Michael Gonzalez is the Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Elgin, is a graduate of Seguin High school and Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning and a Minor in Nature and Heritage Tourism. Michael started with the Parks Department in April of 2013 and is the staff liaison for The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and the nonprofit group Friends of Elgin parks. He is an awesome spikeball player, hiker, and biker.
Elizabeth graduated from Southwestern University in 2012 with a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology and has worked in fields ranging from tech start up to greenhouse management. As the Program Manager, Elizabeth works to bring the Elgin community over 40 unique events throughout the year. She also works with members of the community to bring classes to the Rec Center, and manages the Morris Memorial Pool.