The State Awards recognize individuals who have made compelling and significant contributions to the trails movement in their home states.
Marcie is an employee of Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation and manages the County’s Greenway program.
Marcie oversees the planning, land acquisition, trail design, and construction of greenway corridors throughout the County.
Marcie was instrumental in advancing the national award winning E-911 Help Locator System. This system has provided faster response time by emergency personal on the county’s trail system.
As part of the Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Trail Team, Marcie leads the trail mapping efforts to GPS locate over 125 miles of paved and unpaved trails within the County's park system. Marcie’s efforts have gone beyond the work of this committee. She has been a key person in reaching out to the larger states trail users in providing presentations at several local, state, and national conferences.
Marcie has assisted in developing continuity throughout the divisions’ operations and her leadership has improved relations with many of the trail user groups that utilize the Gwinnett Parks Trail system.