Our Team

Leadership
Allison Watkins, Chief Strategy Officer, Austin Parks Foundation
Chief Strategy Officer

Favorite Park - Ramsey Park
512-387-2995

Colin Walls, CEO, Austin Parks Foundation
Chief Executive Officer

Favorite Park - Barton Creek Greenbelt
512-387-3006

Jayna Burgdorf
Chief Financial Officer

Favorite Park - Doug Sahm Hill Summit
512-537-3612

Chief Mission Officer, Austin Parks Foundation
Chief Mission Officer

Favorite Park - Mayfield Park
512-387-3051

Development
Sr. Development Coordinator
Senior Development Coordinator

Favorite Park - Walnut Creek Park + Greenbelt
(512) 601-0355

Erica Silverstein
Senior Individual Giving Manager

Favorite Park - Red Bud Isle
512-855-7429

Kelsey Nyandusi
Development & Events Intern

Favorite Park - Zilker Park

Liz Rush-Smyth

Coming Soon

Senior Corporate & Foundation Giving Manager
Marketing
Grant Ausbury, Austin Parks Foundation
Senior Digital Marketing Coordinator

Favorite Park - St. Edward's Park + Greenbelt
512-817-0742

Hayley Behm
Marketing Intern

Favorite Park - Bull Creek District Park

Rachel Vallejo Carneglia
Marketing Director

Favorite Park - Deep Eddy Pool
512-387-2944

Activations and Events Manager

Coming Soon

Activations & Events Manager
Programs & Operations
Angela Richter
Advocacy Manager

Favorite Park - Alliance Children's Garden
512-668-9640

Barry Rivera
Volunteer Manager

Favorite Park - Little Stacy
512-621-6411

Chuck Foster
Project Leader

Favorite Park - Springwoods Park
512-477-1566

Kathleen Barron
Senior Programs Manager

Favorite Park - Dottie Jordan
512-829-8649

Katie Robillard, PLA
Park Design Director

Favorite Park - Commons Ford Ranch Metro Park
512-253-7610

Monica Wheelock, Austin Parks Foundation
Senior Accounting Manager

Favorite Park - Roy G. Guerrero Metro Park

Pam Taylor
Zilker Train Manager

Favorite Park - Walnut Creek Park + Greenbelt
512-477-1566

Robin Lee
Volunteer Coordinator

Favorite Park - Mueller Lake Park
512-543-4832

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