HPA Board & Staff

Thomas M. McDermott Jr., City of Hammond Mayor

Port Authority Board of Directors
Chairman – Kristin Cantrell 
Vice Chairman – Diane Kaminsky
Secretary/Treasurer – Thomas E. Kuhn
Member – Eva Huerta
Member- Rosemary Wojdyla


HPA Director – Milan A. Kruszynski

HPA Finance Director – Julia Pustek

HPA Park Superintendent – Michael Dawson

Marina Director – Jamie Huck

Marina Harbormaster – Keith Carey

Marina Maintenance Manager – Daniel Kiszka

Marina Office Manager – Jennifer Karakasilis

HPA Bookkeeper – Ashley Gordish

The Hammond Port Authority provides maximum public recreational access to Lake Michigan waters, Wolf Lake waters, George Lake waters, Lost Marsh Golf Course, Forsythe Park, Wolf Lake Memorial Park, for all who come by land or by sea, striving towards the highest quality of professional Port Authority management for customers and citizens while promoting economic development for the city of Hammond.