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Handouts, Boards and Commissions Application~.. FrB-21-2003 FRI 02:08 PM EXABYTE BUALITY FAX N0. 3034177164 P. 02 2~~~03 City of Boulder Boards and Commissions Application (Ptease completc t6is form and mal to the Clty of Boulder, Attn: Kdt6 Richudson, P.O. Box 791, Bouldcr, CO 80306 or fxx it to (303) 441-4478) Mr. Mrs. Narnc: S S-~7~w~. _ Ms. Thc Aouider City Charter requiTes represcntation of both genders on City boazds and commissions. List a maximum of t6ree (3)13oards or Commissions for which you would ]ilce to bc interviewed. Pleasc complete a quesdonnaire for cach boazd you are applying for. The auestionnaires must be submitted ta bc considercd for appointment. ~..- Primary Salection 1. ~4ctir.s ~w Q.sr.~Zts-Aoa 1. 2. 2. 3. 3. Alternatcs Note: The interview schedole is enclused in thia packeG AppHcsata will be intervicwcd at the scheduled Hme in a group fotmat-MAKE-UP tNTERVIEWS WILL NOT BE SCHEDUL~D. Thc interviews will be conductcd in the Muaiapal Bu~ding at 177'1 Broadway. Yon wiU only be intervicwed for your prtmary cholces. Are you a City of Bouldcr resideat?~/ 1~ Since; j4a'0! Aro you a cituen of the United States? Q` N) AJcl~ess: 635 S. ~l~p 5.r FIome Phone: 3DS-444 ~2 tS"2~ ~3euu:a. Ca II030S SaondaryPhone: S09+yNL tA ZiQ Co- d~ Ema~l Address: SS~ULa,~~ GQ.I~w) . CoM Occupauonandplaceofemployment ~drrne~~x. C~P~.s-.., ~..o FORNt.bt Estimated hours pcr month you can devvtes to this group: ~~ r'" ~... FEB-21-2003 FRI 02:08 PM EXABYTE BUALITY FAX N0, 3034117164 P, C~3 Reasuns you wish to serve in this position: Stit .r~.~.~ n~~re-ea~,~,~ __ ~ Plcasc list membershipslaffiliations: A..u~~~.=.~~. ~~ne„ ~ ~nuels~,s ~e.-.+~ Q~ /~ssea.re:~p.rt Name three refercnces (not re2ativcs) who are familiar with your work habits/abilities: l-t ~ Thank you for your interest in serving on City of Boulder IIoazds aad Commissions. Mako-up interriews will not be schednled. Thc dcadline to apply is 5:00 p.m., Friciay, Febcvary 21, 2003. The interview questionnaires arc includcd in the mterview packet and are avaiIablc online. Please complctc a questionnazre for each board you arc appl}nng for and retum u with your application to the City Counci] Office. Please ]imit your attachmenu to three (3) totat pages (including the answers to the questionnairc). The questloonairc(s) must bc submitted to be considered for appointment This application is subject to the Colorado Open Records Act and should not bo considerod confiJnntial. Signaturc of Applican~~~"~~ Datc ?~i. ~~O ~ P(eaee dfrecr tnqufHa and applkatlont !o: Atln Kritk Richanl.mn BowGier C~ly Cowkd O,Qin P 0 Bos 791 BouLlrr, Colorala 80306 ,..~ (30!) 44l-3090 (o,(J'iee) (303) 4Q7d478 (faz) Please use this spaco for any additional information you would l~kc to provide: ~ FE9-21-2003 FRI 02~08 PM E%ABYTE 9UAL;TY EAX N0, 3034177164 P, 04 " MANDATURY QUESTIONS .... Ifyou aze appoi~ted, do you }uve aay potential ¢on6icts-of-interest? I um not aware of aay matter tiwt might come beforc the Parks and Re~reation Acivisory Baazd in wfiich I peisonaUy would havc a substantinl interest within the n~a~ling of the City's conflic,K-of-incerest provisions. Nonecheless, [~n a parener in the law finn of Caplan and Eatucac wlilch ptovides ]eg•at cepresenca~ion co a number of Boukiec area businesus as weIl as the Boulder VaII~y Schooll)istrict. While unlikely if an "affiliate" contlict-of-inten:sc wae [o arise, I would natn the contlict, runovc myseff froan the room, and not pmKicipate or attea~t w intluenee the Board's cicci.eion as required by Boulder Municipal Coda § 2-7-3(~. Finally, l cecnntly ~rved as Seci~etary ou the Board of Directors for ttx Boulder Counry Force Socc~r Club. My cenn, however, recentiy axpired and I had my name remove~i fram consideration for another teim to avoid the sn~estinn thui I~tright use thc Adv~sory Board posicion co funher the incereats of chac particular coysticuency. Having said chaz, however, I remain as n~wager (basically patcnt coon3inamr and substicute coach) for my daughter's sc~cc:er LCFIill. What are your qus~lifcations tor this pasition? Pm in tl~e mnddle of my tbird career, ea~.~h of which ha.¢ or had some coffiection W porks and recreacan issues. My first career waa ns a gymnastics cooch workmg m private clubs iliat '""~' ran prngruns sitnilar to the City's prognun at the Nortti Boulder Recreation Center. I taught `°" preschooi toddlers, nu~reatiounl clusses, aud competitive athletes. I set claas scheclalca, developcd progresuons and curricula, superviscd coacItes, and insured thut thn prngrain wac rrxmomic~ily viable. My sa:ond career wus us a S~eel~nce writez contn'buting W publicatians such as Outsicie• Atlantic Mont(ily, and Sj+ons Illustreted, Most of my work involved sports and outdoor-related activities such os those taugl~t t}wugh our Parks eud Reusation Departrrent My curnnt career is as an aztomey. My primary client b~i~e consists of public school districts so I iuivn .ut understanding of the ci¢'Ficuhy ciiat public afi"teiais can face weighmg tl~e CosuPeHn8 demands of n diverse ca~um,uity. F3ually, w6ile nc~t rising to d~e level of caners, l huve worked as a supervisor for a sumrnet sports program, a mvuncain clunbing instrucror, and as whi~ewater xaft gn~cle. In addidon, I lmve stlrved as a wlunteer recmationalleogue socc:ar coach In short, I l~tve ex~risnce providiug ehe sorts of services offecnd by our Paks a~d Rerscatioa Depcirt¢t~nt and ezperience advising etecte~! otTicials faced with tUe difficult tnsk of aceorrrroodating the nerds of cnrt~ecin~ consdmencies. ,.,, ~ FEB-21-2003 FRI 02~09 PM EXABYTE 9UALITY FAX N0. 3034117164 P, G5 ' ~~ ELECTIVE QUESTIONS . Have you or your [amily m~beis ever used the facilities or participated in Parks oad Recreatlon pro~? What has been your general experience? My experience with che Parks and Recreation Depaztment has been through my chiklren wlu~ have participated in the ciry football league, baskedmll c~amps, s~mmter sports cemPs. gymnastics, canoeing, sailing, triathlon-training, aud countless triQs down ttu~ wucer sliAe az Sasc B~>ukier Recreatiou Centcr. Out e~eriaice 6:is been unifnrnily positive. City fac~lities aie well-designed, well-equipped, and wcII-mlintained lnsuuctional steff members have t~een fiie~uRy, emi~etont, and wd~directed. Wlwt are the greatest challenges tadnP the Puks and Recrea6on Ikpartment? What changes,lf aay, would you like to see as a m,cm6er of the Board? I'm noc applying for this posicion wich any prexonceived agcnds nther dia~~ to be pmrt of the process of P~cing the challcnges ahead. Ie is my underscanding that the City haK co~leted a nec.;~ ~aa~~.-~t, sv vue of .fie r~axt c~r~l~angas for die ~e~artmcnt wiP be respondmg to that w~asment My own sense, wlvcL is aot mfornxd by thC neecL~ assascrr~~t, i.v that spacc, money, ancl, for the tirne being, w~ter :ue crnica{ is.gues for tlic Depmtment Boulder hos cc~mparutivety littte undnveloped laful thu misht sn1l Ue available for recrnsssstion:il use. Whde we live in a pliysically active com¢~uaity with u robwK dcuiand fnr physical ra,Kra~ioq we're uLso facing a declitue in sales tax revanue. g'inally, tf~c drought has forced us to confivnt a~'k.mrnn that is '"°" inl~erent in civilizing the arid Southwes~t, how ro bast use our water resources for @~e overnll good ` af the coTmnunity. How would you view your role on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board? As an advocate for acHve packs and recreaGon use, a represmtative o~ or to C'ity Coune~; a repcesentative of the communlty, and/or an advocate for envitonmeotai issnes? Thc title of the position is thc Parks an3 Rscreution Advisory Bo.~u~d. Thus, T would viea my p~inwry n~le ys providing ipfom~ed advice to the City Cotmcil regardmg the protection anJ mvutenance of our park nsc~urcea. Carrying out shac role necessariLy wouki requin snrva~g :~c a tiaison co. ancl representutive of. the wmnnviity. FinaDy, if my goai is co support Parks and Recreatiun programs, it would be incumbent upon me to ganerau su~ort for those programg withip the community. The Departrnent is puyuing thc developmeat of pnbliclprlvate parmetships for futute development and pm;rammfng of Vahaont City Park. What expertise could yw bring to t6e e(fort? IIcre, I think my ezperieuce as an attorney for public schools that are fecui with simila• iesues and entering into pubiic:/privaze partnerships wouki be l~l~ful. Tlw ezperience provides a &a~nework for assessing whut parcnerships ar~ wo~kubin tmd aPpropriate, as weIl as asscssing the proper ctructure of thc partnerslvp. ~ .~,