Parks & Recreation 



Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bennett, Sam Operations Manager 574-277-4828
Chaffee, Shelley Leisure Services Leader 574-674-9765
DeMonia, Tom Facility Manager 574-277-4828
Edholm, Andrea School and Program Reservations 574-654-3155
Farrough, Amal Park Interpreter 574-654-3155
Frank, Shelley Cabin and Shelter Reservations 574-277-4828
Hartzke, Jamie Leisure Services Manager 574-277-4828
Herrera, Kelley Administrative Manager 574-277-4828
Kirkwood, Evie Director 574-277-4828
Klingerman, Michaele Park Interpreter 574-654-3155
McGowan, Jan Park Interpreter 574-654-3155
Nieboer, K. C. Leisure Services Leader 574-277-4828
Slauson, Steve Deputy Director 574-277-4828
Witkowski, Leslie Interpretive Services Manager 574-654-3155

Park Board 



Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Calvin, Dr. Virginia Secretary 574-277-4828
Catanzarite, Larry President 574-277-4828
Ferrettie, John Board Member 574-277-4828
Gleissner, John P. Board Member 574-277-4828
Panzica, Thomas Board Member 574-277-4828
Pfeil, Donna Vice President 574-277-4828

The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks 
Directions

50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN 46637-1004

The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks
50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN 46637-1004

574-277-4828

574-273-2334

Link: The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks




Bendix Woods County Park 
Directions

56960 Timothy Road
New Carlisle, IN 46552-9522

32132 State Road 2
New Carlisle, IN 46552-9522

574-654-3155

574-654-3674


Link: Bendix Woods County Park




St. Patrick’s County Park 
Directions

50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN 46637

574-277-4828


Link: St. Patrick’s County Park




Ferrettie / Baugo Creek County Park 
Directions

57057 Ash Road
Osceola, IN 46561

574-674-9765

574-6749778


Link: Ferrettie / Baugo Creek County Park


Spicer Lake Nature Preserve 
Directions

50840 County Line Road
South Bend, IN 46552-4564

574-654-3155


Link: Spicer Lake Nature Preserve




LaSalle Trail 
Directions

19701 Cleveland Rd
South Bend, IN 46637

574-277-4828






Beverly D. Crone Restoration Area 
Directions

Jackson Road and Linden Road
South Bend, IN 46614

574-277-4828





Chamberlain Lake Nature Preserve 
Directions

58111 Crumstown Highway
South Bend, IN 46619

574-654-3155





Anderson Road 
Directions

10761 Anderson Road
Granger, IN 46530

574-277-4828