Conservancy Staff

Meet the Conservancy!

Chief Executive Officer Deb Yandala
Chief Operating Officer Janice Matteucci
Human Resources Director Bob Chess
Chief Development Officer Sheryl Hoffman


Facilities Coordinator Mike Elewski
Administrative Services Director Sarah Lock
Administrative Support Manager Austin Poyar
Facilities Coordinator
Steve Randolph
Administrative Coordinator/ Human Resources Sophie Ruiz


Development Director Dan Blakemore
Development Coordinator Kristen Cimera
Program & Development Coordinator Sam Harsh
Development Operations & Research Manager Brandon Henneman
Institutional Giving/Grants Manager Dianne Ketler
Development Communications Manager Zaina Salem


Finance Director Bianka Hernández
Accounting Manager Nicole Moshier

Marketing & Communications

Event Manager Haley Bittaker
Marketing & Communications Coordinator Natalie Cullins
Marketing & Communications Director Lexi Korczynski

Park Engagement

Sales & Guest Services Manager Kayla Burris 
Retail Manager Tracy Christoff
Sales & Reservations Manager Nathan Grimm

Guest Services Support Manager Kim Klosterman
Park Engagement Director Lindsay Regan
Retail Operations Manager Lorrie Smith             

Guest Services Specialist Kelsey Wilzoch

Programs & Education

Volunteer Program Director Kevin Gross
Volunteer Program Coordinator Andrew O’Leary
Program Manager Amanda Schuster
Programs & Education Director Katie Wright

Contact Us!

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


Rick Walker

Conservancy Board of Directors

Dione Alexander, Board Chair
Joe Blanda
Ron Bower
Christopher Buehler
Debby Capela
Daniel Connor
Matthew Heinle
Emily Holiday
Montrella Jackson
Michelle Johnson
Roger Jones
Phil LiBassi, Board Vice-Chair
Gary Lobaza
Shawn Lyden
John MacDonald
Stephen Metzler
Janice Radl
Brett W. Reynolds
Curt Reynolds
Joan Schaefer
Sandy Selby
Lisa Ramirez Shah
Irving B. Sugerman
Karyn Sullivan
Rick Taylor
Teleange’ Thomas
Bob Vecchione