Community Services Advisory Commission


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Name Role Term Started Term Ends
Amy Arnold Chairperson 01/16/2018 04/30/2020
VACANT Youth Commissioner

Don Doty Commissioner 01/06/2018 04/30/2020
Jerry Gorrell Commissioner 02/19/2019 04/30/2021
Sharron Grzybowski Commissioner 02/19/2019 04/30/2021
Ron Ruppert Chair 01/06/2018 04/30/2022
Natalie Varela Vice-Chairperson 02/19/2019 04/30/2022

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If you would like to apply to be a member of the Community Services Advisory Commission, please fill out an application (PDF). Please note that there is a separate packet required for the Youth Member applicants.



Applications are being accepted for one (1) Youth Commissioner for the Community Services Advisory Commission. The appointee shall be the youth representation, who shall be a Town resident for at least one year, shall be a resident high school student, and serve a term on the Commission beginning September 1 through June 30.

The role of the Commission is to advise the Mayor, Town Council, and the Director of Community Services in matters pertaining to Community Services. Commissioners attend a monthly Commission meeting, read packet materials, work on subcommittees, and volunteer on various department projects.

The completed application packet should consist of (1) cover letter of interest; (2) a résumé; (3) completed Boards and Commissions Application, and (4) signed Consent to Executive Session. Youth Member Application Packets are available using the link above.

Applications are still being accepted.  Applications may be sent or hand delivered to the Town Hall Reception Desk, Attention: Jamie Salentine, 16705 E. Avenue of the Fountains, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268.  The envelope should be clearly marked “Community Services Youth Commission Application.” 

If you have any questions, please contact Jamie Salentine at 480-816-5148 or


The commission acts in an advisory capacity in support of the Town of Fountain Hills Community Services Department's quest to provide exceptional customer service to enhance the quality of life by providing and maintaining safe, available, and accessible parks and facilities, recreation programs, events, and services that will meet the intellectual, social, cultural, and leisure needs of town residents of all ages.