Joann Cortéz

Hyland Hills Parks & Recreation District

Communications Director

Joann Cortéz is the communications director and spokesperson for Hyland Hills Water World in Denver Colorado where she has worked since 1998.  The park represents the nation’s largest publically owned waterpark and is the largest revenue generator in the repertoire of facilities owned and operated by Hyland Hills Park and Recreation District. As a special district, Hyland Hills also owns and operates dozens of parks and ball fields, community centers, an indoor sports arena, golf courses, miniature golf venue, a gymnastics center and an ice arena that are owned in partnership with an adjacent city. Cortéz currently serves on the WWA’s Marketing & Communications Committee, for which she was Chair for two years.