Meet the county’s park rangers
In 2007, Queen Anne’s County Parks and Public Landings had one park ranger. In 2011, the office had to shut down its ranger program due to budget cuts. In the years since, the office has slowly added rangers back to its force and now has a total of seven. From left: Chris Homeister, Stuart Horsey, Crystal Thomes, Jenn Schlemmer, Austin Barrett, ranger supervisor Phil Starkey, Bill Moore and Jason Haney.