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Meet Our Team

Kristin Giacchino

Executive Director

Contact: kristin@rivervalleysra.com


Adult & Special Event


Renee Tanner

Safety & Marketing

Contact: renee@rivervalleysra.com

Emily Ramirez

Athletics & Teen Program

Contact: emily@rivervalleysra.com

Jessica Rattin

Program Coordinator

Contact: jessica@rivervalleysra.com

Support Staff

front row L to R: Jennifer Rabideau, Tracy Moss, Linda Tharp, Rosella Thomas, Melody Benoit, Erin Keenan, Sydney Bright,
Jayne Maldonado
second row L to R: Jody Schierenbeck, Jeff Frazier, Kelsey Bright, Darrell Benoit, Mason LeMay, Nancy Price, Steve Luhrsen

Doug Krippel, Chairman

Limestone Park District

David Zinanni, Vice Chairman

Bourbonnais Township Park District

James Frey, Corporate Secretary

Kankakee Valley Park District

Jeff Mullinax

Bourbonnais Township Park District

Don Palmer

Kankakee Valley Park District

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming scheduled board meeting is Tuesday, March 19th, 2024 at 5:30pm.

The River Valley Special Recreation Association has an Advisory Committee that is made up of community leaders and parents. Members of the committee come from a cross section of the three districts that make up the RVSRA.

The purpose of the Advisory Committee shall be to help develop, promote and evaluate programs and to advise as necessary. The committee meets in March, July and November.