A Real Pro
Hezekiah Allen is honored by the Cottonwood City Council Tuesday for receiving his credential as "Certified Parks & Recreation Professional." Mayor Diane Joens and Cottonwood Parks Director Richard Faust present the certificate awarded by the National Recreation and Parks Association. The nine months of study culminated in testing at Arizona State University with oversite of the University of North Carolina. Allen, Cottonwood's Special Events Coordinator, becomes one of 4,000 professionals nationwide to be so recognized. Faust, recalling his own efforts to achieve the certificate, said he admired Hezekiah's high score.