Board & Staff

Big Bend Conservancy is governed by a dedicated volunteer Board of Directors that reside across Texas.  The Board decides the organization's priorities for funding, projects and partnerships in collaboration with park staff. 
This diverse group has collectively served on multiple boards across the state, have visited the park for decades and bring a determined focus to creating a legacy of fundraising for Big Bend.

President: Christopher Holmes, Waco
President Elect: Amanda Billings, Fort Worth
Vice President – Membership: Pat Long-Weaver, Midland
Vice President – Communications: Tommy Britt, Houston
Vice President – Development: Jose Gaona, Midland
Vice President – Board Development and Nominations: Kristian Fischer, Arp
Vice-President – Special/Capital Projects: Truett Roberts, Dallas
Treasurer: Carol Latimer, Houston
Secretary: Leo Tynan, Fredericksburg

Board Members
Isaac Albarado, Ballinger/Austin
Carol Considine, Dallas
Billy Hassell, Fort Worth
Peter Hennings, Austin
Trey Hermann, Fredericksburg
Erika Holland, Tyler
John Morlock, Fort Davis/Terlingua
Eulon Ross Taylor, Austin

NPS Representatives
Bob Krumenaker, Superintendent
David Elkowitz, Deputy Superintendent

Big Bend Conservancy Staff
Loren Riemer, Executive Director & CEO
Sarah Athens, Staff Assistant 

Please email or call staff if you have questions about your membership or would like to make a donation.

Loren Riemer
Executive Director & CEO