Parks and Recreation Department


Philip Gallegos, Community Services Director

The City of Kerman Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department is a rural leader in providing quality facilities, programs, and services to local residents. Excellent customer service is provided through well maintained parks and facilities, inviting public places, and trained and motivated staff. The programs and services offered by this department reflect the needs of our residents and are considered to be of excellent value and quality. Kerman Parks and Recreation brings to fruition the City’s motto, “Community Comes First,” through a philosophy of “live, work, and play.”

“Creating Community through People, Parks, and Programs”

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

To provide fun, safe, and affordable recreational opportunities in exceptional Park and Recreational Facilities that will enhance the quality of life and promote healthy lifestyles for all participants and citizens of our community.

Vision Statement

Vision Statement

Our VISION is to “Create Community through People, Parks, and Programs.” Our programs, services, and facilities are designed to strengthen community image and sense of place, support economic development, strengthen safety and security, promote health and wellness, foster human development, increase cultural unity, facilitate community problem solving, and provide recreational experiences.


Contact Information
Main Office: (559) 846-8643
Fax: (559) 842-5217

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Physical Location
Senior Center
720 S. Eight Street
Kerman, CA 93630

Community Center
15100 W. Kearney Plaza
Kerman, CA 93630

Phillip Gallegos
Recreation and Community Services Director

(559) 846-9328

Jeanna Burdine-Slaven
Senior Center Events Coordinator

(559) 846-9329

Mark Salvador
Community/Teen Center Coordinator

(559) 846-4809

Theresa Johnson
Recreation Coordinator

(559) 846-9383

Vanessa Lujan
Kerman Senior Center
Nutrition Coordinator
(559) 846-9330

Barbara Arredondo
Transportation Coordinator

(559) 846-7914