Town of Clayton Water Tower at Sunset
Welcome the Town of Clayton, North Carolina

The Recreation Advisory Committee serves as the advisory board for the Town of Clayton’s Parks and Recreation Department and for the Town.

Recreation Advisory CommitteeThis Committee will suggest policies and those involved with the Town government and the Parks and Recreation Department on things directly affecting recreation policy, programs, personnel, finances, and the sell and acquisition of lands that affect the community recreation programs and its long-range, projected programs.

You will also see members of this Committee helping out at different events and programs that are sponsored by the Parks and Recreation Department.

Here is the calendar for 2019.

Click here for more on the duties of the Recreation Advisory Committee.

Click here for the page that list our advisory board openings!  If you have great ideas you want to share, have skills you feel would benefit the community and have the willingness to give your time and energies to making this community great, please get involved and apply to serve on an advisory board! 


Rebecca Bradford (ETJ) - Chair
Term Expires December 31, 2020, Serving Since January 1, 2014

Emily Beddingfield (TL) - Co-Chair
Term Expires December 31, 2019, Serving Since January 1, 2017

Karen Beatty-Phinazee (ETJ)
Term Expires December 31, 2021, Serving Since December 20, 2004

Theodore Willer, Jr. (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2019, Serving Since November 2, 2009

Travis Crowder (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2019, Serving Since January 1, 2017

Richard Champion (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2019, Serving Since January 1, 2017

Butch Lawter (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2020, Serving Since January 1 , 2019

Mike Surasky (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2019, Serving Since January 1, 2018​

David Danko (ETJ)
Term Expires December 31, 2021, Serving Since January 1, 2019

Ronald Correia (TL)
Term Expires December 31, 2021, Serving Since August 5, 2019​

Mark Morgan(ETJ)
Term Expires December 31, 2021, Serving Since August 5, 2019

(TL) = Inside Town Limits
(ETJ) = Outside Town Limits, but inside Extra Territorial Jurisdiction planning boundary

Ex-Officio Members

Michael Grannis, Mayor Pro-Tem

Latest News
  • The Neuse River Futbol Alliance is bringing together nine different area schools next week to battle it out on the soccer fields at East Clayton Community Park! The 2019 Neuse River Cup opens Mo...

  • How about that storm that passed through Wednesday night!? We didn’t have any power outages or limbs falling and breaking power lines - and we think a big part of that has to do with our annual tree-...

  • We’ve done it yet again! Clayton's Finance Department has won the industry's highest award for the 18th year in a row. The Department's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for last fisc...

  • Nearly 60 different municipalities across the state have been given permission by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission to participate in a specified Urban Archery season.  After receivi...

Video Gallery
© Town of Clayton All Rights Reserved