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We are Team DRD!

DRD is an outgoing, active, energetic group of professionals, team members and volunteers. From all the volunteers to our valued Board of Directors members, each person contributes his and her special talents and experiences to help enrich the lives of District residents. Over the years, our commitment to integrity, teamwork, accessibility and excellence have resulted in numerous awards. We've also been honored to work closely with numerous world-class organizations such as the Disney Institute, Ken Blanchard Companies, American Red Cross and The First Tee. This is just the beginning of our ongoing commitment to the communities we serve. Every day presents new opportunities for us to deliver the fun and every year brings new and exciting recreational possibilities. Come join in the fun!

 

Meet Our Staff

Kevin Kalman

Rudy Acosta

General Manager
“Like you, we all live, work and raise our families here in the Coachella Valley. So, not only do we help create meaningful programs for residents. We also participate with our families and individually. They call this work. But we make work fun.”

Barb Adair

Rudy Acosta

Assistant General Manager
“I feel fortunate to get to meet so many diverse people in our communities. Our goal is to promote an active lifestyle for all ages by offering activities people really want. From Mecca to Bermuda Dunes, they all come out to have a good time while doing what they love.”


TIM SKOGEN

Rudy Acosta

Executive Director at First Tee of the CV
“Our goal is to offer Best-In-Class programming and recreation to our guests. Our focus is on product, programming and people. We offer a great golf experience to adult residents and guests; and work hard at introducing the core values and love of the game to young people.”

Staff Directory

PLANNING & PUBLIC WORKS

Troy Strange - Director of Planning and Public Works - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 107
Judith Fonoti - Project Coordinator - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 105

 

ADMINISTRATION

Delia Granados - District Clerk - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 106
Manuel Rios - Office/Records Clerk - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 110

 

Finance

Sonya Galvez - Accounting Supervisor - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 101
Margo Sanchez - Accounting Technician - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 103

 

HUMAN RESOURCES

Marie Sanchez - Human Resources Administrator - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 112
Nataniel Rodriguez - Human Resources Technician - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 108
Jasmine Gudino - Human Resources Clerk - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 100

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Raquel Solomon - Information Systems Administrator - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 114
Doug Purcell - Information Systems Technician - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 128

 

public information & MARKETING

Noelle Furon - Public Information Officer - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 124
Anthony Alvarez  - Public Information Technician - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 126

 

Community Services

Tatiana Hinkle - Community Services Supervisor - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 134
Maureen Archuleta - Community Services Supervisor - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 132

Karina Rodriguez - Community Services Supervisor - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 125


April Doria - Community Services Coordinator (After School Programs) - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 133
Brenda Nutcher - Community Services Coordinator (Palm Desert) - (760) 568-9697
Courtney Galvan - Community Services Coordinator (Indio) - (760) 347-4263
Janet Cook - Recreation Specialist, Gymnastics - (760) 238-9459
Christine Pimentel - Community Services Coordinator (Mecca/Oasis/Thermal) - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 127
Adam Encinas - Community Services Coordinator (Bermuda Dunes/La Quinta) - (760) 564-9921

Open  - Community Services Coordinator (Indio Hills/Thousand Palms) - (760) 343-3595
Marissa Gomez - Community Services Coordinator (Coachella/North Shore) - (760) 347-3484 Ext. 136

 

Facilities & Parks Maintenance

(760) 347-3484