Parks & Recreation 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

765-807-1500

765-807-1513

Link: Parks and Recreation Page

Located in the renovated Columbian Park Boathouse just off Scott Street, adjacent to the Rush Pavilion at 1915 Scott Street.

Administration 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

765-807-1500

765-807-1513


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Huffman, Lindsey Marketing Assistant 765-807-1505
Laufman, Claudine Superintendent of Parks 765-807-1500
Miner, Jon Director of Operations 765-807-1502
Schultz, Angie Accounting Clerk 765-807-1500
Smith, Carlynn Marketing and Support Services Assistant 765-807-1500

Columbian Park Zoo 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

765-807-1540

765-807-1547


Link: Columbian Park Zoo Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Frederick, Amber Zoo Education Coordinator 765-807-1546
Livengood, Jillian Zookeeper 765-807-1540
Nave, Courtney Zoo Assistant Education/Volunteer Coordinator 765-807-1543
Pullins, Christopher Marketing Manager 765-807-1540
Rhodes, Dana Zoo Director 765-807-1541
Schmidt, Kaci Zookeeper 765-807-1540
Shields, Noah Assistant Zoo Director 765-807-1542
Woody, Heather Head Zookeeper 765-807-1540

McAllister Center 

2351 N 20th Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

765-807-1360


Link: McAllister Center Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Aldridge, Chad McAllister Center Manager 765-807-1362
Butler, Emily McAllister Center Assistant Manager 765-807-1361
Wade, Tyler Program Coordinator 765-807-1360
Rodenbeck, John McAllister Center Maintenance 765-807-1364

Park Board 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

765-807-1500


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Denney, Maurie Park Board 765-807-1500
Klinker, Victor Vice-President, Park Board 765-807-1500
Mecklenburg, Dave Park Board 765-807-1500
Ragan, John President, Park Board 765-807-1500

Park & Facility Maintenance 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

765-807-1500


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Daugherty, Josh Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Daugherty, Todd Maintenance Technician/Mechanic 765-807-1500
Frankowski, Ryan General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Gregory, Brian Grounds and Snow Supervisor 765-807-1500
Gutwein, Chip Building Construction Supervisor 765-807-1500
Heinz, Michael General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Hudspeth, Brad General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Kirk, Shannon General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Kolb, Kaelin General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Perry, Mike Director of Facilities and Grounds 765-807-1384
Rhodes, John Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Shackelford, Ebony General Maintenance Technician 765-807-1500
Smith, Quinten Landscape Supervisor 765-807-1500
Spencer, Jason Aquatics and Equipment Supervisor 765-807-1500
Taylor, Benjamin Assistant Director Facilities & Grounds 765-807-1383
Staley, Don Natural Resources and Recreation Planner 765-807-1381

Park Security 

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904

765-807-1500

765-491-2679


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Berry, Valerie Safety & Security Officer 765-807-1521
Rankin, Tom Safety & Security Coordinator 765-807-1522