Cullinan Park Conservancy

Conservancy

Dragonfly at Cullinan ParkABOUT CULLINAN PARK CONSERVANCY

The Cullinan Park Conservancy was founded as a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation in late 2010 as a project of the tax-exempt Houston Parks Board. The Conservancy seeks to enhance and protect the natural beauty of Joseph S. and Lucie H. Cullinan Park at Oyster Creek, a 750- acre park in Sugar Land, Fort Bend Country on Hwy 6, just north of Hwy. 90A.

CONSERVANCY GOALS AND ACTIVITIES

Current efforts emphasize fundraising for development of trails, canoe launches, bridges and other means of better access to Cullinan Park. Past work has included surveying its vegetation and birdlife, planning for its trail and bridge renovations, arranging for park cleanups, and organizing photo contests about the park, its wildlife, landscapes, and visitors. included ensuring legal protections for the Park, preparing maps of the Park’s boundaries, vegetation and improvements, organizing plant surveys, partnering in cleanups, encouraging trail maintenance and bridge repairs, putting together photo contests, compiling bird checklists, and other efforts.

THE CONSERVANCY AND YOU

Please join the Conservancy! We hope you will join us, and all the friends, visitors, and neighbors of Cullinan Park, who are working to make Cullinan Park a better place for people and wildlife for future generations. Please contact usjoin in on Park events, and support the Conservancy!

THE CONSERVANCY BOARD

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

EMERITUS BOARD

ADVISORY BOARD

Gary Tuma
President

Susie Goff
Vice President

Mary Von Tungeln
Secretary

Robert “Bob” Richter
Treasurer

Betty Baitland

Mike Dobert

Wendy Kelsey

Doug Lally

Kapil Mathur

Nancy Davis Olson

Gay Thompson.

Emily Todd

John Garland

Ann Hamilton

Chaille Hutcheson

Jessica Jubin

Dan Neale

David Todd

Jed Aplaca
Director, Houston Parks and Recreation

Adrienne Barker
Director, Museum of Natural Science, Sugar Land

Jim Blackburn
Rice University

Bill Carr
Acme Botanical Services, Austin

Jonathan Day
Attorney, Andrew Kurth LLP

Harriet Garland
Community Volunteer

Benito Guerrier
Kirksey Architecture

Dee Koch
Director of Community Engagement, The George Foundation

Carran Cullinan Lane
Community Volunteer

David Lobpries
Natural Resource Scientist, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Tom Madonna
CPA/Former Board Treasurer

Regina Morales
Greenscapes

Roksan Okan-Vick
Houston First

Kelly Reynolds
Attorney

Cheryl Sedivec
Master Naturalist

Kim Sterling
Founder and President, Sterling and Associates