A native of Penfield and current resident, Urckfitz has a multitude of parks and recreation experience. He began working at Penfield Rec in 2003 as a part-time camp counselor. Most recently, he served as acting Recreation Director. He also previously held the role of Assistant Recreation Director along with several years working for the Town of Pittsford Recreation Department.
As Recreation Director, he will oversee Penfield Rec operations including concerts, athletic field scheduling, and a wide variety of programs.
“The Town of Penfield and Penfield Recreation has always meant so much to me and the rest of my family,” said Urckfitz. “With almost 2 decades of working for the Town in different capacities, I look forward to the official role as Recreation Director and continuing to work with the wonderful, dedicated, and supportive Recreation and Town staff to offer the best recreational opportunities for the Penfield community.”
For more information on Penfield Recreation, please visit penfield.org/recreation.