Island Park District Core Values

Cornerstone of Community

Bringing family, friends, and the community together as a result of the local parks and recreation foundation in order to build up physically, mentally, and socially stronger citizens.

Everybody Always

Providing safe, accessible, representative, courteous, positive, and professional services and experiences through an agency culture committed to creating a welcoming environment for all.

Maximum Participation

Strengthening the community by realizing the full potential of WIPD programs, services, and amenities. To reach and involve the greatest number of people, regardless of age or ability.

Return on Investment

Being valued as a leader in everything we do despite limited financial resources. Offering high quality dividends in return for resident, user, and member investments in local parks and recreation.

Effective & Efficient Management

Advancing WIPD's mission through fiscal responsibility, effectively managing staff, engaging volunteers, and valuing resident and user's leisure time.

Staff Information

Executive Director of Island Park District
Renee Chavez

 

Phone: 815-476-2729
Email:
rchavez@islandparkdistrict.com

Superintendent of Recreation
Andrew Liaromatis

 

Phone: 815-476-2729
Email: aliaromatis@islandparkdistrict.com

Superintendant of Maintenance
Billy Crews

 

Phone: 815-476-2729
Email: geninfo@islandparkdistrict.com

Park Board Information

President
Randy Hill

 

Phone: 815-546-0903
Email:
geo.hill@comcast.net

Vice President
Bob Thomas

 

Phone: 815-476-7875
Email:
bob1970@sbcglobal.net

Treasurer
Dave Melhorn

 

Phone: 815-476-0019
Email: 
itsme1947@comcast.net

Secretary
Chad Kavanaugh

 

Phone: 815-953-6205
Email: 
chad.l.kavanaugh@gmail.com

Commissioner
Kevin Pteck

   

Phone: 815-476-6660
Email: 
kkdogg1961@sbcglobal.net