New Recreation Director


Roxbury Township is pleased to announce the newest member of our leadership team, Keith Knudsen, as the new Director of Recreation.  Mr. Knudsen is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the many programs run by the department including the events, sports & activities, township parks & playgrounds, trail system, senior groups, volunteer opportunities and Dial-a-Ride.  In addition, he is also responsible for the overall management of the staff and seasonal personnel.  

Mr. Knudsen has over 14 years’ of experience in the recreational field having worked for the Townships of Maplewood, West Milford and Mt. Olive.  He brings extensive and unique experience in obtaining grants for improvements and programs.

Keith’s many certifications include Certified Park and Recreation Professional, Recreation Administrator, Certified Pool Operator and American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor, First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED).  He can be reached at (973) 448-2014 or  Please join us in welcoming Keith Knudsen to our “Amazing Township.”