Elizabeth graduated from Southwestern University in 2012 with a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology and has worked in fields ranging from tech start up to greenhouse management. As the Program Manager, Elizabeth works to bring the Elgin community over 40 unique events throughout the year as well as continuous weekly and monthly programs and classes. She applies for and administer grants for park improvements, trains and manages 12 Front Desk Rec Staff and 28 Lifeguards, develops community partnerships and coordinates volunteer support.
Mission Statement: Encourage diverse, equitable and inclusive community engagement through a variety of activities, civic involvement and providing a safe, clean environment.
The Elgin Recreation Center Staff handle all things from keeping the Rec Center looking clean and tidy, to checking in members, handling bookings and rentals, registering people for events and educating patrons on proper use of facilities and equipment. The staff can be reached by calling 512-285-6434.
Morris Pool Lifeguards
Our team of Morris Memorial Pool Lifeguards consists of 28 motivated young adults dedicated to keeping Morris Memorial Pool clean and safe. Our lifeguards keep patrons safe by enforcing rules and regulations, keep the facility clean on their breaks, teach swim lessons and water aerobics.