John Seibert has been an integral part of the park and recreation profession in Northern Indiana since 1980. Currently serving as Director of Valparaiso Parks and Recreation, John has served in leadership capacities in city government, as well as the Indiana Park and Recreation Association. He also served as Adjunct Professor in the College of Business Administration at Valparaiso University. Though John grew up in Texas, he has been an Indiana resident since the 1980’s and has served as a city administrator, as well as leader of many critical community agency and non-profits organizations. In 1997, John was awarded the Outstanding Professional for the state of Indiana. He currently serves as a member of IU’s Recreational Sport Management National Advisory Board.
- MS, Recreation Administration, Indiana University