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The Executive Director of Parks and Recreation is responsible for providing guidance, direction and coordination of department operations including oversight of the department in its entirety. Responsibilities include community programs, maintenance, supervision of personnel and budget administration. A primary goal of this position is to promote Starkville as a sports tourism destination and increase economic activity for the City and its businesses. Such activities include creating and facilitating large, multi-day, youth sports tournaments, and various entertainment offerings resulting in attracting large numbers of visitors to Starkville. The City of Starkville Parks and Recreation Department strives to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Starkville by providing professionally designed broad recreation and leisure programs and services.