MEET OUR STAFF

PRESIDENT & CEO

BROOKE PARDUE

After serving on the board for five years, the last two as Board Chair, Brooke was hired as the first full-time employee in November 2017.  She previously served as Constituent Services Manager to Congressman John Yarmuth.

brooke@parksalliancelou.org  |  502.314.9690

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

LISA NORKUS

After 5 years in California, Lisa moved home to Louisville and joined the Alliance in August 2020. She has her PMP and extensive experience in project management and community engagement.

lisa@parksalliancelou.org  |  502.876.3588

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DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

GINGER WALLACE

Following a 27-year career in the Air Force, Ginger retired and joined the board of the Parks Alliance.  Her enthusiasm for the mission led to her employment in February 2020.

ginger@parksalliancelou.org  |  850.217.6837

MARKETING & SPECIAL PROJECTS MANAGER

CHRISTINE VALLEY

After 14 years in higher education, most recently leading social media and operational projects, Christine joined the Parks Alliance of Louisville. Her introduction to the work we do was through Jack O’Lantern Spectacular and Winter Woods Spectacular.

MEET OUR BOARD

SCOTT KIEFER

Board Chair

Partner/VP,

The Oliver Group, Inc.

MICHAEL BOWMAN

Director

Special Assistant to the Secretary of Education, Commonwealth of Kentucky

REBECCA BRADY

Director

Director of Stragetic Growth, ARGI Financial Group

JANICE CATES

Director

Director of Compassion Initiatives, Office of Mayor Greg Fischer

JUAN DAVIS

Director

Retired

JESSI GROSS

Director

Account Executive, Enterprise Fleet Management

STEVE GUMLAW

Board Treasurer

CFO, Metro Fence & Wholesale

CHUCK HADDAWAY

Director

Athletic Director, Portland Christian School

COLLEEN HAGAN

Director

Vice President Government Contracts, Molina Healthcare

MARY HELEN HAMILTON

Director

Marketing Director, Metro Fence & Wholesale

TAMRA HAMADE

Director

Controller, Hall Contracting of Kentucky

DREEMA JACKSON

Director

Retired

BRANDY KELLY-PRYOR

Director

Senior Director of Programs, Humana Foundation

KYLE KULYAN

Director

Asst VP Treasury Management, Republic Bank

JOHN LEWELLEN

Director

Regional Sales Specialist, Medline Industries

JOE MANDLEHR

Director

Corporate Attorney, LG&E/KU

RANDY MILLS

Director

JCPS, Retired

JESSICA MORGAN

Board Secretary

Tourism Development Director, Louisville Tourism

JANE RICHARDS

Director

Account Strategy Lead, Humana

SETH TODD

Director

Associate Attorney, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP

TERRI WEBER

Director

Retired