Current board members have expertise in natural resource management, outdoor recreation management, accounting, journalism and communication, human and veterinary medicine, business management, education, library science and public-private partnerships.

We are always seeking to add skills to our Board in areas such as fundraising and development, grant writing, volunteer recruitment and management, event coordination, graphic design, law, non-profit strategic planning, marketing and social media and fiscal management. You can learn more about our board, read a job description and download an application. Click Here.

2018 Friends of Lory State Park Board of Directors

Diana L. Dwyer


Rick Bunch

Vice President

Jupe Herrick


(currently open)


Karen Wheeler

Communications and Newsletter Editor

Mick Syzek

Volunteer Coordinator

Suzie Barbour


Terry Birdsong


Roy McBride

Park Manager