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Jason Genck

Senior Consultant | MPA, CPRP

Jason is a Senior Consultant with more than 25 years of leadership in parks, recreation, and libraries administration. He joined BerryDunn in 2021 with a desire to help people, organizations, and communities throughout the nation.

Jason is a constant learner and a thought provoker, always willing to welcome and provide different perspectives. He is known for his positive and energetic approach to engaging individuals, organizations, elected officials, and stakeholders. His diverse background includes serving cities, special districts, boards, and as an educator.

Jason leads with service above self and is fueled by his passion to bring the very best results and benefits to his clients. A sought-after consultant, speaker, trainer, and facilitator, he leverages his extensive experience to provide thought leadership and organizational coaching to organizations ranging from NRPA to the National Think Tank of Public Engagement.

Jason is a Senior Consultant with more than 25 years of leadership in parks, recreation, and libraries administration. He joined BerryDunn in 2021 with a desire to help people, organizations, and communities throughout the nation.

Jason is a constant learner and a thought provoker, always willing to welcome and provide different perspectives. He is known for his positive and energetic approach to engaging individuals, organizations, elected officials, and stakeholders. His diverse background includes serving cities, special districts, boards, and as an educator.

Jason leads with service above self and is fueled by his passion to bring the very best results and benefits to his clients. A sought-after consultant, speaker, trainer, and facilitator, he leverages his extensive experience to provide thought leadership and organizational coaching to organizations ranging from NRPA to the National Think Tank of Public Engagement.

Experience highlights

Jason helps clients with a variety of issues including:

  • Master planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Community and stakeholder engagement 
  • Organizational assessment 
  • Leadership development 
  • Team facilitation 
  • Organizational change management 
  • Innovation hubs 
  • Cost recovery and service model development 
  • Feasibility assessments 
  • Public speaking
  • Training and coaching

Memberships and committees

  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • American Park and Recreation Society
  • Colorado Park and Recreation Association
  • Illinois Park and Recreation Association
  • Arizona Parks and Recreation Association
  • American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration Extern Program
  • University of St. Francis (IL) Reaccreditation Team
  • Rotarian

Insights

Education

BS, Recreation and Business Administration, University of St. Francis

MPA, Arizona State University

Certifications

  • MPA
  • CPRP