Sierra State Parks Foundation Staff

Heidi Doyle, Executive Director

The Sierra State Parks Foundation is proud to have Heidi Doyle as its Executive Director. Heidi brings over 30 years experience with California State Parks to the Foundation. In addition, she has worked for the National Park Service, US Forest Service and Ventura County Parks providing valuable perspectives to the position. Heidi received her BS from California Polytechnic State University (San Luis Obispo) and has completed masters work in Public Policy at George Mason University and UC Berkeley. She has served on the boards of several successful non-profits and was tapped in a leadership role to assist with the California State Parks Transformation efforts in 2015-18. Heidi currently is on the board of the California League of Park Associations and is an elected official with the North Tahoe Fire Protection District.  She has lived on four continents bringing a wealth of experience, talent, determination and leadership to our organization.  The mother of three grown children, she lives in North Lake Tahoe with her husband and rescue dog, Jasper.

866.467.2137 (fax)
530.314.9731 (cell)

Brian Herlihy, Business Manager


Denise Tran, Events and Volunteer Coordinator

530.386.4887 (cell)

Patrick Lacey, Community Outreach and Marketing


Rose Payne, Retail Manager
Lake Tahoe and Donner Memorial State Parks.

530. 307.8881 (cell)