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Staff Directory


Mary Van Haaften

Executive Director

740-524-8600, ext. 101

Rich Niccum

Deputy Director

740-524-8600, ext. 104

Tony Benishek

Human Resources Manager

740-524-8600, ext. 107

Bonnie Houk

Accounts Payable

740-524-8600, ext. 108

Park Operations

Kyle Pace

Operations Manager

740-524-8600, ext. #

Division of Park Police

Dennis Welch

Chief Officer


Outdoor Connections (Education)

Casey Smith

Outdoor Connections Manager

740-524-8600, ext. 103

Robin Mayes

Farm Educator

Saundra McBrearty

Outreach & Volunteer Specialist

Liz Neroni


Molly Creamer

Farm Manager

Bodhi Nithyananda


Adventure Naturalist

Planning & Construction

Matt Simpson

Senior Park Planner

740-524-8600, ext. 102

Marketing & Communications

Beth McCollam

Marketing & Communications Manager

740-524-8600, ext. 105

Natural Resources

Chris Roshon

Natural Resources Manager