The Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township is excited to announce Michael Contreras as President / CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of Dundee Township.
Contreras, who has worked as a division manager for the Dundee Township Park District for five years, and started his new position on July 31st.
"Mike's passion for the mission of the Boys & Girls Club, as well as his desire to give the children of his community all the opportunities possible to succeed, were key elements to the search committee's decision," said Tom Mammoser board member and executive director of the Dundee Township Park District.
Contreras was the liaison between the Park District and the Boys & Girls Club of Dundee Township since 2013 and has served on the Youth of the Year and Programming Committees. Contreras was instrumental in facilitating the agreement for the use of the Park District's Rakow Center for the Boys & Girls Club's Teen Center.
Contreras, a Carpentersville native who attended Barrington High School, is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a degree in Recreation Administration.
“I am very excited to be part of such a great organization that has been serving youth in the Carpentersville / Dundee area for over 20 years. I look forward to growing the organization to serve more kids, and making a defined impact within the community.” Michael Contreras – President / CEO