Our People

Organization Staff

steve czarnecki

Executive Director


Steve Czarnecki joined the staff in October 2016. He brings nearly 20 years of non-profit management experience to the position.  Most recently, Steve served as Executive Director of USA Racquetball.  He also spent more than 13 years managing the charitable programs of the United States Golf Association.  Having worked in Programming at Dish Network, Steve brings valuable Fortune 200 for profit experience to the organization.  A graduate of the University of Missouri, Steve holds a bachelor's degree in Marketing and Management as well as an MBA.  An accomplished executive and an engaged youth sports parent, Steve and his wife, Rosanna, have two children.

andrew bethart

Operations Manager


Andrew joined the staff in March 2019.  Previously he was a partner in a legal firm in Colorado Springs that he co-founded.  Andrew is a father of two sons and coaches youth lacrosse.  He truly enjoys working with all of the clubs, leagues, coaches, parents, and youth who utilize the park.

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Davis tutt

President

United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee

Laura Rosendo

Vice President

Colorado College

ONYE IKWUAKOR

Secertary 

United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee  

Beth kohr

Treasurer

Crystal Clear Solutions

ADDITIONAL VOTING MEMBERS

TOM BRIGGS

Landscape Enterprise, Ltd.

MATT SICCHIO

U.S. Anti-Doping Agency

Mike buth

El Pomar Foundation

VICKI VAUGHAN

The Colorado Springs School

ERIC PARTHEN

World Lacrosse

Matt West

Raymond James

ADVISORY MEMBERS

Gary Butterworth

Pikes Peak Community Foundation

john stinar

Stiner & Zendejas, LLC

KURT SCHROEDER

Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation

Honorary Members

Goose Gossage

Major League Baseball Hall of Fame Member

Chuck Melbuer

Blick’s Sporting Goods

El Pomar Youth Sports Park

2212 Executive Circle,

Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Phone. 719-630-0168

Email. andrew@csyouthsports.org