Parks and Recreation

 

1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

314-835-6150

314-835-6151


Link: Parks and Recreation Department

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Schaffer, Brian Director of Parks and Recreation 314-835-6161
Johnson, Kimberly Administrative Assistant 314-835-6156

Parks 
Link: Des Peres Parks System

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Braddock, Steve Park Superintendent 314-835-6158
Clark, Jay Parks Foreman 314-835-6165
James, Christina Horticulturist 314-835-6170

Recreation 
Link: The Lodge

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Thole, Nikki Recreation Superintendent (Programs/Marketing) 314-835-6160
Boyle, Daniel Fitness Supervisor (Fit. Center/Classes/Training) 314-835-6153
Boyd, Amy Aquatic Supervisor (Ops, Group Swim Lessons) 314-835-6162
Chamberlin, Emily Aquatic Specialist (LGs, Private Swim Lessons) 314-835-6167
Lundstrom, Jayne Recreation Supervisor (Community Programs/Cafe) 314-835-6155
Newgent, Corey Sports Supervisor (Sports Programs/Leagues) 314-835-6166
Heidger, Margaret Facility Superintendent (Building Operations) 314-835-6164
Armstrong, Melissa Facility Supervisor (Rentals) 314-835-6154
Kaminski, Aaron Facility Specialist (Memberships) 314-835-6152
Copeland, Kristen Rental Specialist (Birthday Party/Pavilion/Field) 314-835-6168
Merlo, Gerald "GJ" Building Maintenance Supervisor 314-835-6146
Lewis, James "Woody" Building Maintenance Supervisor 314-835-6159

The Lodge Personal Training Team 

1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

314-835-6180

314-835-6151

Link: Personal Training Program

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Aziz, Shahadat Personal Trainer, CPT (ACSM) 314-835-6139
Drochelman, Michelle Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE)   314.835.6184
Eyrick, Annabel Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE)   314.835.6185
Loida, Mary Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE)   314.835.6188
Mooney, Kate Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE)   314.835.6186
Sansone, Cynthia Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE) 314-835-6197
Strazewski, Matthew Personal Trainer, CPT (ACSM/NETA)   314.835.6182
Wilkinson, Stephen Personal Trainer, CPT (ACE)   314.835.6187

The Lodge Group Exercise Team 

1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

314-835-6180

314-835-6151

Link: Group Exercise Program

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bacott, Lezlie Cycling    
Baxendale, Mariette Zumba    
Bennett, Norene BODYPUMP™ Instructor    
Cutelli, Gina Zumba    
Duff, Amy Zumba    
Goodall, Hal Yoga for EveryBODY & Group Strength    
Goodall, Susan Low Impact    
Gurney, Sarah BODYPUMP™ Instructor    
Hartman, Payton Les Mills Group Exercise Instructor    
Heizer, Artie Pilates    
Howe, Debbie Balance and Strength    
Hunt, Joy Les Mills Group Exercise Instructor    
James, Rebekah Barre    
Kiefer, Joy Group Exercise Instructor    
Lechner, Steve Group Exercise Instructor    
Luetters, Monica Les Mills Instructor    
Meinhardt, Becky GRIT™, BODYPUMP™ Instructor    
Mobley, Michelle Variety    
Ogolin, Cheryl Group Exercise Instructor    
Petruska, Laura Barre, Cycling & Group Strength    
Sadtler, Michelle BODYCOMBAT™ Instructor    
Sansone, Cynthia Variety    
Silvers, Melissa Cycling & Fit For Life    
Smith, Aimee Group Exercise Instructors    
Sotiriou, Katie Group Strength    
Stoll, Maureen Group Exercise Instructor    
Swoboda, Mimi Zumba    
Toenjes, Libby BODYPUMP™ Instructor    
Waite, Michelle Cycling, Group Strength & Yoga    
Wilkinson, Stephen Variety    
Winschel, Lori GRIT™, BODYPUMP™ Instructor    
Woodard, Jenny Zumba    

The Lodge Water Exercise Team 

1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

314-835-6167

314-835-6151

Link: Water Exercise Program

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bachman, Carol Aqua Motion    
Blum, Cheryl Forever Young    
Bopp, Corinne "Coco" Into the Deep    
Cox, Sandy Variety    
Dooley, Diane Aqua Motion    
Dubis, Barbara Aqua Motion, Forever Young    
French, Jennifer Into the Deep    
Gleason, Christi Hydrotone, Into the Deep    
Klasek, Polly Variety    
Otto, Natalie Into the Deep, Variety    
Mitts, Michelle Forever Young    
Mudd, Cheryl Variety    
Niemann, Mary Aqua Zumba; Water Combo Crazy    

Sports Instructors 

Des Peres, MO 63131

Des Peres, MO 63131


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
McKinney, William Private Tennis Instructor    
Dunn, Maura Private Tennis Instructor    
Flynn, Teah Private Tennis Instructor    
Boyer, Nikolas Private Tennis Instructor    
Strobach, Thad Private Basketball Instructor    

Municipal Partners For Inclusive Recreation 

1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131

314-835-6157

314-835-6101



MPIR Purpose:
To welcome and facilitate the inclusion of people with disabilities into existing programs offered by participating parks and recreation departments and to assist with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance when the municipal facilities and parks and newly created or renovated.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Johnson, Terri Executive Director 314-835-6157