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) 781-3635
Alisa Kapusinski CPRP, M.EdDirector of Recreation(847) 781-3634
Eric Leninger JD, SHRM-CPSuperintendent of Human Resources
& Risk Management
(847) 781-3636
Monica LoganExecutive Assistant(847) 781–3633
Lynne Cotshott CPRPSuperintendent of Business (847) 310–3605
Brittany Meschweski CPRPAccounting Manager(847) 781-3639
John AgudeloInformation Technology Manager(847) 285-5444
Brett LonerganInformation Technology Associate(847) 285-5494
Communications & Marketing  
Jeff NeyAdvertising & Sponsorship Manager(847) 285-5477
Katie BurgessCommunications & Marketing Manager – Recreation(847) 781-3672
Lindsay GraceGraphic Designer(847) 310-3609
Pat Bodame 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
Natalie WoodEarly Childhood Program Manager(847)285-5561
Lisa Swan MPHProgram Manager(847) 781-3631
Mindi Schwartz50+ Active Adults Program Manager(847) 285-5526
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
Sergio CabralExecutive Chef(847) 781-3663
Sous Chef(847)781-3663
The Club at Prairie Stone  
Christine TusaGeneral Manager of Operations(847) 285–5407
Michael JohnsonLead Custodian(847) 285-5426
Beth ZimmerOperations Supervisor(847) 285-5422
Dianne EchlinMember Service Associate(847) 285-5405
Dru SteinhoffProgram Manager, Aquatics(847) 561-2242
Bill Falsetti Supervisor of Playgrounds, Development and Construction(847) 285-5460
Steve Bessette Supervisor of Park Grounds(847) 285-5473
Mitch Haizel Supervisor of Aquatics & Buildings(847) 285-5462
Brad Hansen Supervisor of Mechanics(847) 285-5470
Kyle Wozny Geographic Information System & Parks Services Administrator(847) 285-5464

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

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