Recreation Staff

  1. Neil Parsons

    Interim Parks , Recreation and Tourism Director
    Phone: 843-784-2231

    Neil joined the City of Hardeeville in August of 2017. He currently is completing his Master of Public Administration degree with Arkansas State University. Neil holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Morehead State University with a major in Environmental Science and emphasis in Social Science and Economics along with a minor in Geography with emphasis in planning and GIS. In regard to experience, Neil has over 8 years of management and administrative experience working with State and Local Government for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. He also has over 8 years of executive level and management experience working for regional healthcare systems. Most recently, he spent nearly two years working as the Director of Institutional Advancement for John Paul II Catholic School. His wife, Mandy, is the Director of Finance for the United Way of the Lowcountry and they have three children, Blake, Lexie & Austin.   

  1. Brittany Thomas

    Programs and Partnerships Manager
    Phone: 843-227-4334

    Brittany grew up in the Midwest and attended college at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, KS where she received her Bachelor of Science in Recreation emphasizing in Community, Corporate, and Hospital Wellness and Minoring in Exercise Science. She is continuing her education by working on a Master of Science in Health, Human Performance, and Recreation Emphasizing in Sport and Leisure Services Management.