Recognition

Awards & Recognition


This page highlights some of the awards and recognition the Missouri City Parks & Recreation Department has received over the years.


2020

  • Greater Houston Chapter of American Society of Public Administration's Leadership Award - Jason Mangum

2019

  • ARC of Fort Bend Community Awareness Award - Kyle Frye & Cristina Escamos
  • Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Award - Missouri City & Missouri City Green
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Academy of Leadership Development Cohort - Julia Thompson
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Director of the Year - Jason Mangum
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Innovative Program Award (Mom & Son Challenge) - Daniele Stewart
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Recreation Professional of the Year - Kevin Browne
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Rookie of the Year - Adam Lofters

2018


  • American Society of Public Administration Public Interface Award – Paul Wierzbicki
  • Houston Area Urban Forestry Council Project of the Year Award (Buffalo Run Park Volunteer Tree Planting Competition) – Paul Wierzbicki
  • Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Award - Missouri City & Missouri City Green
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Presidential Award of Honor - Kevin Browne
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Textern Recipient - Julia Thompson

2017


  • Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Award - Missouri City & Missouri City Green

2016


  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Promotional Award of the Year

2015


  • Houston Galveston Council Parks & Natural Areas Policy Tools & Planning Process Award (Go Native Policy & Every Day is Earth Day Program) - Paul Wierzbicki
  • TRAPS East Region Promotional Award of the Year

2014


  • Texas Association of Fairs & Events Best Environmental/Green Program (Trash-Off Event)
  • Texas Recreation & Park Society East Region Promotional Award of the Year

2013


  • Texas Association of Fairs & Events Best Environmental/Green Program (Trash-Off Event)

2012


  • Healthy at H-E-B Finalist

2011


  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Park Development Innovations Award (Edible Arbor Trail) - Paul Wierzbicki

1997


  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Texas Gold Medal

1993

  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Texas Gold Medal

1990

  • Texas Recreation & Park Society Texas Gold Medal