Board & Staff


We greatly appreciate the time and resources that every board member contributes to Pease Park Conservancy. We welcome the opportunity to hear from neighbors, park patrons, or folks just interested in hearing more about improvements planned for Pease Park.

Board of Directors


Rick Cofer


Rick is an Assistant County Attorney at the Travis County Attorney's Office. Rick also sits on a number of community boards, including the City's Parks & Recreation Board.


Marianne Dorman


Marianne has been an officer or on the board of the Old Enfield Homeowner’s Association since it’s inception, and has lived above Pease Park since 1980, witnessing the marvelous transformation of the Park first by Trees for Pease and now the Pease Park Conservancy.


Adam Reinking


Adam works in wealth management as a Partner at AdvicePeriod. He advises a select group of high net worth individuals and family offices, helping them steward their wealth through intentional planning for their financial, tax, estate and investment needs.


Margery Anderson


Margery Anderson has been involved with Pease Park Conservancy since it began as Trees For Pease. She holds a Masters degree in Nursing from the University of Texas and worked as a nurse for many years with the Travis County Sheriff's Department.


Charles Peveto


Charles is a architectural historian, overseeing all historical projects for the state of Texas.


Carlos Martinez

Univ. of Texas Representative

Carlos is a full-time student at The University of Texas at Austin.


Laura Bryant

Laura Bryant is a landscape architect at the Austin office of Design Workshop, with project experience ranging from large urban parks and national historic sites to post-industrial sites, streetscapes and residential design.

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Laurie Humphreys

Chair of Annual Fundraiser

Laurie has a Masters in Landscape Architecture. She has previously conducted research analyzing successful Park partnerships.


Lisa Zapalac

Educator & Founder, Long-View Micro School


Richard Craig

Richard Craig is the former Chairman of the PPC who founded the organization in 2008 as "Trees for Pease." Under his leadership, PPC made great progress in restoring the park's ecosystem, completed an award winning Master Plan and established a permanent financial endowment for Pease at the Austin Community Foundation.

Les Carnes

Morgan Gaddis


William Head

Dirk Jordan

Lynda Young Kaffie

Andy Liebler

Kate Thompson

Dan VanTreeck

Patricia Winston

Matthew Young

Advisory Board

Eddie Bernal

Sheila Bostick

Amelia & Michael Deane

Laura Gottesman

John Donisi & Gina Hinojosa

Harris Kaffie

Rita & Matthew Kreisle

Christy & Ray Langenberg

Greg Marchbanks

Andrea & Dean McWilliams

Jill Nokes

Allan Shivers, Jr.

Jennifer & Ronnie Skloss

Dow & Henry Steen

Eliza Thomas & Ted Young

David Wilson


Andy Gill

Executive Director

Megan Lenz

Development & Operations Assoc. (PT)


Pease Park Conservancy

  • P.O. Box 50065
  • Austin, TX 78763
  • (512) 777-1632

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