Office of the Director

Bill Tyler



The Department of Parks and Recreation is part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission and administers Prince George’s County’s public recreation program and park system. The Office of the Director prioritizes and directs the Department’s work program and resources.

Sean Harbaugh

Chief of Staff

Human Resources


The Human Resources Management Unit is responsible for providing human resource services and support to the entire Department. The unit provides strategic guidance and direction in all matters and programs related to Labor/Employee Relations, Recruitment, Performance Management, Policy Guidance and Interpretation, and Employee Engagement. The unit serves as a central resource for management and staff, providing programs and initiatives that align with the Department’s mission and vision and help drive organizational effectiveness

Tim Matthews

Human Resources, Department Program Manager

Financial Management


The Financial Management Unit provides overall management and coordination of the Department’s operating budget.

Brenda McCane

Acting Budget Manager

Park Police


The Park Police Division ensures the safety of park patrons and facilities 24 hours a day through crime prevention, apprehension, enforcement of criminal and motor vehicle laws of the State, and enforcement of Park Rules and Regulations. Policing is community-based, with officers at all levels involved in problem solving on behalf of our residents through community policing strategies and partnerships.

Germaine Haywood