Park District Staff

The Downers Grove Park District is served by over 50 full-time employees and over 500 part-time and seasonal personnel.
To contact a Staff Member via email, click on the name below.

STAFF DIRECTORY

Bill McAdam Executive Director (630) 960-7252
Debbie Bender Executive Assistant, FOIA Officer (630) 960-7253

Financial Services Division

Name Position Phone
Erik Brown Assistant Director for Financial Services (630) 960-7257
Tricia Farkas Superintendent of Finance (630) 960-5041
Errol Lagman Accountant (630) 960-4698
Mary Jandacek Payroll & Benefits Supervisor (630) 960-4667
Linda Shearer Accounts Payable Supervisor (630) 960-5142

District Services Division

Name Position Phone
Sara Rathsack Assistant Director for District Services (630) 960-7256
Matthew Slocum IT Technician (630) 960-4566
Pam Rank Administration Assistant (630) 960-5374

Parks Division

Name Position Phone
Geoff Penman Director of Operations and Development (630) 960-7255
Paul Fyle Superintendent of Planning, ADA Coordinator
(630) 960-5451
Kevin Rozell Superintendent of Parks
(630) 960-7259
Mike Stelter Assistant Superintendent of Parks (630) 960-7580
Jeff Pozen Golf Course Superintendent (630) 963-9436
Vincent Pawlicki Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (630) 963-5527
Ron Simon Horticulturist (630) 960-7576
James Less Landscape Architect (630) 960-5452
James Weimer Park Forester
Regina Ozog Office Manager - Park Operations (630) 960-4652

Recreation Division

Name Position Phone
Jay Kelly Director of Recreation (630) 960-7254
Michelle Varys Fitness Operations Supervisor (630) 960-7469
Michelle Pusateri Recreation Center Manager (630) 960-7467
Shannon Forsythe Manager of Natural Resources and Interpretive Services (630) 960-2002
Marge Trocki Naturalist (630) 960-2069
Anna Fontanetta Naturalist (630) 960-2052
Dawn Hartman Manager of Marketing and Creative Development (630) 960-4579
Ashlee Grude Museum Supervisor (630) 960-2113
Justine Goode Marketing and Development Specialist (630) 319-9797
Toni Giovenco Recreation Supervisor (630) 960-7463
Anna Kish Recreation Manager - Community Services (630)-960-5392
Colleen McGavock Recreation Supervisor (630) 960-4477
Matt Netrefa Lincoln Center Manager (630) 960-4495
Akeila LeClaire Cultural Arts Supervisor (630) 960-4491
Sally Hayduck Golf Course Manager (630) 963-1308
Stacy Landis Office Supervisor - Recreation Center (630) 960-7560
Lenore Murphy Office Supervisor - Lincoln Center (630) 960-4433
Sara Cunningham Recreation Specialist (630) 960-4281
Alexander Barton Director of Business Development (847) 502-3557