• Community Services

  • Director:
    Phil Hoskins

    Phil Hoskins
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    Director : Phil Hoskins

    Staff Member Name Since 1996, Phil Hoskins has served as Director of Community Services for Gwinnett County. His responsibilities include overseeing the operations of the following divisions: Parks and Recreation Operations, Parks and Recreation Project Administration, Health and Human Services, Extension Services, Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center, and Voter Registration and Elections. In addition, he serves as the County’s liaison with various other community service organizations.

    Phil is a native of Kentucky. He graduated from Georgetown College in Kentucky and completed his Master’s Degree from Indiana University.

    Phil has over 30 years of public service working for local government agencies in Illinois, Minnesota, and Kentucky. Prior to relocating to Gwinnett County, he served as Assistant to the City Manager for the City of Owensboro, Kentucky.

    He has held positions with many Gwinnett community boards including the American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Leadership Gwinnett, Rotary Club of Lawrenceville, and United Way.

    Phil and his wife, Janet, reside in Gwinnett County.



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About Community Services
The Department of Community Services is organized into divisions that provide high-quality recreational, educational, electoral, human services, and other services in partnership with the Gwinnett community.

4-H and Youth Development
Family & Consumer Sciences
Horticulture & Environmental Sciences

Museum, Exhibits and Rentals
Programs and Events
Senior Services
OneStop Newsletter

Explore Your Parks
Gwinnett L.I.F.E
Absentee Ballot
Polling Place Locator

Hours & Locations
Programs & Events

  Parks & Recreation
Senior Services

Court-ordered Community Service
For court-ordered community service, please call Volunteer Resources for Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation at 678.277.0900.


Community Services Documents & Reports
2013 Community Services Annual Report