Judy Weiss is the parks and recreation director for Coconino County, Arizona, the second largest county in the continental U.S.—spanning over 18,000 square miles. With more than 30 years of experience, Weiss became involved in the national accreditation process in the 1990s as a pilot agency. She was first appointed to the Commission for Accreditation of Parks and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) in 1997, serving as chair from 2001 to 2003. Weiss is currently sitting on the CAPRA Commission as an American Academy of Park and Recreation Administration representative.
With an intense interest in accreditation, professional certification, and the benefits these agency and individual credentials b....
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