Meet Our Team!

Ron Morander

Chief Executive 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!

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.

Robert Cervantes

Start Date: 09/2018

I am crazy about ancient history and future technology.

Leslie Mouton

Director of Marketing & Social Media
Start Date: 01/2021

I'm a breast cancer survivor, proud mom of a 22 year old daughter, married to a retired Air Force fighter pilot and love to exercise. My favorite workout is boxing!

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.

Nicole Galindo

Marketing Manager
Start Date: 06/2020

A perfect day for me is binge-watching Law & Order SVU.

Anna-Alizette Ruiz

Digital Marketing and Creative Specialist
Start Date: 10/2020

I have a ridiculous amount of tea and books.

Ryan McFarling

Maintenance Director
Start Date: 04/2012

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

Nikki Young

Edutainment Director Start Date: 02/2013

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.

Audrey Sutterfield

STRAPS Program Manager
Start Date: 01/2020

Can recite any Disney song by heart.
A proud dog mom to a corgi named Pearl.