Staff Directory

Contact Schaumburg Park District staff members by phone or email.

The following phone numbers can be reached directly by dialing 847-534-4810.

Executive Staff

Tony LaFrenere
Executive Director
847-985-2115 x1028
Steve Burgess
Deputy Director
847-985-2115 x1019
Kristy Riddle
Executive Assistant
847-985-2115 x1014

Recreation Staff

Rob Ward
Director of Operations
847-985-2115 x1009
Ryan Gangler
Superintendent of Recreation Facilities
847-490-7015 x2004
Stephanie Gear
Superintendent of Education & Enrichment Programs
847-252-2888 x2038
Heather Simross
Manager of Fitness and Aquatics
847-490-7015 x2015
Stacy Johnson
Meineke Recreation Center Manager
847-985-2143 x2147
Anna Schuld
Manager of KASPER Programs
847-252-2888 x2039
Alex Bonarirgo
Supervisor of Senior & Adult Programs
847-490-7015 x2011
Kevin O'Donnell
Supervisor of Olympic Park & Athletics
847-891-1266 x4004
Nick Kuta
Supervisor of Sport Center and Athletics
847-985-2143 x2146
Teresa Varco
Early Childhood Supervisor
847-490-7036 x2301
Kari Larsen
Supervisor of Cultural Arts
847-490-7015 x2024
Jamie McCalister
Supervisor of Parties, Rentals & Special Events
847-490-7015 x2009
Alex Valladares
Assistant Supervisor of Athletics
Blake Wittkamp
CRC Assistant Manager
847-490-7015 x2018
Staci Weidner
Assistant Supervisor of Cultural Arts
847-490-7015 x2023
Amanda Green
Supervisor of Aquatics
847-490-7015 x2017

Business Staff

Keith O'Donnell
Superintendent of Finance
847-985-2115 x1021
Nina Dyer
847-985-2115 x1024

Human Resources Staff

Laila Bashia
Director of Human Resources
847-985-2115 x1008
Alison Mielitz
Human Resources Generalist
847-985-2115 x1016

Parks Staff

Todd King
Director of Parks and Planning
847-985-2115 x1007
Ed Christenson
Parks Manager
847-985-2115 x1402
Matt Gaynor
Parks Planner
847-985-2115 x1033

Facilities Staff

Erin Chapa
Superintendent of Facility Operations
847-985-2455 x1409
Niki Rao
Superintendent of Capital Projects and Planning
847-985-2115 x1010
Fred Gonzini
Manager of Facility Operations and Building Trades
847-985-2455 x1408
Jay Mueller
Manager of Facility Operations Maintenance
847-985-2455 x1403
Kelly Conte
Supervisor of Procurement
847-985-2455 x1404

Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm Staff

Dave Brooks
Spring Valley Manager
847-985-2100 x1204
Matt McBrien
Conservation/Grounds Maintenance Coordinator
847-985-2100 x1210
Monique Inglot
Supervisor of Farm Programs
847-985-2100 x1503
Kyle Wenz
Environmental Education Program Supervisor
847-985-2100 x1202

Golf Staff

Jon Parsons
General Manager of Golf Operations
847-885-9000 x3003
Shane Ritchie
Greens Supervisor
847-885-9000 x3008
Chris Faillo
Head Golf Professional
847-885-9000 x3004

Communications Staff

Justin Sienkiewicz
Director of Communications and Marketing
847-985-2115 x1003
Sophie Ali
Communications Specialist
847-985-2115 x1001
Eliana Lucena
Communications Specialist
847-985-2115 x1006
Shawn Hammer
Graphic Designer
847-985-2115 x1037

Technology Staff

Nick Laverde
Superintendent of Information and Technology
847-985-2115 x1020
Raymond McKenna
Systems Administrator
847-985-2115 x1040
Amy Messenger
Application Support Specialist
847-985-2115 x1027