Staff & Board

As advocates for the park, members of the Brackenridge Park Conservancy’s Board of Directors play active roles in preserving and enhancing the Park’s natural, historic and recreational resources for the enjoyment of current and future generations. The Board of Advisers of the Brackenridge Park Conservancy brings together stakeholders to address the needs of the park as one voice.

Executive Committee (Voting)

Joseph D. Calvert President
Nicolas S. Hollis Vice President
Charlotte Slimp Mitchell Secretary
Lukin T. Gilliland, Jr. Treasurer
Lynn Osborne Bobbitt Executive Director

Board of Directors (Voting)

Anthony Cantu Ramiro A. Cavazos
Mary Alice Cisneros Katie G. Harvey
Robin P. Howard Joe Earl Linson
Suzanne Mathews Eduardo Parra
Corinna Holt Richter Robert Richard Shaw
W. Joe Turner
Leticia Van de Putte

Advisory Board Members (Non-Voting)

Charles A. Birnbaum Darryl Byrd
Kathleen Davis Everett L. Fly
Maria Pfeiffer Dr. Ricardo Romo
Ethel T. Runion A.J. Sturm

Park Stakeholder Advisors (Non-Voting)

Alex Antram Executive Director, Headwaters at Incarnate Word
Pamela Ball Associate Director, Headwaters at Incarnate Word
Joanie Brooks President, Mahncke Park Neighborhood Association
Mary Carriker Executive Director, The First Tee
Rob Cole CFO, San Antonio Zoological Society
Susan Beavin President, San Antonio Conservation Society
John Paul Giolma Director, San Antonio Botanical Society
Julie Huls CEO, The Doseum
Kathy Krnavek Second Vice President, San Antonio Conservation Society
Marilyn McCullough Board Member, Tuesday Musical Club
Marise McDermott President & CEO, Witte Museum
Vincent L. Michael Executive Director, San Antonio Conservation Society
Tim Morrow President & CEO, San Antonio Zoological Society
Dana Nichols Conservation Manager, San Antonio Water System
Patty Leslie Pasztor Natural Resources Consultant/Author
Abigail Kinnison Rodriguez Manager of Facility Programs, Via Metropolitan Transit
Jim Roschek President & CEO, Municipal Golf Association of San Antonio
Mary Jane Verette President & CEO, San Antonio Parks Foundation
Bridget Hinze Webber Executive Office Administrator, San Antonio River Authority


Michelle Villagomez Assistant to the Executive Director
Dora Ann Verde Certified Public Accountant