National Mall

National Mall

Park Service Selects Director for Capital Region

October 23, 2008, 10:33 am
The National Park Service has selected a veteran park ranger as the next director of the national capital region. Peggy O'Dell has served as superintendent of the National Mall since 2007. As regional director, she will oversee more than 87,000 acres of federal parkland in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia.