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    Welcome to the Parks and Recreation Department

    Our Mission
    The Ocean Springs Parks & Recreation Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life for the citizens of Ocean Springs by proactively offering a wide range of innovative programs that meet the recreational needs of each and every member of the community.

    StraightDepartment of Parks and Recreation
    Geri Straight, Director

    Huffy Mayfield, Assistant Director 

    Steve Burtt, Arts and Culture Coordinator

    Chris Kostmayer, Athletics Coordinator

    Kelsey McGrevey, Afterschool and Camp Coordinator


    Office Contact Information
    400 Alice Street Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    Phone: 228.875.8665
    Fax: 228.872.5001
    Office Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday- Friday
    After School Care: 2:00-6:00 p.m.
    Summer Camp: 6:15 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday


    Local photographs graciously supplied by David Salters. Click here for more information.
    Personnel photos by Rachel Kaminky Photography. Click here for more information.