Conservancy Staff

Meet the Conservancy!

President and CEO Deb Yandala
VP of Community Partnerships Donté Gibbs
VP of Philanthropy Sheryl Hoffman
VP of Strategic Initiatives 
Janice Matteucci
VP of Administration
Gregory Morton


Building & Grounds Supervisor Erik Anderson
Facilities Coordinator Mike Elewski
Administrative Services Director Sarah Lock
Administrative Support Assistant Jacob Nelson
Administrative Services Manager Austin Poyar
Facilities Coordinator Steve Randolph
Personnel Manager Sophie Ruiz
Facilities Assistant Gabrielle Rybinski


Director of Philanthropy Dan Blakemore
Membership Coordinator Sam Harsh
Philanthropy Operations and Research Manager Brandon Henneman
Institutional Giving/Grants Manager Dianne Ketler
Philanthropy Operations Coordinator Jessica Livers
Philanthropy Communications Manager Zaina Salem


Finance Director Nicole Moshier
Accounting Manager Kristen Cimera
Bookkeeper Nancy Woodbury

Garfield Alliance

James A. Garfield Alliance Director Marc Nathanson

Marketing & Communications

Event Manager Haley Bittaker
Marketing & Communications Coordinator Natalie Cullins

Park Engagement

Sales Team Associate Jeff Bigler
Bartender Carianne Burnley
Sales & Guest Services Manager, Happy Days Lodge Kayla Burris
Sales Team Associate Jessica Campi
Retail Manager Tracy Christoff
Sales Team Associate Ella Church
Event Host Debi Colyer
Event Host Abby Cymerman
Bartender Jennifer Daring
Sales Team Associate Deborah DiCarlo
Sales Team Associate Aurora Dzina
Sales & Reservations Manager Nathan Grimm
Assistant Retail Manager Robin Hajek
Bartender Shelby Kimberling
Sales Team Associate Laurie Klappauf
Stanford House Manager Kim Klosterman
Event Host Samantha Lewis
Bartender Ashley Limbach
Event Host Sarah Ludwig
Bartender Jennifer Mangino
Beverage Manager Amy Mattox
Sales Team Associate Carla Menhorn
Sales Team Associate Susan Mills
Event Host Laura Molnar
Event Host Nicole Parsons
Business Development Director Lindsay Regan
Event Host Maria Rose Reynolds
Support Coordinator Joe Risdon
Retail Operations Manager Lorrie Smith
Event Host Lindsey Southerland
Sales Team Associate Gwen Tomasko
Sales & Guest Services Manager, Hines Hill House Kelsey Wilzoch
Sales Team Associate David Young

Programs & Education

Program Coordinator Alienna Arnold
Community Engagement Director Kevin Gross
Program Instructor Connor Hann
Program and Arts Manager Dominic Moore-Dunson
Program Instructor Marlena Nosek
Volunteer Program Manager Andrew O’Leary
Program Manager Amanda Schuster
Program Instructor Kim Shuman
Programs & Education Director Katie Wright

Contact Us!

Please email us with general inquiries, human resource or volunteer questions.


Rick Walker

Conservancy Board of Directors

Phil LiBassi, Board Chair
Steve Abdenour
Luke Anderson
Joe Blanda
Ron Bower
Christopher Buehler
Debby Capela
Keshia Chambers
Daniel Connor
Mark Davey
Emily Holiday
Montrella Jackson
Michelle Johnson
Roger Jones
Karyn Sullivan, Board Vice-Chair
Gary Lobaza
Shawn Lyden
Janice Radl
Brett W. Reynolds
Curt Reynolds
Sandy Selby
Lisa Ramirez Shah
James Snider
V. Rena Suber
Irving B. Sugerman
Rick Taylor
Tom Tyrrell
Bob Vecchione