Boards & Commissions

The City of Marion has several internal and cross governmental board appointments that local residents may join.  Boards are a great way to stay active and directly impact the present and future of our community.  Apart from the city boards found elsewhere on this website, here are a few joint governmental boards with appointments made by the City:

  • City/County Park Board - The City appoints 3 members of the 6 member board.  They have the responsibility to maintain the City/County Park.
  • City/County Airport Commission - The City appoints 3 members of the 6 member board.  They have the responsibility to maintain the City/County Airport.
  • Crittenden County Board of Equalization - The City appoints 1 member of the 3 member board.  They have the responsibility of reviewing and hearing complaints associated with local tax bodies.
  • Pennyrile Area Development District - The City appoints 1 member of the PADD Board of Directors.  Their website made be viewed here.
  • Marion Recreation, Tourist and Convention Commission - The City appoints all 7 of the commission members, however, several are appointed from among specific community organizations.  The Commission's website site may be found here. The current commission members are:
    • Darrick Myers (Chamber representative)
    • Mike Wheeler
    • Glenn Conger (Restaurant representative)
    • Lori Holeman (Restaurant representative)
    • Mike Hamilton
    • Phyllis Hardin
    • OPEN SEAT (Hotel/Motel representative)