In response to the changing COVID-19 circumstances, the Deer Grove Leisure Center and Wood St. Fitness will temporarily close from October 23 – November 9. This action is being taken out of an abundance of concern for the safety of our patrons and staff. The district’s virtual programs and rec-in-a-box programs will continue as scheduled. Monster Mash, scheduled for Saturday, October 24rd will continue as planned with all COVID-19 safety precautions in place. Read More

Staff Directory

Management Staff

Joseph C. Vallez
Executive Director
630-766-7015 ext.107

Evelyn Struck
Superintendent of Finance & HR
630-766-7015 ext.106

Tom Draper
Superintendent of Marketing and Communications
630-766-7015 ext.104

Michael Hayes, CPRP
Superintendent of Recreation
630-767-7015 ext.111

Phyllis Schmidt, CPRP
Assistant Superintendent of Recreation
630-766-7015 ext.105

Luis Aguinaga
Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds
630-766-7015 ext.110

Office Personnel

Ana Lopez
Finance & HR Supervisor
630-766-7015 ext.109

Laura Borshell
Front Desk Manager
630-766-7015 ext.114

Yolanda Medina (Spanish)
Customer Service
630-766-7015 ext.101

Recreation Staff

Trent Grossman 
Recreation Supervisor
630-766-7015 ext.113

Lisa Semetko, CPRP
Recreation Supervisor
(youth, teen, special events)
630-766-7015 ext.122

Shane Varvil
Recreation Supervisor
(adult athletics, youth programing, youth athletics)
630-766-7015 ext.124

Todd Linder
Fitness and Aquatics Supervisor
630-766-7015 ext. 123

Pamela Deckert
Fischer Farm Supervisor
630-766-7015 ext. 125

White Pines Staff


White Pines Golf Club & Banquets staff directory


Fall 2020 Program Guide