Johnny Farmer

Parks & Recreation
Title: Director
Phone: 336-623-2110 option 3 or 336-623-7789, ext. 3028

Johnny has served as Parks & Recreation Director for the City of Eden since June 2005.  He is responsible for administering a comprehensive Parks & Recreation program for the citizens of Eden, which include, but not limited to programs and facilities for youth, adult, and senior adults.  Johnny grew up in Mayodan, North Carolina and worked at the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Department from 1977-1989.  

  • Formerly served as Parks & Recreation Director in Scottsboro, Alabama; Hallandale Beach, Florida; Miramar, Florida and Ocoee, Florida.
  • Graduate of Madison-Mayodan High School, Rockingham Community College, and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.  
  • Certificate in Municipal Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Institute of Government.  
  • United Way of Rockingham County Board of Directors, has served as a Board member, President, Vice-President of Finance and Vice-President of Fund Distribution and Campaign Chair.  

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