Friends of Stewart Park Board of Directors and Staff


Chair: Diana Riesman, Executive Director/Co-Founder of Wharton Studio Museum
Vice Chair & Treasurer: Scott Wiggins, Owner, La Tourelle Resort & Spa
SecretaryTheresa Lyczko, City of Ithaca resident
Michele Bennett, Assistant Vice President, Triphammer Branch Manager, Tompkins Trust Company
Donna Bohn, Administrative Assistant, Franziska Racker Center
Sara Johnson, Interim Director, Historic Ithaca
Kimberly Michaels, Landscape Architect, TWMLA
Beth Gerrard, Independent Designer and Woodworker, Board Liaison for Cascadilla Boat Club


Vicki Taylor Brous, Consultant (Event Planning), Brous Consulting
JoAnn Cornish, Director of Planning and Development, City of Ithaca (Planning and Economic Development Division)
Christopher Glaubitz, Architect, Tetra Tech, Inc.Cascadilla Boat Club board member
Deb Mohlenhoff, City of Ithaca Common Council, 5th Ward
Charlie Mulligan, CEO and Co-Founder, GiveGab


Executive Director: Rick Manning, (Landscape Architect & Coordinator, Cayuga Waterfront Trail Initiative)
Administration and Communication: Andrea Bruns


Candace Choe, Cornell University ’17, Nutritional Sciences, Molecular and Cell Biology

Former Project Associates:

Victoria ArmstrongCreating Healthy Places