Coy Vaughn is the Deputy Director of the Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission.  Coy has over 20 years of planning experience, in both the private and public sectors, working with regional, county, and local governments as an Urban Planner, and most recently a Parks Planner.  He has a bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture from Michigan State University and a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Eastern Michigan University.  Coy is

currently serving on the Chelsea Parks & Rec Plan Committee and has served on the Executive Board of Huron River Watershed Council and as the local representative to the Regional Greenways Advisory Committee.  He is an advocate for trail development and land preservation in the County.  Coy enjoys hiking, biking, fishing, skiing, kayaking, and other outdoor activities.