Facilities Maintenance Division in 1996 as Facilities Manager and then was selected as the Facilities Maintenance Superintendent in 1997.

Brent is an active member of the Civil Air Patrol, an auxiliary of the United States Air Force. Brent is married with one daughter.