Staff and Board

STAFF

Rebecca Ratz
Executive Director

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As Executive Director Rebecca oversees community outreach, programs and projects, and development for the organization. Rebecca came to Friends from the Metro Parks Department where she spent seven years as a project manager in the Planning and Facilities Development Division. A Lockeland Springs resident, Rebecca is a licensed landscape architect who enjoys gardening and sharing her prickly pear cactus with neighbors every year.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Board members serve for a minimum of two years, beginning in October.

Officers

Ally Lanahan
President

Betsy Nenni
Vice President

Nicole Ceccacci
Treasurer

Rob Connor
Secretary

Directors

Elizabeth MK Sullivan

Kevin Martelli

Cliff Lippard

Linus Hall

Will Morgan

Katey Burris

Mary Fulcher

Carey Ray, PGA

Ronald Gooch

Kobi Ankumah

Brian Poynter

John Niedzwiecki

Peter Westerholm

Adam Forgacs

 

Ex-Officio Members

Monique Odom
Director, Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation

Brett Withers
Council Representative, District 6

Emily Benedict
Council Representative, District 7