Bayou Preservation Association

Management and Administration

Sarah P. Bernhardt, Ph.D. President and Chief Executive Officer
Anni Ranck Community Engagement Manager
Vacancy Project Coordinator   -- Applications accepted
through September 18, 2019. Click link for more information on how to apply.
Jennifer Cate Development Consultant
Cynthia CedeƱo Accounting Consultant
Eric Ruckstuhl Stream Corridor Restoration Consultant

Board Members

Executive Committee

Robert L. Rayburn Chair
Linda R. Shead Vice Chair
Christopher D. Browne Secretary
Susan Hill Treasurer

Board of Directors

Christopher D. Browne, LEED AP EHRA
Richard P. Cate, AIA, LEED AP  MCCM Architects
Amy C. Dinn Super Neighborhood 64 & 88
Elaine Finger Community Volunteer
Mike Garver BRH-Garver Construction, L.P.
Lisa A. Gonzalez Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
Susan HIll Hawes Hill & Associates
J. Tynan Kelly Community Volunteer, Attorney
Robert S. Lee, P.G. White Oak Bayou Association
Paul Nelson Community Volunteer
Tina Petersen Harris-Galveston Subsidence District
Robert L. Rayburn, ASLA, LEED AP Community Volunteer
Jim Robertson, Ph.D. Cypress Creek Greenway Project, Cypress Creek Flood Control Coalition
Jack Sakolosky, P.E. Othon, Inc.
Mahmoud Salehi CobbFendley
Linda R. Shead, P.E. Shead Conservation Solutions
Merrie Talley, ASLA, LEED Talley Landscape Architects, Inc.
Joyce Wiley Community Volunteer

Watershed Representatives

Armand Bayou Tim Pylate
Brays Bayou Charles Goforth
Buffalo Bayou Mike Garver/ Anne Olson
Cedar Bayou Linda Jones
Clear Creek Michael Mize
Cypress Creek Jim Robertson
Dickinson Bayou Charriss York
Greens Bayou Kelly Snook
Hunting Bayou Merrie Talley
Japhet Creek Eileen Hatcher
Little White Oak Bayou Becky Houston
Sims Bayou Joanna Friesen/ Amy Sullivan
Spring Creek Suzanne Simpson/Mike Howlett
White Oak Bayou Tom Gall/ Bob Lee

Council of Advisors