Andy Wildman, Executive Director, 587-2011,

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,

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.


Mike Dutton, Youth Sports Supervisor, 587-2013,

Mike Dutton is a Northeast Ohio native from Chardon, Ohio.  A graduate of Kent State University with a sports administration degree, Mike has always had a passion for providing high quality community programming.  Prior to coming to Granville Mike worked for the Cleveland YMCA Association where he was certified as a Youth Program Coordinator and participated in the Leadership Geauga program. He also has invaluable experience working as a Recreation Director for the Village of Middlefield, and a Youth Program Coordinator for the JCC Metrowest in West Orange New Jersey.  Mike recently married his wife Maura and they are very happy about relocating back to Ohio.


Bobby Vahalik, Maintenance Director,

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,

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.