The Dole

We are a team of visionaries and realists, dreamers and doers, writers and photographers, caregivers, leaders, and trailblazers. Together, with our community, we aim to preserve and protect this beautiful land and magnificent building so that it may be enjoyed by generations to come.

Executive Team

Erin McElroy

Chief Relationships Officer

815.455.8000 ext 108

Scott LeRette

Chief Operations Officer

815.455.8000 ext 102

Dole Team

Dennis Barszcz

Building & Grounds Manager

815.455.8000 ext 101

Linda Wozniak

Farmers Market Manager

(815) 307-4787

Part-Time Team

Katie Bobrow

Community Engagement Specialist

815.455.8000 ext 108

Brittany Niequist

Community Engagement Specialist

815.455.8000 ext 108

Patti Noble

Music at The Dole Specialist

815.455.8000 ext 108

Kate Weeks

Winter Fest Specialist

815.455.8000 ext 108

Patty Bell

Fest & Galleries

815.455.8000 ext 106

Mike Amoros

Maintenance Associate

815.455.8000 ext 101


Lakeside Legacy Foundation Board of Directors 2022

Lakeside Legacy Foundation is advised by a dedicated group of leaders.


Patricia L. Lutz


Jay C LeCoque

Vice President

Murray Crabtree


Kathleen Woolley


Ron Russell

Past President (2018)



John Tyrrell


Bob Fleck



Chip Whitman

Marty Moister



If you are interested in volunteering your time and talents as a board member or on a committee, contact Erin McElroy, Relations & Development Director, at or by calling 815.455.8000