Assistant Facilities Manager
John helps to oversee the operations of Thornton Park Ice Arena and Pool and monitor Horseshoe Lake Park and city playgrounds. As a Certified Playground Safety Inspector, he also inspects city playgrounds to ensure the safety of the children who use them. John has been with the Recreation Department for four years.
Favorite Sport: Baseball
Favorite Team: Arizona Cardinals
Favorite Book: A Salty Piece of Land by Jimmy Buffett
Favorite Hobby: Scuba diving while on vacation.
Favorite Meal to Cook: a mushroom crusted steak filet with homemade mushroom-herb risotto and a side of asparagus.
Best Concert I've Ever Been To: O.A.R. in Indianapolis. "I was front row and met the band afterwards. They say don’t meet the people you admire but these are very cool down to earth guys."