René Boudreau- Recreation Director
René has lived in Hampton Falls for most of his life. He graduated from Plymouth State College in 2000 with a bachelor's degree in Outdoor Recreation. René completed his college internship with the Hampton Recreation and Parks Dept. and soon after landed the Program Coordinator position. René was hired as the new Recreation Director in 2018.
He immediately became involved with the New Hampshire Recreation and Park Association and became the organization's Vice President. In 2004, he won the organization's Don Heyliger Young Professional Award for service to the Town of Hampton and NHRPA in 2004. In 2006 he was chosen to participate in a group study exchange through the Hampton Rotary where he traveled to the Caribbean and studied recreation programming and management practices in five Caribbean countries.
When not at work you can find René fishing, riding his motorcycle or boating.
Brandon Mattison-Program Coordinator
Brandon grew up in Hampton. Brandon played sports year round; soccer, basketball, and baseball, at both Sacred Heart School and at St. Thomas Aquinas along with a number of rec sports programs. Brandon's involvement with the Hampton Recreation and Parks Department many years ago as he provided community service and as a camp counselor at the Tuck Camp for seven summers. Brandon graduated with a B.S. in Sports Management from Husson University in 2013.
In 2017, Brandon was the recipient of the "High Five" Award from the New Hampshire Recreation and Park Association. Brandon joined the Hampton Recreation and Parks Department in 2016 and was promoted to the Program Coordinator's position in 2018.
When he is not at work, Brandon can be found spending time with his family and playing softball.
Liz Premo- Operations Assistant
Even before she was hired by Hampton Parks and Recreation in the spring of 2011, Liz enjoyed a professional relationship with the department for ten years as the community editor of the former Atlantic News. Working together with various rec department staff members, Liz made it a priority to regularly inform the public about the great selection of programs offered through Hampton Recreation. Many of these activities were captured in her articles and photos that were published in both the Atlantic News and 21 Voices/Recreation Guide.
As a freelance writer associated with the Hampton Union and beyond, Liz is still dedicated to letting readers know through press releases about all the good stuff Hampton Rec has to offer to the public.
When she's not writing, computing, answering phones, or assisting patrons in the Children’s Room at the Lane Memorial Library, Liz enjoys spending time with family and friends, taking part in church activities at Faith Community, and appreciating the arts, particularly concerts and live theatre.
Beth Dupell- Operations Assistant
Beth is the newest member of the Hampton Recreation and Parks Department. Beth is a NH native and has lived on the Seacoast since 1990. A graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute and New Hampshire College, Beth has a varied careeer.
Recently, Beth has organized and hosted many community events in the Town of Exeter including Movies on Swasey Parkway, Kids' Day, HERON Holiday Trolley, and the Swag on Swasey Antiques Market. Beth has been involved with the Exeter Holiday Parade and the Exeter Holiday Lights Committee for twenty years.
In her spare time, Beth enjoys walking her rescue pup, kayaking, swimming, and snowshoeing.
We can't forget the Parks Crew!
Rec Department Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8 AM- 5 PM
100 Winnacunnet Road
Hampton, NH 03842