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Staff Directory

Leadership Team


Staff - Allison N

Allison NiemelaCPRP
Executive Director
630-879-5235 ext. 2017

Katie Drum

Katie Drum, CPRP 
Director of Marketing and Public Relations
630-879-5235 ext. 2022

Amy Sarro
Human Resources & Risk Manager
630-879-5235 ext. 2015

Staff - Jim E2

Director of Capital Projects & Contractual Services
630-879-5235 ext. 2011

Jennifer Putzier
Depot Museum Director
630-406-5274 ext. 2041

Mitch Bowlin
Director of Finance
630-879-5235 ext. 2021 
Staff - Eric L
 Eric Lacher, CPRP
Director of Parks and Properties
630-406-5272 ext. 2030
Stephen-Staff Stephen Golembiewski, CPRP 
Director of Community Recreation
630-879-5235 ext. 2060

Administrative Team

Staff - Shelbie H2

Shelbie Hinterlong 
Customer Relations Advisor
630-879-5235 ext. 2001

Staff - Tiffany G2

Tiffany Green 
Customer Relations Manager
630-879-5235 ext. 2002
Staff - Shelly Bruggman Shelley Kouzes
Executive Assistant
630-879-5235 ext. 2005

Kelly Hauge
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
630-879-5235 ext. 2006

Marie Krolikowski 
Customer Relations Advisor
630-879-5235 ext. 2003

Staff - Tammi L

Tammi LaFleur
Payroll & A/P Coordinator
630-879-5235 ext. 2010
 Chris Winter 
Batavia Depot Museum Curator 
630-406-5274 ext. 2040

Staff - Donna T 2

 Donna Taylor 
Customer Relations Supervisor
630-406-5282 ext. 2050

Laura Ferguson
Graphic Design & Media Specialist
630-879-5235 ext. 2019
Cori Freebourn
Cori Freebourn 
Customer Relations Advisor
630-879-5235 ext. 2000

Sandy Schneider
Customer Relations Advisor
630-406-5282 ext. 2051

Recreation Team

Staff - Kathy F

Kathy Freedlund 
Recreation Supervisor in charge of fitness, and preschool tumbling/gymnastics
630-879-5235 ext. 2012

Staff - Ryan M

Ryan McCalley, CPRP
Athletic Supervisor in charge of youth and adult sports camps, leagues and programs
630-406-5282 ext. 2065

Staff - Lori M

Lori McDonald 
Recreation Supervisor in charge of New Horizons Preschool, child care, gymnastics and dance
630-406-5282 ext. 2061


Becca Atkins, CPRP
Recreation and Facilities Supervisor in charge of Kindergarten Enrichment, Kids Club, Klub Fun, teen programs and rentals
630-406-5282 ext. 2062

Brittany Bruno
Special Events & Aquatics Supervisor in charge of special events, aquatics, tumbling and cheer
630-406-5282 ext. 2066

Staff - Robin S2

Robin Soderquist, CPRP
Recreation Supervisor in charge of adult variety, youth variety, nature, performing arts, trips and senior programs
630-406-5282 ext. 2064


Parks Team

Gary Motycka, CPSI, CPRP
Superintendent of Facilities/Trades 
630-406-5272 ext. 2031 

Kim Hansen, CPRP
Superintendent of Parks
630-406-5272 ext. 2032

  Jeff Ruhl
Trades Crew Leader  
  Karl Fehling


Trades Technician


Matt Oxnevad
Eastside Crew Leader


Adam Roudebush
Trades Technician


Dan Gacek
Westside Crew Leader


Willy Neumann
Park Technician


Antonio Salazar
Park Technician


Nathaniel Jarosz
Park Technician


Laurel Baker 
Park Technician

  Hector Perez
Park Technician