Staff Directory

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(847) 360-4700

Staff Directory


Jay Lerner, CPRE, CPP
Executive Director
(847) 360-4721

Sally Sandine
Executive Assistant
(847) 360-4721


Jon Beckmann, MBA, CPRP
Director of Finance and Operations
(847) 360-4715

Kalina Mendez, CPRP
Superintendent of Finance and Operations
(847) 360-4728

Mike Jesse
Manager of Operations
(847) 360-4710

Tanya Brady, ARM, CPRP
Manager of Risk Management
(847) 360-4727

Community Relations

Shelby McDonald, CPRP
Director of Marketing and Community Relations
(847) 360-4726

Ben Richards
Grants and Special Projects Administrator
(847) 360-4729

Mike Pavelich
Graphics and Media Specialist
(847) 360-4718

Josue Pasillas, MPA
Communications Supervisor
(847) 360-4789


Quincy Bejster, CPRP
Director of Parks
(847) 360-4724

Tim Girmscheid, CPRP
Manager of Planning Services
(847) 360-4755

Kristy De Boer
Park Planner
(847) 360-4719

Rafael Ayala 
Manager of Park Maintenance
(847) 360-4753

Chris Murphy
Manager of Construction and Fleet Maintenance
(847) 360-4752

Lali Salinas
Department Support Aide
(847) 360-4725


Errick Beverly, CPRP, CPP
Director of Recreation
(847) 782-3623

Elizabeth Fallon
Department Coordinator
(847) 782-3626

Ty Rohrer
Manager of Cultural Arts
(847) 360-4744

Bryan Escobar, MA
Supervisor of Cultural Arts
(847) 360-4749

Angela Marcum
Recreation Specialist, Arts Programs & Services
(847) 360-4746

Jen Dumas, CPRP, CPP
Manager of General Recreation and Special Recreation
(847) 360-4705

Matthew Trujillo
Supervisor of General Recreation
(847) 360-4706

Julia R. Sanchez
Recreation Specialist, General Recreation
(847) 360-4707

Recreation (continued)

Kaitlin Fischer, CPRP
Superintendent of Sports, Fitness & Aquatics
(847) 782-3620

Quinlyn (Quin) Garbett
Recreation Specialist, Field House

Javier Martinez, CPRP, CPO
Manager of Fitness & Aquatics
(847) 782-3621

Tony Strack, CPO
Recreation Supervisor, Aquatics
(847) 782-3629

Ashley Rouse
Recreation Specialist, Aquatics
(847) 782-3628

Cindy Zamudio
Recreation Specialist, Fitness
(847) 782-3624

Daniel Fajardo
Recreation Specialist, Adult Athletics

Bri'elle Johnson
Recreation Specialist, Youth Athletics

Kari Robinson, CTRS, CPRP, CPP
Recreation Supervisor, Special Recreation
(847) 360-4763

Maria Owens
Recreation Specialist, Special Recreation
(847) 360-4764


AFO: Aquatics Facility Operator
ARM: Associate in Risk Management
CPRE: Certified Park and Recreation Executive
CPRP: Certified Park and Recreation Professional
CPP: Certified Program Planner
CPSI: Certified Playground Safety Inspector
CSFM: Certified Sports Field Manager
CTRS: Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist