Praisner Staff

Recreation Specialist: Deanna Greene

Phone:  240-777-4975

Meet Deanna

Deanna has been with the Department of Recreation for nine years. She has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Tuskegee University, and an associate’s degree in Early Elementary and Special Education from Montgomery College. Deanna has worked for the department in a number of different positions including summer camps and Club Friday. Deanna also worked for many years at Upper County Community Recreation Center as the director of the Summer Fun Center.

Deanna was raised in Montgomery County and is a graduate of Seneca Valley High School. She has coached boy’s and girl’s basketball through the department for over 15 years. Deanna enjoys being outdoors, attending sporting events with her family and volunteering. Deanna lives in Germantown with her husband and their children.

Recreation Coordinator: Sharon Pitt

Phone: 240-777-4976

Meet Sharon:

Sharon has been with the Department of Recreation for two years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Journalism from Hampton University. Sharon is a lifetime member of AFTRA/SAG and is a published author with over 20 years of experience in media and broadcasting. She has previously worked as an on-air personality nationally and locally for CBS Radio WPGC, WHUR and Radio One’s WMMJ. A passionate community advocate, Sharon is the recipient of community service awards from former DC Mayor Marion Barry and former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson.

A native Washingtonian, Sharon was raised in Montgomery County is a graduate of Paint Branch High School where she participated in track and field and held a Maryland state title on the school’s relay team. Sharon values family, travel, entertaining at home, and spending time with her three greatest achievements, her children Atiya, Maryam and Hassan.