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Community Recreation and Education Commission Opening

May 27, 2019 12:00 AM

The Lakewood Board of Education is looking to fill the open seat on the Community Recreation & Education Commission (C.R.E.C.) due to the recent resignation of Jack Schroeck.

Mr. Schroeck served on several commissions such as the softball commission, adult athletic commission before being appointed to the C.R.E.C. His steady guideance, leadership, commitment and service will be greatly missed as well as his vast historical and institutional knowledge of the Lakewood Recreation Department.  After serving with us for over 30 years, it truly is the end of an era and was honored at the most recent Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 20th.

C.R.E.C. Member Jack Schroeck & BOE President Linda Beebe


The Community Recreation and Education Commission is an advisory commission that is appointed by the Lakewood Board of Education.  With the help of two standing sub commissions, the Youth Athletic Commission, and the Adult Athletic Commission, it is responsible for providing input and oversight to the Lakewood Community Recreation and Education Department. 

The ideal candidate will have expertise, or experience in the areas of recreation, education, program development/participation and community outreach.  Monthly meetings, subcommittee work, as well as participation in community events, are among the time requirements.

Individuals who are interested in promoting the mission of the Community Recreation and Education Commission with passion and pride should submit a letter of interest and a statement of qualifications to Ms. Leslie Favre Krogman, Coordinator of Community Recreation & Education/Operations by June 30.

The Community Recreation and Education Commission will evaluate all applicants and make a formal recommendation to the Board of Education by August 1.

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Lakewood City Schools
Lakewood Board of Education
Linda G Beebe, President
Emma Petrie Barcelona, Vice President
Tom Einhouse
Edward Favre
Betsy Bergen Shaughnessy
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