Board/Committee Meetings

Board & Committee Meetings

All Board & Committee Meetings are held at the Triphahn Center (1685 West Higgins Road in Hoffman Estates) unless otherwise stated.

See 2021 Calendar of Board & Committee Meetings or Packets/Agendas for exact times (below):

2022 Calendar of Board & Committee Meetings

Past Board and Committee Packets (2009-2021)

For a list of other documents and reports, check our FOIA & Transparency Center

2022 Board & Committee Meetings    
Buildings & GroundsJanuary 18, 2022PacketAgenda
Recreation & FacilitiesJanuary 18, 2022PacketAgenda
Regular Board MeetingJanuary 25, 2022
& Finance
January 25, 2022
Buildings & GroundsFebruary 15, 2022
Recreation & Facilities
February 15, 2022
Regular Board MeetingFebruary 22, 2022
& Finance
February 22, 2022
Buildings & GroundsMarch 15, 2022
Recreation & FacilitiesMarch 15, 2022
Regular Board MeetingMarch 22, 2022
& Finance
March 22, 2022

REGULAR BOARD MEETINGS4th Tuesday of the month immediately following Administration & Finance Committee (unless otherwise stated)
Addresses the business affairs of the Park District. These meetings are open to the public. Residents are welcome to attend.

Standing Committees are comprised of up to five residents (community representatives) and two Park Commissioners appointed by the Board annually. District staff report to the Standing Committees on a monthly basis. Once each report is received, reviewed, and subsequently approved by the Committee, the Committee then makes its recommendation to the full Board during the monthly Board meeting. Community Representatives do not vote as members of the full park board.

BUILDINGS & GROUNDS COMMITTEE3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. (unless otherwise stated)
Addresses topics relating to the improvement or development of facilities or park grounds.

RECREATION & FACILITIES COMMITTEE — 3rd Tuesday of the month between 7:15 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. (unless otherwise stated) 
Makes recommendations that focus on the organization and implementation of recreational and athletic programs.

ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE COMMITTEE4th Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. (unless otherwise stated)
Addresses topics relating to personnel and reviews financial issues affecting the Park District.


Committee Members

Buildings & Grounds
Chair — Pat McGinn
Vice Chair — Keith Evans
Community Representative — Patricio Aguilar
Community Representative — Chad Bettencourt
Community Representative — Ron Evans
Community Representative — Suzanne Poeschel
Community Representative — Lauren Sernett
Staff Liaisons: Dustin Hugen
Recreation & Facilities
Chair — Raj Chhatwani
Vice Chair —  Robert Kaplan
Community Representative — Lizzie Beranek
Community Representative — Pearl Henderson
Community Representative — Ian Macdonald
Community Representative — Chris MacGregor
Community Representative — Jennifer McIlrath
Staff Liaisons: Brian Bechtold, Alisa Kapusinski
 Administration & Finance
Chair — Marc Friedman
Vice Chair – Linda Dressler
Community Representative — Mandar Kulkarni
Community Representative — Kathy Musial
Community Representative — Hosep Utas
Community Representative — Denise Wilson
Community Representative — Steven Winner
Staff Liaison: Nicole Hopkins

Become a Community Representative

Are you a Hoffman Estates resident and interested in serving on a committee? Submit a Community Representative Questionnaire to the Park District’s Executive Director outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in serving on a committee.
Community Representative Questionnaire 2021-2022