Our Staff

Brian Kaluzny - Superintendent

 

R. Brian Kaluzny has been superintendent of the park’s district since 1993.  A native of Pennsylvania, Brian earned his Master’s Degree from West Virginia University and has been managing parks and recreation facilities for more than 37 years.  He and his wife Glenda, live in Clarksville and raised their two sons in our community.  Brian is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) by the National Recreation and Parks Association.  He was also named the Indiana Parks and Recreation Association's "Outstanding Professional" in 2015.

BJ Nelson Lynton - Assistant Superintendent

 

BJ Nelson Lynton was hired as Recreation Director in 1998 and was recently promoted to Assistant Superintendent. She is a graduate of Jeffersonville High School and earned a Bachelors Degree in Communication and an Associates Degree in Recreational Leadership from Indiana University Southeast. She lives in Clarksville with her husband Jamie Lynton.  BJ is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) by the National Recreation and Parks Association.  She is also a Certified Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO).

Ken Conklin - Communications Director

 

Ken Conklin joined the department in 2013 after spending 10 years working in the television news industry.  He graduated from Murray State University with a Bachelors Degree in Electronic Media.  Ken is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP), a Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA), and he is also CPR & AED certified. Ken was named the IN Parks and Recreation Association's "Exceptional Young Professional" in 2016, and one of the "Top 20 Under 40" professionals in southern Indiana by Business Source Magazine.  Ken lives in Clarksville with his wife Kelly, and their two children Meredith and Logan.

Nathan Kane - Programming & Aquatics Director

 

Lisa Bassett - Office Manager

 

If you call or visit our offices, Lisa will most likely be the one to help you.  She joined the Parks Department in the Summer of 2017 after spending several years in the banking and insurance industries.  Lisa is no stranger to the Town of Clarksville, as her husband Shane has served with the Police Department for many years.  Lisa and  Shane have live in southern Indiana since 1997 and have two children, Brenden and Alexis.

Willie Liter - Park Maintenance Foreman

 

Louis Bronson - Golf Course Superintendent

 

Louis began working for the Clarksville Parks Department in 1997 after spending several years in the golf course maintenance industry.  He graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelors Degree in Technical Horticulture and Turf Management.  Louis lives in Clarksville with his wife Jeanette.

Mark Cappola - PGA Golf Professional

 

Mark Cappola was hired in 1995 as our Head Golf Professional at Wooded View Golf Course.  He has been a PGA member for 25 years, and enjoys teaching golf to area residents.  He also enjoys running is our annual Junior Golf Clinic which is held each summer.  Mark earned his Bachelors Degree from the University of Florida, while on an athletic scholarship playing golf for the Gators. Mark lives in Clarksville with his wife Vicki and their two boys Nick & Tony.

Jacob Roeder - Asst. PGA Golf Professional

 

Jacob joined Wooded View Golf Course as the Assistant Golf Professional in 2015.  He graduated from the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore with a bachelors degree in Professional Golf Management (PGM).  He was elected to PGA membership in 2014.