Staff

Administration  
Craig Talsma CPA, CPREExecutive Director(847) 310-3607
Brian Bechtold CPRPDirector of Golf and Facilities(847) 781–3679
Dustin Hugen CPODirector of Parks,
Planning and Maintenance
(847) 285-5465
Nicole Hopkins CPADirector of Finance and Administration(847) 310–3635
Alisa Kapusinski CPRP, M.EdDirector of Recreation(847) 781-3634
Eric Leninger JD, SHRM-CPSuperintendent of Human Resources
& Risk Management
(847) 781-3636
Jane KaczmarekExecutive Assistant(847) 781–3633

Finance  
Lynne Cotshott CPRPSuperintendent of Business (847) 310–3605
Brittany MeschweskiAccounting Manager(847) 781-3639
John AgudeloInformation Technology Manager(847) 285-5444
Brett LonerganInformation Technology Associate(847) 285-5494
Carina GrahamAdvertising & Sponsorship Manager(847) 285-5477

Communications & Marketing  
Sandy Manisco CPRPSuperintendent of Communications & Marketing(847) 781-3672
Lindsay GraceGraphic Designer(847) 301-3609

Recreation
  
Colleen Palmer MPA, CPRPSuperintendent of Recreation(847) 285-5565
Debbie AlbigManager of Community Centers, Willow Recreation Center(847) 285-5442
Jody DodsonProgram Manager, Dance, Gymnastics, Events(847) 285-5432
Kyle ThomasAthletic Manager, Youth Baseball/Softball,
Youth Basketball, Adult Sports/Field Rentals
(847) 285-5429
Martha HoustonProgram Manager, STAR Before & After School Care, Camps(847) 285-5535
Lisa Swan MPHProgram Manager(847) 781-3631
Mindi Schwartz50+ Active Adults Program Manager(847) 285-5526

Ice  
Stan DubickiGeneral Manager, Ice Operations(847) 781–3632
Randy Jordan UHMLCAssistant GM, Hockey Manager(847) 285–5501
Gary FongFacility & Ice Operations Manager(847) 285-5560
Dave YoungIce Maintenance Manager(847) 885–7500
Melissa Motyka-CiavarellaFigure Skating Manager(847) 781-3642

Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club  
Bill MeyerGolf Course Superintendent(847) 781–3680
Jennifer FullerSales & Catering Supervisor(847) 781–3658
PJ BugayAssistant Golf Course Superintendent 847-285-5493
David KrzepickiGolf Operations Manager(847) 781-3679
Eric McBrideExecutive Chef(847) 781-3663
Sergio CabralSous Chef(847)781-3663

Prairie Stone Sports
& Wellness Center
  
Christine TusaGeneral Manager of Operations(847) 285–5407
Chad Lindstrom ACEFitness Supervisor(847) 285-5401
Michael JohnsonBuilding Maintenance Supervisor(847) 285-5400
Beth ZimmerOperations Supervisor(847) 285-5400
Shelley KnappMember Service Associate(847) 285-5435
Shawn KordichMember Service Associate(847) 285-5405
Dru SteinhoffProgram Manager, Aquatics(847) 561-2242

Parks  
Bill Falsetti Supervisor of Parks, Construction, and Development(847) 561-1327
Mark Schwartz Supervisor of Horticulture(847) 561-1329
Steve Bessette Turf & Horticulture Lead(847) 652-1396
Brad Hansen Supervisor of Mechanics(847) 652-1394
Kyle Wozny Geographic Information System & Parks Services Administrator(224) 688-9268

ACE = American Council on Exercise
CPA = Certified Public Accountant
CPO = Certified Pool & Spa Operator
CPRE = Certified Parks & Recreation Executive
CPRP = Certified Parks & Recreation Professional
JD = Juris Doctor law degree
M.Ed = Masters of Education
MPA = Masters, Public Administration
MPH = Masters, Public Health
SHRM-CP = Society for Human Resources Management Certified Professional
UHMLC = USA Hockey Master Level Coach

Staff
Full time or part time employee recommendation for Employees of the Quarter.