GENERAL INFORMATION

2960 Epic Place
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052

972-339-EPIC (3742)

ADMINISTRATION

BRIAN CHAPIN

GENERAL MANAGER

972-339-3702

About Brian:

  • Enjoys working out as well as playing in basketball and volleyball leagues throughout the metroplex.
  • Dallas Mavericks fan for life. In his dreams, its 2011 and the Mavs are NBA champions and Dirk is still playing!
  • Might spot him at a concert venue seeing any act ranging from Ice Cube to Less Than Jake to August Burns Red.

GABBY GONZALEZ

FINANCIAL ANALYST

972-339-3708

About Gabby:

  • Mother of 4 Active Boys who all play completive sports including Football, Baseball, and Soccer.
  • Starred in an Oscar Mayer Weiner commercial when she was 8 years old.
  • Loves anything chocolate and enjoys watching documentaries.

GUEST SERVICES

ELLEN BAGLEY

GUEST SERVICES & MEMBERSHIP SUPERVISOR

972-339-3703

About Ellen:

  • National Park geek and ranger at heart! Her goal is to visit every park in the United States. Favorite is Olympic.
  • Classic film and old Hollywood aficionado, particulary the 1920's and 30's. It all started as a kid with The Wizard of Oz.
  • Favorite gym activities are yoga, deadlifting, and drinking protein shakes.

KAREN GARCIA

GUEST SERVICES SPECIALIST

972-339-3715

About Karen:

  • Enjoys working with hands-on crafts.
  • Going to family friendly events.
  • Loves football season. Go Cowboys!

FITNESS

ROBERT SERNA

FITNESS & WELLNESS SUPERVISOR

972-339-3705

About Robert:

  • Happily married and father to three beautiful girls.
  • Loves strength and conditioning training, Olympic weightlifting, powerlifting, and competing.
  • Has seen every Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie and can’t wait for the next one!

CARMEN JOHNSON

FITNESS LEADER

972-339-3719

About Carmen:

  • Likes mountain biking and yoga.
  • Enjoys watching old movies and mystery science theatre.
  • Enjoys reading Jane Austin novels.

MAGGIE RODRIGUEZ

FITNESS LEADER

About Maggie:

  • Favorite thing to do is spend time with her family.
  • She got married to her best friend at the finish line after they both completed a 100 mile endurance bike ride called Hotter n’ Hell Hundred.
  • She is certified nutritionist, personal trainer and swim instructor.

YOUTH PROGRAMS & AQUATICS

JEREMY THOMAS

PROGRAM SUPERVISOR

972-339-3706

About Jeremy:

  • Diehard Denver Bronco fan!!!
  • Texans like to make fun of him because he pronounces Colorado, “CALL-uh-RAD-o”. Guess it is a homegrown thing.
  • His two favorite things to do on a weekend are building/refinishing things that become much larger and cost more than what he told his wife it would be, and binge watching 7 seasons of a show in one weekend that his wife won’t watch with him because the content is not Hallmark.

VICTORIA GUERRA

YOUTH PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

972-339-3711

About Victoria:

  • Loves to explore the city, hike, and discover new places to eat.
  • Enjoys being active through various sports and exercise, especially volleyball and CrossFit.
  • Delights in expressing creativity through art, music, and cooking, and enjoys teaching these to kiddos.

JOEY SANCHEZ

AQUATICS SPECIALIST

972-339-3712

About Joey:

  • Started competitive swimming at age 9 through a Rec Center in Dallas.
  • Gets way too excited over carnival rides.
  • Summer is his favorite season and sun bathing is his favorite past time.

MEDIA & FINE ARTS

THOMAS MENEZES

MEDIA & FINE ARTS SUPERVISOR

972-339-3716

About Thomas:

  • Enjoys painting, has been painting portraits and scenic artwork for over 15 years.
  • Enjoys working out and as a MS in Exercise Physiology, die hard Rangers, Mavericks, Cowboys fan.
  • Has probably seen every single episode of ``The Office`` 4 times at least and counting.

TIFFANY WHITE

ARTS SPECIALIST

972-339-3718

About Tiffany:

  • I was born and raised in Chicago, IL and enjoyed the golden years of Chicago Bulls basketball in the 1990s. And contrary to most, I am a Chicago White Sox Fan and always root against the Cubs!
  • I am an active member of the North Dallas Suburbia Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc and a Girl Scout Troop volunteer for my daughter's recently bridged, Juniors troop. I spend most of my weekends volunteering with the Girl Scouts or Sigma. My favorite Sigma initiative is Swim 1922, a partnership with USA Swimming that provides free swim lessons to youth and adults throughout the country.
  • I am a collector of knowledge! I love school and learning and have obtained a BS in Recreation, a MS in Sports Management, a MA in Management / HR and beginning in August, will be beginning my Doctorate in Human Resources Development!

CONNIE GRAF

CULINARY SPECIALIST

972-339-3709

BUILDING SERVICES

CALEB BELLAH

FACILITIES SUPERVISOR

972-339-3707

About Caleb:

  • Is a voracious reader, and on average reads about 100 books a year.
  • Follows the Texas Rangers religiously, watching around 150 games a year or so. He still has nightmares about 2011 when Nelson Cruz missed a fly ball out that would have won the world series.
  • Enjoys woodworking and building things, he has a pastime building furniture and other various wooden items.