The Board & Staff

Board of Directors

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Dave Finn

Board President
Blach Construction

Kelly Hattley

Secretary
Boston Properties
alves

Jim Alves

Vice President
Seven Flags Inc.
starbird

Jodi Starbird

Past President
David J. Powers and Associates, Inc.
austen

Terry Austen

MikeBangs

Michael Bangs

Adobe Systems
caputo

Dan Caputo

conway

Devin Conway

Verde Design, Inc
JeffLawson

Jeff Lawson

Silicon Valley Law Group
oven

Katherine Oven

SCV Water District
peacock

Michelle Peacock

eBay
rodigari

Francois Rodigari

San Jose Water Company

Advisory Council

Brian Adams

Bellarmine College Preparatory

Bill Del Biaggio

Heritage Bank of Commerce

Gloria Duffy

Commonwealth Club of California

Jerry Estruth

Dean Witter

Susan Fitts

Vic Giacalone

Best Electrical Company

Desiree La Maggiore

Adobe Systems Inc.

Shirley Lewis

Old Republic Title Co.

David Pandori

District Attorney’s Office, Santa Clara County

Doug McLendon

Bob Rhodes

CPA, retired

Dave Sandretto

Business Consultant

Phil Sims

Sims & Layton

Jim Towery

Hoge, Fenton, Jones & Appel

Ken Yeager

Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors

Guadalupe River Park Conservancy Staff

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Leslee Hamilton

Executive Director
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Kristjana Eyjólfsson

Education Coordinator
MikePeasland

Mike Peasland

Volunteer Coordinator
salvato

Joe Salvato

Education Assistant
tejeda

Richard Tejeda

Education Assistant
cornish

Phil Cornish

Program Manager

Latest Events

Historic Orchard Monthly Work Day

Help preserve a portion of the old Santa Clara Valley when orchards stretched across the valley floor. We are looking for volunteers to help ma...

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Super Guadalupe River Run

Earn your guacamole on the Guadalupe in this 10K, 5K, or kids' 1K.  The Super Guadalupe River Run benefits the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy, a...

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Classes

Bird Friendly Gardens

Bird friendly gardens are easy to create and enjoy! Birds that visit your garden will eat pesky bugs, bathe, make nests, sing to attract mates and ...

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Rose Pruning Classes

Every Wednesday and Saturday through the end of February. Hands-on rose pruning lessons are being offered at the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden eve...

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Winter Dormant Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

Learn how to prune your fruit trees with professional landscaper Sean McGrail. Gain hands-on experience by practicing your newly learned ...

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Annual Holiday Wreath Workshop

This annual workshop is so popular; we’ve added an additional time slot! Get ready for the holidays the old-fashioned way by making your own wrea...

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