Saturday, June 20, 2015

New Bellevue Director of Parks & Leisure Services

Stephanie Schlag has started as the new Bellevue Director of Parks & Leisure Services. Stephanie has worked in recreation sports for over 10 years. Until recently, she worked as the Parks & Recreation Supervisor for the City of De Pere. She also worked at the Greater Green Bay YMCA-East Side Center (in Bellevue), first as the Aquatics and Preschool Director and then as the Health and Fitness Director.  Stephanie has a Master’s Degree in Sport Management from the University of Florida and a Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management from the University Wisconsin - La Crosse. She is an active member of the Wisconsin Parks and Recreation Association and the Bellevue Lions Club. She also enjoys playing sports, staying active and being outside, cooking and recently has been dabbling in gardening.  She enjoys a Harley ride anytime.  She and her husband enjoy spending time and hunting with their 2 bird dogs, Angus and Axel.

Stephanie will be overseeing parks, forestry (including the Emerald Ash Borer project), leisure services, including the youth, adult and senior programs and special park events. She will be maintaining the Village’s social media pages, Park Commission, along with the Village’s buildings and grounds. Stephanie is also responsible for acquiring grants, donations, fundraising and sponsorship.

Stephanie can be contacted at 468-5225 or at sschlag@villageofbellevue.org.