Land Management Team
Meet the gardeners, horticulturists and staff who make Forest Park the magnificent place it is.
Land Management Leadership
Bill, who joined Forest Park Forever in June 2005, oversees the Facility Operations of the Park and Management Division and the Visitor and Education Center. He received his B.S. in Forestry and B.S. in Horticulture from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Prior to working for FPF, Bill spent more than two years as a horticulturist at the Missouri Botanical Garden, two years as the Forestry Foreman for the University City and seven years as the Park Operations Superintendent for the City of Crestwood. He is a certified Arborist through the International Society of Arboriculture and is a National Playground Safety Inspector.
Peter joined FPF in October of 2011, coming from Las Vegas, where he received his Masters in Environmental Science focused on modeling wildfire potential in the SW United States. He has over five years of experience in the field of Ecology ranging from work with USGS and NPS in the mountains and deserts of the southwest, to work in the forests, prairies and watersheds of Wisconsin working for the DNR.
Peter is originally from Wisconsin where he received his B.S. in Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. His focus is in ecosystem management and restoration. Peter is the direct supervisor for the two Nature Reserve Stewards in Zone 4.
Nature Reserve Stewards
Horticulturists, Gardeners and Administration
Maintenance Zone Map
Our Land Management works in a Zone system, to care for the Park most efficiently and thoroughly. Here's a look at the individual zones: