Staff

Administration


Andy Wildman, Executive Director, 587-2011, andywildman@granvillerec.org

Andy was appointed as the Director of the Granville Recreation District in May 2010. Prior to this role, Andy worked as the Director of the Barberton Parks and Recreation Department in Barberton, Ohio. As director, he was responsible for the maintenance of more than 200 acres of park land, programming and coordination of recreational activities. Through collaboration with the Barberton YMCA, he helped to spearhead the design and construction of a 60,000 square-foot Community Center and Active Adult Center. Andy graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation Management. Andy and his wife, Dallas, have 2 children and live in Granville Township.

Lesa Miller, Program Director, 587-1976, lesamiller@granvillerec.org

Lesa has been active in Granville Recreation activities for many years. Lesa was Co-Director of the Granville Recreation Commission from 1997-2009.  During the formation of the GRD, Lesa played many roles including Director, Program Director and Advisory Committee leader.  Lesa currently serves as Program Director, and is Chair of the Advisory Committee.  She and her husband Jerry live in Granville and have 3 children.

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Rodger Kirkpatrick, Youth Sports Director, 587-2013, rkirkpatrick@granvillerec.org

Rodger comes to Granville with experience as a high school athletic director and high school basketball coach. He spent the winter serving as the Granville High School Junior Varsity Head Girls Basketball Coach. Rodger brings 20 plus years of athletic experience and high level communication skills. Rodger is a graduate of Purdue University. Rodger and his wife, Jennifer, and their 2 children live and reside in Granville Township.

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Bobby Vahalik, Maintenance Director, bvahalik@granvillerec.org

Bobby served as a maintenance supervisor at Riverside Hospital and has successfully operated his own business for the past seven years. Bobby  has served as volunteer coach for baseball, football and basketball since relocating to the community in 2006. Bobby brings 15 plus years of facility maintenance experience and a high level of community knowledge. Bobby and his wife, Shauna, and their 2 children reside and live in the Granville Exempted Village School District.

Janet Gordon, Administrative Assistant, 587-1976, janetgordon@granvillerec.org

Janet, a Granville native, began serving as a volunteer for the Granville Recreation Commission in 2000 after retiring from teaching 1st grade.  She served as Treasurer for the Commission for several years, and was hired as Administrative Assistant upon the formation of the Granville Recreation District.  Janet lives in Granville with her husband John and have 2 children.