Staff Members

Board/Commission Member


Caleb Smith

Farmer's Market Coordinator and Community Engagement Facilitator






  • Position: Farmers Market Coordinator & Community Engagement Facilitator
  • Start Date: February 2017
  • Education: Earlham College, 2017; Scattergood Friends School, 2013

As Farmers Market Coordinator, Caleb oversees day-to-day and long-term management of the Richmond Farmers Market, including logistics, marketing, fundraising, planning, and outreach. As Community Engagement Facilitator, he runs other events for the parks department such as Food Truck Wednesdays, various concert series, Bark Park events, volunteer events, and more. Caleb also runs social media and other digital assets for the Parks department and acts as a representative to a variety of community partners. He performs project management for various quality of life initiatives.

When asked what his favorite aspect of working for Richmond Parks and Recreation is, Caleb stated, “No two days are the same! Interfacing with the community and improving Richmond’s quality of place are what I love to do.”

Mayoral Appointment to Environmental Sustainability Commission
Term Expires: 7/15/2020