Dean Bostrom Executive Director 847–781-3633
Jane Kaczmarek Executive Assistant 8477813633
Peg Kusmierski Administrative Assistant/Foundation Manager 8473103617
Craig Talsma Deputy Director/Director of Administration & Finance 8473103607
Mike Kies Director of Recreation and Facilities 8477813634
John Giacalone Director of Parks/Risk Management 8472855465
Gary Buczkowski Director of Planning and Development 8473103606
Brian Bechtold Director of Golf Operations 847–781–3679
Lynne Cotshott Superintendent of Business 8473103605
Eric Leninger Superintendent of Human Resources and Risk Management 847781-3636
Carina Massani

John Agudelo

Advertising & Sponsorship Manager

Information Technology Manager



Recreational Services

Sandy Manisco Communications and Marketing Superintendent 847-781-3672
Colleen Palmer  Superintendent of Recreation  847-285-5565
  Golf Operations Manager, Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club 8477813680
Jennifer Fuller Sales & Catering Supervisor, Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club 8477813658
Cesar Betancourt Kitchen Production Supervisor, Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club 847–781-3663
Jeff Doschadis General Manager, Triphahn Ice Arena 8477813632
Randy Jordan Assistant GM, Hockey Manager 8472855501
Melissa Motyka-Ciavarella Figure Skating Manager 847-781-3642
David Young Ice Operations Manager 8478857500


Recreational Programming

Wendy Stoner Program Manager, Preschool and Early Learning Center 847–285-5561
Lisa Swan

Dru Steinhoff

Child Care Coordinator

Aquatic and Program Manager



Kyle Thomas Athletic Manager, Youth Baseball/Softball, Youth Basketball, Adult Sports/Field Rentals 847-285-5429    
Jody Dodson Program Manager, Dance, Gymnastics, Events 8472855432
Rica Cuff 50+ Active Adults Program Manager 8478857500 x626
Martha Leliefeld Program Manager, STAR Before & After School, Summer Camps  847-285-5535


Katie Basile Superintendent of Facilities 8472855424
Cathy Burnham General Manager of Operations, Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center 8472855407
Debbie Albig Manager of Community Centers 8472855442
Gary Fong Facility Supervisor, Triphahn Center 847–285–5560
Christine Tusa Operations Manager, Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center 8472855439
Katie Miller Member Service Manager, Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center 8472855408
Chad Lindstrom Fitness Supervisor, Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center 847-285-5403 x401
Lew Paul Building Maintenance Supervisor, Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center 8472855400


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