Park Board: Frank S. Vajda
Appointed in May 2001 as the Mason District representative to the Park Authority Board, Frank S. Vajda has been an active member of the Park Board as well as an involved community volunteer since his retirement from a 28-year career in the United States Air Force.
He currently plays a significant role on several committees. He is a member of the awards committee, and serves on the executive committee. He serves as chairman of the resource management committee; vice chairman of the park services committee and is a member of the planning and development committee.
Vajda is a member and past president of the Court of Camelot Civic Association. He has served as a member of the Friends of Mason District Park and volunteers regularly for special events. As a longtime veteran of the Camelot Neighborhood Watch Group, the oldest continuously active watch group in the United States, Vajda has used his experience with the neighborhood watch program to help organize and promote "Park Watch" at Pine Ridge Park in Annandale.
He is engaged and enthusiastic about parks in this community and continues to be optimistic about new park projects, initiatives, partnerships and programs.