Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett has announced Indy Parks and Recreation Director Linda Broadfoot is stepping down and Angie Clark has been appointed interim director. Broadfoot began as director in 2016 and during her tenure, she launched the “Pack the Parks” initiative and oversaw the establishment of Commons Park and a new family center at Broad Ripple Park.
“Linda Broadfoot has been an incredible asset to the City of Indianapolis, enhancing quality of life throughout our neighborhoods and championing equity in the public spaces and services available to residents. She has my sincere gratitude for her years of public service, and my best wishes for her next chapter,” said Mayor Hogsett.
Clark is the current chief financial officer for Indy Parks and previously served as budget manager for the city of Indianapolis Office of Finance and Management and financial manager for the city of Indianapolis Office of Corporation Counsel.