EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT

 

 

 

Kristine Swart, Accounting Specialist    

 

Teesha Tarr, Recreation Supervisor

 

 

Employee Spotlights

 

 

Kristine Swart, Accounting Specialist

 

Kristine Swart, has been with the City of Duarte for 17 years, serving in the Administrative Services Department as an Accounting Specialist. She is primarily responsible for processing invoices and business licenses, in addition to assisting the public at the Administrative Services counter.

 

During her years of service, Kristine has especially enjoyed the great co-workers she serves with and also loves that Duarte is close to the foothills were she is able to take advantage of the beautiful scenery. As an avid walker, Kristine utilizes the Royal Oaks trail regularly for walks during her lunch break.

 

When not at work Kristine enjoys spending her time boating, reading, taking trips on her motorcycles and spending quality time with her daughter.

 

 

Teesha Tarr, Recreation Supervisor

 

Recreation Supervisor Teesha Tarr has worked for the City of Duarte Parks and Recreation Department for 24 years. Teesha’s main focus is maintaining a safe and clean environment for the patrons that use the Duarte Fitness Center and pools. She also supervises and trains approximately 30 part time staff as well as coordinates special events.

 

What Teesha enjoys most about working for the City is being able to interact with the residents of Duarte on a daily basis. “There is nothing like swimming a child across the deep end of the pool for the first time! I truly enjoy building relationships with coworkers, staff, and Fitness Center members.” She also likes that the City of Duarte is the City of Health, offering many parks, programs and activities for residents of all ages.

 

Teesha is a very athletic and competitive person. She enjoys boating at the river with friends, her husband, and her 15-year-old son Michael, playing sports of all kinds, especially skiing, hiking and playing racquetball at the Fitness Center.


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