Parks & Recreation Division Green Initiatives

Green Initiatives LogoThe Green Initiatives Team is charged with assisting the DNR Park and Recreation Division’s goal of environmental sustainability through the following: 

  • Establish cooperative partnerships with others to implement the goals of the PRD Environmental Sustainability Plan.
  • Obtain program funding support through internal and external resources.
  • Actively communicate inside the division as well as with others the goals, objectives, activities and outcomes of team efforts.
  • Through use of pilot programs, identify, test and refine innovative products and management practices that align with the Environmental Sustainability Plan.
  • Develop the team structure to reflect all key employee levels in the division.

Additional Information
Contact any Green Initiatives Team members for more information:


Tim Machowicz

Jim Gallie

George Lauinger

Linnae Dawson

Jeff Spencer (DEQ)

Eric Jazdzyk

Alicia Ihnken

Mike Grzenia

Mike Signorello

Jilanne Lange