Contact Information

Director of Recreation & Community Education
Early Childhood Supervisor
Supervisor of Aquatics
Administrative Assistant
Amanda Blankenship
Childcare Lead Teacher
Kelly Brahm
Childcare Lead Teacher
Kim Gorny
Childcare Lead Teacher
Krista Kummler
Childcare Lead Teacher
Hilary Ludecke
Childcare Lead Teacher
Victoria Marble
Childcare Lead Teacher
Early Childhood Programmer
Early Childhood Secretary
Facility Scheduling Secretary
Gymnastics Coordinator
Marketing Specialist
Party Information, Rentals & Scheduling
Kim Gorny
Preschool Teacher
Ellisa McNeil
Registration Secretary


Donation Requests

Huron Valley Recreation & Community Education / Huron Valley Pools & Fitness accepts requests for donations from local organizations and schools for community-focused events and initiatives.  Typically, donation requests are awarded for day passes for Huron Valley Pools & Fitness or a Pool Party certificate.

Please understand that due to being a publicly-funded department, our donations must be limited.  All Request for Donation forms must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the requested date of pick-up.

All donation forms may be emailed to  Alicia Foote, faxed to 248-676-8453, or dropped off in-person to the Apollo Center in Highland.

PDF DocumentRequest for Donation Form


Employment/Volunteer Opportunities

Come Work with Us!

Huron Valley is committed to recruiting, hiring and retaining employees of ethnic and racially diverse backgrounds to provide outstanding opportunities to a uniquely diverse community of learners of all age groups and special needs.

PDF DocumentHVRCE Employment Application

Current Job Postings:

Please fill out the HVRCE Employment Application above and turn in to the Apollo Center, or the Front Desk at either Lakeland or Milford Pools & Fitness.

Early Childhood & School-Age-Care Current Job Openings:

(Continually Reviewing Candidates)

  • Child Care Staff - Infant, Toddler, & Preschool Rooms
  • School Age Care Staff email  Lynn Mckim with resume and letter of interest.
  • Summer Camp Staff email  Lynn Mckim with resume and letter of interest.

To apply for either of these positions, please visit Huron Valley School's Job Posting page.

Enrichment Summer Program Job Openings:

Pools & Fitness Job Openings:

All openings listed below email  Michael Powers to inquire/apply

PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Coordinator
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Lifeguard
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Head Lifeguard
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Front Desk Attendant
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - FrontDesk/Office Manager
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Fitness Room Attendant
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Child Watch Attendant
PDF DocumentPools and Fitness - Swim Instructors
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Party Host
PDF DocumentPools & Fitness - Party Assistant
PDF DocumentPools and Fitness - Assistant Coach Age Group Swim Coach (Penguins Swim Club)
PDF DocumentPools and Fitness - Land Fitness Instructors - to inquire email  Wendy Bedini
PDF DocumentPools and Fitness - Water Aerobics Instructors - to inquire email  Stephanie Bidock

Recreation & Enrichment Job Openings:

Recreation - Gymnastics Instructor email  Shannon Gohrmann to inquire/apply
Enrichment/Recreation - Various opportunities email  Shannon Loso to inquire/apply

Volunteer Information:

Huron Valley Recreation and Community Education offers opportunities for individuals, businesses and groups to volunteer throughout the year. Opportunities include youth sports coaching positions, community service, special events assistance and many more. Volunteers provide an important service to the community and are an essential part of our programs.

Youth sports coaches are required to submit an employment application and criminal record check form. These must be submitted and approved before a coaching position is granted.

 Criminal Record Check Release Form

Check back for updated volunteer opportunities as they become available.

Feedback & Employee Recognition

Do you have a suggestion for us today? Would you like to share a Kudos/Concern? Fill out the form below.

Google FormsFeedback/Kudos/Concerns Form

HVRCE's Employee of the Month Program:

If you have an experience worth recognizing, please take a moment to nominate that employee for going above and beyond.

PDF DocumentEmployee of the Month Nomination Form

Discount Tickets

Detroit Zoo Tickets at a discounted rate with Huron Valley 

Purchase reduced-cost Detroit Zoo tickets with Huron Valley Recreation & Community Education!  

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit  and enter "HVschools" as your eStore Log-In Code.

Detroit Red Wings Tickets at a discounted rate with Huron Valley 

Purchase reduced-cost Detroit Red Wings tickets with Huron Valley Recreation & Community Education / Michigan Recreation & Park Association! 

For a list of game dates and ticket prices, please visit this website:
 Huron Valley - Red Wings Tickets 

Cedar Point Tickets at a discounted rate with Huron Valley 

Purchase reduced-cost Cedar Point tickets with Huron Valley Recreation & Community Education!  

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit HVRCE-Cedar Point Tix :

User Name: HVRCE

Password:    hvrce