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Broomfield Recreation Facilities
The Paul Derda Recreation Center
13201 Lowell Boulevard
Broomfield, CO 80020
303.460.6900
fax: 303.460.6940

Broomfield Community Center
280 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
303.464.5500
fax: 303.464.5515

The Bay Aquatic Park
250 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
303.464.5520

Batting Cages & Skate Park
150 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
720.887.8285


Recreation Director


Nancy Harrold, Director of Recreation Services
email
303.460.6903
Nancy has worked for the Broomfield Recreation department since 1976, starting her career as a lifeguard and swim instructor, eventually serving as Aquatics Manager for 15 years, Facility Manager for 10 years and most recently Director. A Colorado native who grew up in Boulder, she has watched and participated in the growth and development of Broomfield. She is thrilled to continue her career with the best recreation department in the state serving the very best community in the state. 


Administrative Staff

Angela Kochevar, Administrative Supervisor
email 303.460.6922
Angela has worked for Recreation Services since 1998 and works out of the The Paul Derda Recreation Center. She oversees the front desk staff, handles customer account inquiries, provides monthly and ongoing maintenance of memberships and past due accounts, handles invoices and purchase orders and also supervises facility reservations to include Birthdays, Parks and Shelters, and large groups.

Lisa Bathurst, PDRC Administrative Technician email 
303.460.6908

Lisa works out of the Paul Derda Recreation Center as an Administrative Technician.  She processes scheduled payments, daily deposits, and refund requests.  She assists with front desk operations and with customer accounts inquiries.  She also provides monthly and ongoing maintenance of memberships. Lisa has been with  Broomfield Recreation Services since 2007 and is originally from Washington State.

Lugene Wilemon, Athletics Administrative Technician email
303-464-5511

Lugene reserves athletic fields, gymnasiums and the Broomfield County Commons. She is the tournament administrator for the Colorado Freedom Girl’s Softball Tournament. She also assists with front desk operations and with customer accounts inquiries. She also serves as support staff for the Recreation Services Athletic Department. She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 1995.


Aquatics Staff

Dawn Rachjaibun, Aquatics Manager
email 303.460.6918
Dawn has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2001 as the Program Manager of Aquatics and Therapeutic Recreation. She also hosts the Mini Haha Triathlon and was on the design team for the Paul Derda Recreation Center. She has been Life-guarding, teaching, managing, and working with people of all ages and abilities for eighteen years. Her favorite aspect of working in aquatics is that she gets to do something different every day! She loves working with customers and her wonderful staff!

A.J. Benefield, Aquatics Coordinator email 303.460.6948
A.J. supervises the Broomfield Bay, Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Community Center pools including staff, training, and programming. She works primarily at The Paul Derda Recreation Center, and is in charge of Red Cross classes at all three centers.  She has been in aquatics for 17 years and with the City and County of Broomfield for 10 years!

Stephanie Stearns, Aquatics Coordinator email 303.464.5540
Steph supervises the Broomfield Bay, Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Community Center pools including staff, training, programming and maintenance. She works primarily at The Broomfield Community Center, and is in charge of running swim lessons at all three centers.  She has worked in Broomfield Aquatics since 1992.


Athletics Staff

Robin Garneau, Athletics Manager
email 303.464.5504
Robin manages all youth and adult Athletic Coordinators. She also administers all field rentals and works with recognized youth sports associations.  Robin has been with the City & County of Broomfield since January 2001 and has been in the Parks and Recreation profession since 1976.

Diane Clark, Gymnastics Supervisor email 303.460.6906
Diane has been a full time Coordinator for the City and County of Broomfield since 1987. She is the Gymnastics Supervisor for the  7,500 square foot, state of the art Robert Prince Gymnastics Center. She is responsible for all aspects of the gymnastics program.

Angela Delier, Athletics Coordinator email 303.464.5542
Angela oversees Broomfield's youth, adult, and active adult programs. She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 2001 and has been in the Parks and Recreation field since 1995.

James VandeHoef, Athletics Specialist email 303.464.5546
James has been working for the Athletics department for several years and we are happy to have him as a Program Specialist - Athletics. We welcome his energy and expertise to our team!

Hannah Tuomi, Athletics Specialist email
303.464.5510
Hannah is a Recreation Specialist for the youth and adult sports programs in Broomfield. She has worked in recreation since 2011 and has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2015.

Facilities Staff

Matthew Gulley, Facility Manager
email
303.460.6912

Matt was promoted to Facility Manger in 2011! He oversees the daily operations of both the Broomfield Community Center and the Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Fitness programs at both facilities. He has been working for Broomfield Recreation Services since 2003 and has been in the Parks and Recreation Field since 2000.

Dillon Clements, Facility Coordinator email 303.464.5523
Dillon works evenings at the Community Center and Paul Derda Recreation Center. He writes a monthly Recreation eNewsletter, assists with website maintenance and social media for the department and facility rentals at the Community Center. He is new to Broomfield, but has been working in Recreation since 2009.

Carolyn Johnson, Facility Coordinator email
303.460.6923

Carolyn works mornings Monday - Friday at the Paul Derda Recreation Center. She has been with the City and County of Broomfield since 2006 and has been in the Parks and Recreation Field since 1991.

Melissa Kennington, Facility Coordinator email 303.460.6915
Melissa, along with our other Facility Coordinators, manages the daily operations at the Paul Derda Recreation Center. In addition to this, she manages the climbing wall operations, programs and route setting. Melissa has been working in the Recreation field since 1999 and has been with Broomfield since the opening of the Paul Derda Recreation Center in 2003.

Tony Spease, Facility Coordinator email 303.460.6932
Tony helps maintain the weight and cardio equipment at the Paul Derda Recreation Center and Community Center, and coordinates website management.  He has been working in recreation with the City and County of Broomfield since 2002. 


Fitness Staff

Veronica Mueller, Fitness Supervisor
email 303.460.6928
Since 2008, the famous fitness instructor has been working behind the scenes! She runs our Fitness Programs and makes sure we're providing the best possible ways to get fit!


Marketing Staff

Barb Ploeger, Marketing Specialist
email
303.460.6925

Barb began working with Recreation Services as a Front Desk Clerk and eventually moved to her current position as Marketing Specialist.  Broomfield Recreation Services, according to her, is the best place in the world to work!  She coordinates Recreation marketing efforts and promotes the partnership between The City and County of Broomfield and Peak Entertainment, LLC (Operator of the 1STBANK Center).  Barb oversees a monthly Recreation eNewsletter, and writes a weekly Recreation column for the Broomfield Enterprise.  She is a B in the Loop administrator, helps maintain the Recreation website, and coordinates the social media.  She facilitates marketing events, schedules advertising, contracts advertising for the Recreation program brochure, does graphic design for the department and other special assignments as needed.


Therapeutic Recreation Staff

Rachel Robbins, CTRS, TR Coordinator
email
303.460.6924

Coordinates Therapeutic Recreation Programs which includes specialized programs for people with disabilities and the option to mainstream into general recreation programs.  She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 1999.


Youth/Seniors/Special Events Staff

Kim Evelsizer, Early Learning Supervisor email 303.460.6911
Kim supervises the Early Learning and Preschool programs as well as Child Sitting in the Recreation Department. She has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2003 and has worked in Parks and Recreation since 2000. 

Billy Cooper, Youth & Teen Coordinator email
303.464.5541

Billy is added to the Broomfield Recreation Services Department in 2013. He coordinates Broomfield’s Youth and Teen activities, including Camp Explorer Summer Camp, Spring Break trips, Teen Adventure Series and more! He has worked in the field of Recreation since 2006.

Jenifer Hoag, Active Adults Coordinator email
303.464.5536

Jenifer is in charge of our Senior Recreation Programs, and we keep her busy! She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 2011.

Nichole Bertsch, Preschool Director email
303.464.5545

Nichole teaches and oversees the preschool programs for the City and County of Broomfield. She started in Child Sitting in 2007 and was promoted to her current position in 2013. 

Bonnie King, Lead Child Sitting Provider email
303.460-6913

Bonnie has worked in Child Sitting for the City and County of Broomfield since 2006. In early 2014, she assumed her current position as Lead Child Sitting Provider. 

Frequently Requested Recreation Contact Information
Brochure Mailing List Line
303.464.5147


Brochure Advertising
Barb Ploeger    303.460.6925


Community Service at the Broomfield Community Center
303.464.5148


Reservation Line
303.464.5509

Weather Update Line
303.464.5597