Who We Are

Meet the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy

Our Mission: The Guadalupe River Park Conservancy provides community leadership for the development and active use of the Guadalupe River Park & Gardens through education, advocacy and stewardship.

GRPC Staff

Jason Su, Executive Director
Sarah Dreitlein, Volunteer Coordinator
Claire Flanegin, Advancement Coordinator
Lauren McCawley, Education Program Associate
Ash Namdar, Operations Manager
Joe Salvato, Deputy Director
Mel Sarmento, Education Program Manager

Board of Directors

Marguerite Lee
President
A Slice of New York

Charles McCarroll
Vice President
Chase

Erica Carr
Secretary
Adobe

Dan Kennedy
Treasurer
Samaritan Medical Center

Jodi Starbird
Past President
Starbird Consulting

Celeste Angelich
San Jose Water

Mark Baginski
Verde Design

Lisa Bankosh
Valley Water

Sheryl Ehrman
San Jose State University

Jared Gamelin
Current Management Associates

Helen Han
Boston Properties

Natasha Marwah
U.S. Forest Service

Allie Ottoboni
eBay

Carl Salas
Salas O’Brien

Andrew Sandler
Adobe

Katia Terentyeva
PwC

Advisory Council

Brian Adams
Jim Alves
Bill Del Biaggio (in memoriam)
Gloria Duffy
Jerry Estruth
Dave Finn
Susan Fitts
Vic Giacalone
Desiree La Maggiore
Jeff Lawson
Doug McLendon
Kathy Muller
David Pandori
Bob Rhodes
Dave Sandretto
Jim Towery
Ken Yeager

Annual Report

See what we’ve been up to!