Jill Geller, Secretary

Geller has been employed by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District for more than 30 years. Prior to being named the agency’s executive director in 2014, she served as the executive director of the Kansas City Corporate Challenge and as JCPRD’s superintendent of Recreation.

Jill is involved at the state level, serving on the Kansas Governor’s Council on Fitness and Board member and past President of Kansas Recreation and Park Association, and at the national level as the chair of the National Recreation and Park Association’s Certification Committee. At the local level Jill has been recently appointed to the Visit Shawnee Advisory Board and named by Johnson County Lifestyle as one of the Inspirational Women of Johnson County in 2017.  In addition Jill received the Distinguished Fellow in 2018 from Kansas Recreation and Park Association.

Jill is a native of Hutchinson and received her bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of Kansas and is a Certified Park and Recreation Executive.