Parks & Recreation Committee


The Parks and Recreation Department policies and procedures are governed by the Brown Deer Park and Recreation Committee.


  • When:  1st Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. 
  • Where: Department of Public Works Conference Room, 8950 N Arbon Drive  


  • Priscilla Hightower Thompson, Village Trustee, Chairperson
  • Lisa Walker, School Board Representative
  • Marie Lieber (appointed 2001)
  • Nicole Munns (appointed 2018)
  • Elissa Retkowski (appointed 2021)

Agendas & Minutes

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes.  Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Contact Information

Do you have a question about the committee?  Reach out to staff liaison and Park and Recreation Director, Danielle Gross at 414-371-3073 or email

How to Join the Committee

Are you interested in joining this committee?  Fill out the online application to apply.  Appointments occur in April/May after the spring election or on an as-needed basis.  If you have questions about the role of a committee member, please reach out to the staff liaison listed above for more information.