Kimberly Smith joined Bolingbrook Park District in 2000 as the district’s first Marketing Coordinator. Over the past 15 years, she has grown the district’s marketing and customer care department to a team of five full-time staff and 20 part-time staff members. She earned her B.S. degree in business administration from Carroll University and her master’s of strategy, leadership and management from Michigan State. Smith gained sports marketing experience with the Milwaukee Wave, Milwaukee Bucks and Pettit National Ice Center. While holding those positions, she assisted with national and international skating events, including Olympic Trials and World Championships for speed-skating, game-day operations and overall ticket sales. She then moved to the non-profit sector working with the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago. Smith has applied her diverse work experience to Bolingbrook Park District where she now manages the district’s marketing, communications and customer care functions.