Press Release "Swanzey Announces New Recreation Director"

Press Release - For Immediate Release
For Additional Information Contact:
Michael Branley, Town Administrator
603-352-7411 ext. 107
October 12, 2020

Swanzey Announces New Recreation Director Ashlee Crosby

The Town of Swanzey is pleased to announce that Ashlee Crosby has been hired as the Town’s new Recreation Director.  Mrs. Crosby grew up and lives in Swanzey and previously worked at the Keene Family YMCA as the Gymnastics Director.  In this role she was responsible for development of programs and camps, manage gymnastics teams along with daily operations like managing staff, scheduling and budgets.

Town Administrator Michael Branley stated, “Ashlee is bringing energy and passion to the Recreation Department and the Board of Selectmen and I are looking forward to seeing how she builds the Department.”

In her new role as Recreation Director Ashlee will be responsible for organizing and promoting year-round recreation activities for the Town.  She will also oversee the administration and management of Richardson Park (the Town Beach), sports fields, and other recreation facilities within the community.  She will work closely with the Town’s staff to establish programs, policies and long range planning for the department. 

Mrs. Crosby stated, “I am extremely excited for this new opportunity and look forward to working with the residents of the Town of Swanzey.  My many years of work in youth and adult recreational activities will enable me to bring a vast array of new programing and opportunities, as well as help me build upon and continue to develop our current offerings.  I am very excited to jump in and get things started!”

Please visit the Recreation Departments Facebook page, which is updated frequently, for information about programs and activities.  If you have an idea for a new program or feedback on a current program, please contact Ashlee at or 209-2927.



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