The vision of Evanston Parks and Recreation District is to be acclaimed as the most prestigious parks, recreation and leisure service agency in the region by providing an ideal parks system, current active lifestyle programs and modern well maintained facilities, led by a highly trained professional staff and exceptional volunteers who coordinate outstanding services that contribute to a thriving community, creating lifelong memories and a lasting legacy.
Our mission is to serve the public by providing a wide variety of quality recreation opportunities, parks and facilities within a safe, well maintained environment that enriches the quality of life for all ages.
Recreation and Parks Board of Directors
Mark Mari - Chairman
Josh Welling - Vice Chair
Tim Lynch - Secretary
Rick Schuler - Treasurer
Scott Ehlers - Director
Recreation and Parks Board Meetings
The Parks and Recreation District Board meet the second Wednesday of each month in the Recreation Center conference room at 6:00 pm. Public attendance is welcome.
Golf Course Advisory Board
Dan Knox - Chairman
Alan Mitchell - Vice Chairman
Bill Law - Secretary
Dave O'Connell Jr.
Golf Course Meetings
The Golf Course Advisory Board meets the last Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm at the Club House.
Recreation Center Staff
Brad Hatch - Recreation Division Manager - Email
Liz Gilpin - Administrative Assistant - Email
Kim Larson - Sports & Recreation Specialist - Email
Emileigh Hillstead - Marketing Specialist - Email
Dwayne Lee - Maintenance & Custodian
Erin Beaslin - Senior Receptionist
Parks Staff - Email
Summer Benn - Administrative Assistant
Aaron Powell - Cemetery Supervisor
Vacant - Cemetery Maintenence
Terry Barker - Shop Mechanic
Troy Nolan - Park Maintenence/Irrigation
Brad Barnes - Park Maintenence
Abby Whatcott - Parks Maintenence
Wes Albertson - Parks Maintenence
DJ Woodruff - Golf Course Superintendent - Email
Scott Williams - Golf Course Maintenance