Working for Lenexa: Customer service representative values people, recreation and health

Laura Ehrlich greets a patron at the Lenexa Parks & Recreation information desk, located inside the Lenexa Rec Center.

Laura Ehrlich is a familiar face and voice for Lenexa Parks & Recreation. For 15 years, she’s been a customer service representative — answering questions, helping people reserve facilities, signing up patrons for programs or classes and doing odds and ends to keep things humming along.

Laura could give you a list of things she’s responsible for. But it’s working with people, especially seniors, that makes her love her job — a passion she found in school.