Meet our Team!

Ron Morander

Chief Operating Officer
Start Date: 10/2011

I am an "over the moon", ecstatic, proud Grandpa - finally!!

Brooke Kearney

Chief Mission Officer
Start Date: 12/2019

My favorite TV shows are The Golden Girls and The Office. Also, I love collecting miniature things! Oh, and I LOVE animals.

Jessica Lizardo

General Manager
State Date: 02/2011

Growing up in a small town I raised farm animals for show as a member of 4-H and FFA and was crowned the 2006 Cowboy Homecoming Queen. YEEHAW!

Karleigh Camarena

Guests Services Manager
Start Date: 03/2012

I collect Volkswagen Buses and hope to own one, one day!

Robert Cervantes

Start Date: 09/2018

I am crazy about ancient history and future technology.

Holly Dickson

Event Coordinator
Start Date: 05/2018

I graduated from Texas State in 2017 after stumbling upon the best degree ever, Recreation Administration!

Raquella Freeman

Admin Assistant
Start Date: 03/2017

I'm the resident Cat Lady!

Danielle Henning

Events and Operations Director
Start Date: 02/2018

I grew up in a super small town. My graduating class was 52. And no, we did not have a stoplight!

Brooke Matula

Recreation Therapy Director
Start Date: 01/2015

I love to rebuild/ fix furniture.

Bob McCullough, APR

Communications Director
Start Date: 02/2010

My favorite birds are penguins. I have traveled thousands of miles with Magellanic penguins that served as goodwill ambassadors for another theme park.

Ryan McFarling

Maintenance Director
Start Date: 04/2012

I do woodworking in my spare time ie.. rings, pens, cutting boards, prayer bowls, gentleman valets

Rodney Mosley

Operations Manager
Start Date: 02/2018

I am a retired Marine.

Sharon Newhardt

Outreach Coordinator
Start Date: 08/2019

On my birthday, I like to do something I've never done before. This year (2020), we went axe-throwing!

Kaleigh Rae

Food and Retail Manager
Start Date: 01/2015

I have a sweet pup named Lucy who will turn 14 this year!

Allie Smith

Assistant Edutainment Director
Start Date: 01/2018

I love making homemade baked goods!

Audrey Sutterfield

STRAPS Program Manager
Start Date: 01/2020

When I was little I wanted to be a voice actor for Disney.

Liz Talley

Marketing Manager
Start Date: 05/2015

I try to travel somewhere new every year. So far, my favorite trip has been to Vieques, Puerto Rico! *Heart Eyes*

Olivia Vazquez

Marketing Coordinator
Start Date: 08/2019

I often find myself singing my sentences.

Sarah Wildman

Accounts Payable
Start Date: 07/2014

God gave me a wonderful gift 30+ years ago. My wonderful husband. And since then we have been blessed with two awesome kids and two amazing grandkids!! What a wonderful life!

Nikki Young

Edutainment Director Start Date: 02/2015

I've lived a real life romantic comedy 2017, my then shy & reserved boyfriend recruited Tom Hanks, to pop the question for him to this unsuspecting super fan girl in front of a crowd of 1000+ and it went viral.