Meet Our Staff

TCPARD Staff May 2022

The Colony Parks and Recreation Department staff and volunteers take their jobs seriously to make The Colony a better place to live for all citizens. The following mission statement has been adopted to express this dedication to the community: Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all citizens of The Colony by providing a variety of safe, modern and affordable Parks and Recreation facilities and activities to meet the diverse and growing needs of our community.


Jackie Kopsa Community Services Director 972-624-3958
Calvin Lehmann Park Development Manager 972-624-3956
Chase Smith Park Project Manager 972-624-3198

Lindsey Stansell Recreation Admin. Manager 972-624-3952
Andrea DuArte Recreation Coordinator 972-624-3975
Anne Spearman Recreation Specialist (morning) 972-625-1106
Daniel Guerra Recreation Specialist (evening) 972-625-1106
Ashley Lemus Recreation Leader 972-625-1106
Kennia Pequeno Recreation Leader 972-625-1106
Ilyana Simmons Recreation Leader 972-625-1106
Madalyn Hundt Recreation Leader 972-625-1106
OPEN POSITION Special Events Supervisor 972-625-1106  
Xaunviayer George Events Specialist 972-624-3955
OPEN POSITION Recreation Manager 972-624-3959  
Kacy George Athletics Supervisor 972-624-3950
Emery Owczar Athletics Specialist 972-624-3957
Community Center

Annette Carrico Community Center Supervisor 972-624-2246
Michelle Tell Programs Leader 972-624-2246
Amy Brown Programs Leader 972-624-2246
Ron Czarny Recreation Leader 972-624-2246
Shirley Johnson Recreation Leader 972-624-2246
Luann Yniguez Programs/Fitness Leader 972-624-2246

Kirstin Wilson Aquatics Manager 972-624-2225
Wanda Brown Aquatic Park Office Manager 972-624-2225
Jim Davis Aquatic Park PT Maintenance 972-624-2225

Marlisa Jemison Parks Manager 972-624-3968
Jim Mackin Greenscape & Landscape Supervisor 972-624-4453
Shane Bartel Mowing Crew Leader
Jeff Downing Mowing Crew
Aaron Rox Landscape Crew Leader
David Eggleston Landscape Crew
Sarah Johnson Landscape Crew    
David Gibson Parks Supervisor 972-624-3969
Joey Fabrow Athletics Crew Leader
Caelin Robison Athletics Crew
Paul Armistead Athletics Crew
Tim Anderson Parks Crew Leader
Julian Herrera Parks Crew
Chris Strickland Parks Crew