Scott Richter joined the City of Medicine Hat in April 2016 as the Superintendent of Parks Operations. Prior to that he was with the YMCA for 13 years and as CEO for the last two of those. Scott has a Master’s of Science Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Regina. He is passionate about the health of the community and the benefits that participation in recreation yields. He believes that Developmental Leadership, Appreciative Inquiry, and Collective Impact are the best ways to begin to a ddress the complexity of the social issues and foster further social capital.