Ashtabula County Metroparks

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Ashtabula County Metroparks Board of Commissioners

By on August 29, 2023

The Ashtabula County Metroparks was created to conserve, preserve and to protect Ashtabula County’s natural resources and to provide outdoor recreational experiences to Ashtabula County residents. The board is comprised of five commissioners who are appointed by Probate Court Judge, Albert Camplese, 
Current Board Members

Paul Carpenter

Paul Carpenter – Board Vice President
Paul Carpenter is a long time resident of Ashtabula County with a passion for all outdoor activities. Mr. Carpenter has been a volunteer with the Metro Parks for the past ten years and feels that “Ashtabula County is a great place to live!”. 
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Charles Kohli – Board Member
Charles Kohli is a Harpersfield native who lives in Ashtabula Harbor. Mr. Kohli has served on the park board for thirty years.  One of the original supporters of the Rails-to-Trails plan. He has promoted partnerships with Federal, state, local agencies and conservation groups that continue to support Ashtabula County’s Metroparks system.
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Holly Mayernick – Board Member
Holly Mayernick, Business Development Officer for Infinity Resources has over 20 years experience helping employers find incentives, grants, and methods to create and stabilize their workforce. Ms. Mayernick has volunteered on numerous boards and brings extensive business and fundraising knowledge to the Metroparks Board. 
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Marie Lane – Board Member
Marie Lane is an Attorney and a resident of Saybrook Township. Marie came to Ashtabula County in 1998 after being appointed as the Director of the Ashtabula County Public Defender’s Office, and served in that position for 23 years.  Marie now works as a Project Director for Justice for Vets.  Marie was appointed to the Metroparks Board in January 2016.  

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Joseph Tredent – Board President

Joseph Tredent, a longtime resident of Ashtabula County, and graduate of Harbor High School. Mr. Tredent has over fifteen years as an educator in the county, teaching music at both the middle school and high school level. He resides in Roaming Shores with his wife and three children.


Board Meetings

Topic: Regular ACMP Board Meeting

Time: 4:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Meetings will be held on the second Wednesday of the month unless stated below.


The next ACMP Board Meeting:

May 8, 2024 – 4:30 p.m.

Ashtabula County Metroparks Welcome Center                 

4338 Lake Road W Bldg. B

Ashtabula, OH  44004


 Upcoming Board Meeting Dates:

May 8, 2024

June 12, 2024

July 10, 2024

August 14, 2024

September 11, 2024

October 9, 2024

November 13, 2024

December 11, 2024


Rules & Regulations:  Revised 5 12 2021

ByLaws: Bylaws rev 3 2019

Master Plan: ACMP-Master-Plan


The Ashtabula County Metropolitan Parks District (The Ashtabula County Metroparks) was established pursuant to the Ohio Revised Code by Judge J. Philip Perry in December 1959. The aims of the original board were to create historical and recreational parks as well as conservation areas. These aims have not changed throughout the years. The board consists of five members, appointed by the court, to serve 3-year terms without compensation.

For additional information please call (440) 576-0717 or email

Board Meeting Minutes