Scheduled to open Summer of 2023, Scheels Sports Park at Legacy Pointe will be Springfield’s latest sports destination. With eight fields, a 170,000 square foot indoor sports dome, turf & sport courts, and more, this sports mega-plex will offer something for everyone.
Outdoor Sports Complex
Michael has nearly 30 years of experience working in local government, including as the General Superintendent and CEO of the Chicago Park District. With an operating budget of over $500 million, the Chicago Park District is one of the largest and most complex park systems in the United States. Through his leadership, “the District” has become a national standard for how parks and recreation departments can best serve citizens. Michael takes his undeniable passion for developing positive health and economic outcomes for communities and his ability to develop a large and diverse set of high-performing teams to his role as Executive Vice President for the Sports Facilities Companies.