Contact Recreation

Broomfield Recreation Facilities


The Paul Derda Recreation Center


13201 Lowell Boulevard
Broomfield, CO 80020
303-460-6900
fax: 303-460-6940

Broomfield Community Center


280 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
303-464-5500
fax: 303-464-5515

The Bay Aquatic Park


250 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
303-464-5520

Batting Cages & Skate Park


150 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
720-887-8285


Administrative Staff


Angela Kochevar, Administrative Supervisor

email 303-460-6922
Angela has worked for Recreation Services since 1998 and works out of the The Paul Derda Recreation Center. She oversees the front desk staff, handles customer account inquiries, provides monthly and ongoing maintenance of memberships and past due accounts, handles invoices and purchase orders and also supervises facility reservations to include Birthdays, Parks and Shelters, and large groups.

Lisa Bathurst, PDRC Administrative Technician

email 303-460-6908
Lisa works out of the Paul Derda Recreation Center as an Administrative Technician. She processes scheduled payments, daily deposits, and refund requests. She assists with front desk operations and with customer accounts inquiries. She also provides monthly and ongoing maintenance of memberships. Lisa has been with Broomfield Recreation Services since 2007 and is originally from Washington State.


Aquatics Staff



Dawn Rachjaibun, Aquatics Manager

email 303-460-6918
Dawn has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2001 as the Program Manager of Aquatics and Therapeutic Recreation. She also hosts the Mini Haha Triathlon and was on the design team for the Paul Derda Recreation Center. She has been Life-guarding, teaching, managing, and working with people of all ages and abilities for eighteen years. Her favorite aspect of working in aquatics is that she gets to do something different every day! She loves working with customers and her wonderful staff!

A.J. Benefield, Aquatics Coordinator

email 303-460-6948
A.J. supervises the Broomfield Bay, Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Community Center pools including staff, training, and programming. She works primarily at The Paul Derda Recreation Center, and is in charge of Red Cross classes at all three centers. She has been in aquatics for 17 years and with the City and County of Broomfield for 10 years!

Stephanie Stearns, Aquatics Coordinator

email 303-464-5540
Steph supervises the Broomfield Bay, Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Community Center pools including staff, training, programming and maintenance. She works primarily at The Broomfield Community Center, and is in charge of running swim lessons at all three centers. She has worked in Broomfield Aquatics since 1992.


Athletics Staff



Robin Garneau, Athletics Manager

email 303-464-5504
Robin manages all youth and adult Athletic Coordinators. She also administers all field rentals and works with recognized youth sports associations. Robin has been with the City & County of Broomfield since January 2001 and has been in the Parks and Recreation profession since 1976.

Diane Clark, Gymnastics Supervisor

email 303-460-6906
Diane has been a full time Coordinator for the City and County of Broomfield since 1987. She is the Gymnastics Supervisor for the 7,500 square foot, state of the art Robert Prince Gymnastics Center. She is responsible for all aspects of the gymnastics program.

Becky Saad, Gymnastics Specialist

email 303-460-6930
Becky has been working for Recreation Services since 2006 and was promoted to Recreation Specialist in 2015. She is in charge of all aspects of the Broomfield Flyers Team program including special events and clinics, trainings, and account inquiries.

Angela Delier, Athletics Supervisor

email 303-464-5542
Angela oversees Broomfield's youth, adult, and active adult programs. She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 2001 and has been in the Parks and Recreation field since 1995.

Vickie Rodriguez, Athletics Specialist email 

303-464-5522
Vickie assists with many of the adult and youth sports programs. Her love of sports helps her connect with others to find athletics options around Broomfield.

James VandeHoef, Athletics Coordinator

 email 303-464-5546
James has been working for the Athletics department for several years and we are happy to have him as a Program Specialist - Athletics. We welcome his energy and expertise to our team!

Hannah Tuomi, Athletics Coordinator

email 303-464-5510
Hannah is a Recreation Specialist for the youth and adult sports programs in Broomfield. She has worked in recreation since 2011 and has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2015.

Courtney Barch, Athletics Administrative Technician

email 303-464-5506
Courtney is the support staff for the Recreation Services Athletic Department. She reserves athletic fields and gymnasiums, assists with front desk operations and customer account inquiries. Courtney is new to Broomfield and is excited to use her administrative support experience in the recreation field.


Facilities Staff



Matthew Gulley, Facility Manager

email 303-460-6912
Matt was promoted to Facility Manger in 2011! He oversees the daily operations of both the Broomfield Community Center and the Paul Derda Recreation Center and the Fitness programs at both facilities. He has been working for Broomfield Recreation Services since 2003 and has been in the Parks and Recreation Field since 2000.

Mark Fitzgerald, Facility Coordinator

email 303-460-6932
Mark has been working in Recreation since 2007 and has a background in Athletics and Facility Operations. He works at both the Paul Derda Recreation Center and Broomfield Community Center and is looking forward to getting involved in a variety of areas.

Kay Gazaway, Community Events Coordinator email 

303-460-6925
Kay loves to see people out enjoying community events and festivals. She has been planning special events for over 20 years and is excited to create some fun for the City and County of Broomfield!

Carolyn Johnson, Facility Coordinator

email 303-460-6923
Carolyn works mornings Monday - Friday at the Paul Derda Recreation Center. She has been with the City and County of Broomfield since 2006 and has been in the Parks and Recreation Field since 1991.

Melissa Kennington, Facility Coordinator

email 303-460-6915
Melissa, along with our other Facility Coordinators, manages the daily operations at the Paul Derda Recreation Center. In addition to this, she manages the climbing wall operations, programs and route setting. Melissa has been working in the Recreation field since 1999 and has been with Broomfield since the opening of the Paul Derda Recreation Center in 2003.

Tony Spease, Facility Coordinator

email 303-464-5523
Tony helps maintain the weight and cardio equipment at the Paul Derda Recreation Center and Community Center, and coordinates website management. He has been working in recreation with the City and County of Broomfield since 2002.


Fitness Staff



Veronica Mueller, Fitness Supervisor

email 303-460-6928
Since 2008, the famous fitness instructor has been working behind the scenes! She runs our Fitness Programs and makes sure we're providing the best possible ways to get fit!


Katie Richards, Fitness Specialist email 

303-460-6913
Katie has worked for Recreation Services since 2007 as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer. She is now assisting the Fitness Supervisor in keeping our fitness programs running smoothly.

Therapeutic Recreation Staff



Rachel Robbins, CTRS, TR Coordinator

email 303-460-6924
Coordinates Therapeutic Recreation Programs which includes specialized programs for people with disabilities and the option to mainstream into general recreation programs. She has worked for Broomfield Recreation Services since 1999.


Youth & Teen, Early Learning, Child Sitting, and Active Adults Staff



Kim Evelsizer, Early Learning Supervisor

email 303-460-6911
Kim supervises the Early Learning and Preschool programs as well as Child Sitting in the Recreation Department. She has worked for the City and County of Broomfield since 2003 and has worked in Parks and Recreation since 2000.

Billy Cooper, Youth & Teen Coordinator

email 303-464-5541
Billy is added to the Broomfield Recreation Services Department in 2013. He coordinates Broomfield’s Youth and Teen activities, including Camp Explorer Summer Camp, Spring Break trips, Teen Adventure Series and more! He has worked in the field of Recreation since 2006.

Nichole Bertsch, Preschool Director

email 303-464-5545
Nichole teaches and oversees the preschool programs for the City and County of Broomfield. She started in Child Sitting in 2007 and was promoted to her current position in 2013.

Beverly Sternberg, Child Sitting Director

email 303-460-6941
Beverly has worked for Broomfield before and is happy to be back. She has worked in recreation for six years and graduated from Metropolitan State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and a Minor in Early Childhood Education. This position combines her passions for working with children and recreation. Beverly is very excited to be a part of such a fantastic program!

Kim Hollingsworth, Active Adults Coordinator

email 303-464-5536
Kim coordinates Active Adult activities, including the Active Adult Day trips, Active Adult Enrichment programs, Active Adult Special events and some of the Active Adult Fitness programs. She has worked with seniors and recreation since 2005.

Frequently Requested Recreation Contact Information


Brochure Mailing List Line


303-464-5147
umrecbrochure@broomfield.org

Brochure Advertising


Matt Gulley   303-460-6912
mgulley@broomfield.org

Community Service at the Broomfield Community Center


303-464-5148
brmcommsvc@broomfield.org

Reservation Line



Weather Update Line


303-464-5597