Courtney Snead – Executive Director
Bachelor of Science, Political Science
Masters in Public Administration
Certificate of Public Management
The board of directors approved a 3-year contract with Courtney in April 2021 to serve as the executive director. She was originally hired in September 2020 to serve as the MACRD Interim Director through her consulting business, Boring but Important, LLC. Prior to working with the MACRD, Courtney served as the Interim Executive Director at Sisters Park and Recreation District, and over the course of her 17 year career in public service has worked in local government, higher education, and parks and recreation management. A Madras resident since 2008, Courtney has volunteered with a number of organizations focused on serving communities in Jefferson county. Pictured here with her husband of 12 years (in Bandon, OR), Courtney enjoys golfing, reading, baking and spending time with her husband and two young children.