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
Deanna Roberson 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
Priscilla Schubert Special Events Supervisor 972-625-1106
OPEN Events Specialist 972-624-3955  
Brian Vonderlin 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
Chase Townley Greenscape & Special Events Supervisor 972-624-4453
Shane Bartel Mowing Crew Leader
Jeff Downing Mowing Crew    
Paul Armistead Mowing Crew    
OPEN Landscape Crew Leader
David Eggleston Landscape Crew    
Darris Blakemore Landscape Crew    
David Gibson Parks Supervisor 972-624-3969
Joey Fabrow Athletics Crew Leader
Caelin Robison Athletics Crew    
Sarah Johnson Athletics Crew    
Tim Anderson Parks Crew Leader
OPEN Parks Crew    
OPEN Parks Crew