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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
6:15 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Assisted Hours

Staff members are available during Assisted Hours to aid participants with equipment

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone: 312-238-5001
Fax: 312-238-5017
Email for general inquiries: sports@ric.org
Mailing address:

Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
541 N. Fairbanks Ct., Mezzanine
Chicago, IL 60611

Staff Contacts

Sports Program

Contact (click name for email)
Program

Derek Daniels
Sports Program Manager

Cycling, Road Racing and Wheelchair Rugby, Internship Inquiries, Program Information

Patrick Byrne
Golf Instructor and Sled Hockey Coach

Golf Program and Sled Hockey

Ashley Gruenwald
Caring for Kids Program Specialist

Caring for Kids information

Jason Stubbeman
Adaptive and Recreational Sports Coordinator

Boccia, Power Soccer, Military and Paralympic Programming, Including the Military Summer Sports Camp

Trent Thenhaus
Adaptive and Recreational Sports Coordinator

Junior Sports Program, Men's and Women's Wheelchair Basketball and Wheelchair Softball.

Fitness Center

Fitness Services Manager

Internship and general program inquiries

Aleksandra Gebska
Adaptive Fitness Instructor

Adaptive Fitness Classes and general program inquiries

Raquel Gonzales
Exercise Physiologist

Goldman Functional Fitness program and general program inquiries

Eric Johnson
Exercise Physioliogist

Parkinson’s Disease Program and general program inquiries

Maggie Morrissy
Exercise Physiologist

Advanced Exercise Testing and general program inquiries

Inpatient Therapeutic Recreation

Jill Beemer
Therapeutic Recreation Manager

Inpatient and clinical therapeutic recreation internships and inquiries

Administrative

Glenn Paustian
Director, Allied Health, Sports and Fitness

Director of Sports and Fitness Programs

Stephanie Kanter
Business Support Manager

Payments, Invoicing, Website, General Inquiries

Pearl Ragalie
Administrative Assistant

General Inquiries, Program Payments, Membership Information