The COVID-19 Crisis and Impacts on California State Park and Nonprofit Park Partners


California League of Park Associations (CALPA) and the Public Lands Alliance (PLA) are proud to present an update on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis for California State Parks and nonprofit park partners. Join us for an online panel discussion of the rapidly changing responses to the pandemic and how they impact those of us who support our state parks.


  • George Loyer, President – California League of Park Associations (CALPA)

  • Lisa Mangat, Director or Liz McGuirk, Chief Deputy Director – California State Parks

  • Kindley Walsh Lawlor, President & CEO – Parks California

  • Rachel Norton, Executive Director – California State Parks Foundation

  • Dan Puskar, President & CEO – Public Lands Alliance (PLA)

  • Cleveland Justis, Founder & Principal - Potrero Group