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Park District of Oak Park Staff

050715_PDOPHeadshots-9150-Edit-EditJan R. Arnold, CPRP, Executive Director
Phone: (708) 725-2020
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Jamaal Hines, Recreation Fellowship Intern
Phone: (708) 725-2102
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050715_PDOPHeadshots-9271-EditKaren Gruszka, Executive Assistant
Phone: (708) 725-2017
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Cate Readling, Community Outreach
Phone: (708) 725-2039
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Human Resources and Risk Management

050715_PDOPHeadshots-9171-EditPaula A. Bickel, SHRM-SCP, Director of Human Resources & Risk Management
Phone: (708) 725-2028
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Open Position, Risk Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2111

Marketing & Customer Service
050715_PDOPHeadshots-9255-EditDiane Stanke, CPRP, Director of Marketing & Customer Service
Phone: (708) 725-2022
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Melissa Martinez, Marketing & Communications Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2027

Kristi Braun, Sponsorship Coordinator
Phone: (708) 725-2039
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Scott Sekulich, Customer Service Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2023
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Trina Hartzog, Customer Service & Facility Scheduling Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2303
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Cynthia Newell, Customer Service Representative
Phone: (708) 725-2000
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Buildings & Grounds
Chris Lindgren, Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds
ADA Coordinator
Phone: (708) 725-2050
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Travis Stephen, Turf Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2054
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John Borland, Grounds Maintenance Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2052
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Nelson Acevedo, Buildings Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2053

Business Operations
050715_PDOPHeadshots-9200-EditKyle Cratty, Director of Finance
Phone: (708) 725-2015
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Greg Stopka, Manager of Strategy & Innovation
Phone: (708) 725-2103
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Michael Elden, Information Technology Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2107
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Illiana De La Rosa, Finance Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2024
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Oak Park Conservatory
Patti Staley, Director of Horticulture & Conservatory Operations
Phone: (708) 725-2451
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Krista Kupperschmidt
Phone: (708) 725-2452
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Historic Homes

Susan Crane, Cheney Operations & Special Events Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2500
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Heidi Ruehle-May, Pleasant Home Executive Director
Phone: (708) 383-2654
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Revenue Facilities
050715_PDOPHeadshots-9237-EditWilliam Hamilton, CPRP, Superintendent of Revenue Facilities
Phone: (708) 725-2304
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Kayla Fauria, Program & Operations Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2315
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Andrew Gerow, Program Supervisor - Aquatics & Rink
Phone: (708) 725-2309
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Mick Rakitan, Facilty Operations Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2314
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Jamie Lapke, Program & Operations Manager, GRC
Phone: (708) 725-2276
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Keith Kerrigan, CPRP, Program & Operations Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2277

Tanya Chmielewski, Principal Coach & Program Specialist
Phone: (708) 725-2277
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Darion Knight, Principal Coach & Program Specialist
Phone: (708) 725-2277
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Daria Disch, Principal Coach & Program Specialist
Phone: (708) 725-2277
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Sarah Sekki, Principal Coach & Program Specialist
Phone: (708) 725-2277
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050715_PDOPHeadshots-9187-EditMaureen McCarthy, CPRP, Superintendent of Recreation
Phone: (708) 725-2021
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Chad Drufke, CPRP, Program Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2109
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Laura Greeley, Program Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2155
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Dan Schaffer, Program Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2104
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Amanda Heiman, CPRP, Program Manager
Phone:  (708) 725-2106
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Leah Pryor, Program Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2038

Mike Loszach, Program Manager
Phone: (708) 725-2110
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Barb Grooms, Program Supervisor
Phone: (708) 725-2108
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