Land Between The Lakes Association
Friends of Land Between The Lakes
345 Maintenance Road
Golden Pond, Kentucky 42211
(270) 924-2088

General Information from Friends of Land Between The Lakes,, General Inquiries

Board of Trustees

President, Kurt Vezner, Cadiz, KY
Past President, Geneva Parris, Cadiz, KY
President-Elect, W. Howell Hopson, III, Cadiz, KY
Treasurer, Judy Stahler, Murray, KY

Susan Adams, Murray, KY
W. Howell Hopson, III, Cadiz, KY
Burneda Koenig, Benton, KY
Mike Lyons, Murray, KY
Jackie “Butch” McElwain, Cadiz, KY
Geneva Parris, Cadiz, KY
Vicki Ross, Mayfield, KY
Jim Stahler, Murray, KY
Judy Stahler, Murray, KY
Kurt Vezner, Cadiz, KY
Bob Wise, Paducah, KY
John Westfall, Cadiz, KY
Susan “Ski” Witzofski, Dover, TN

Functional Leadership

Bookkeeper, Jean Wilson, Bookkeeping & Accounts Payable  270.924.2088

Director of Operations, Jim Taylor, Administration, Funds Management & School Grant Administration  270.924.2091

Executive Director, Aviva Yasgur, Administration & Funds Development  270.924.2077

Sustainability and Outreach, Jennifer Wheatley 270-924-2014

Merchandise Coordinator, Susan Sheley, GS Merchandise & Sales 270.924.2129

Volunteer Services,  Anita Spaulding , Volunteer Activities & Clean Ups  270.924.2007

Staffing Coordinator, Ann Carter, Staffing & Scheduling  270.924.2113

Facility Leadership

Golden Pond Planetarium, William Futrell, Earth Science emphasis & Observatory 270.924.2243
The Homeplace [1850 era functional farm], Cindy Earls, Cultural History & Living History Museum & Hands on History Farm  931.232.6457
Woodlands Nature Station, John Pollpeter, Environmental Education & Wildlife emphasis  270.924.2294

Special Events Leadership [Facility Specific Focus]

Golden Pond Planetarium – Celestial Education, Earth Science, Weather, National Astronomy Day, Laser Light Shows, Summer Nights Star Party, Christmas Shows, Others

The Homeplace Working Farm and Agricultural Museum – Historical Education, Children’s Day on the Farm, Quilting Bee, Pickin’ Party (Old-Time Music Festival), Independence Day Celebration, Snap Apple Night, Christmas in 1850, Others

Woodlands Nature Station – Environmental Education, Eagle Viewing on land and on the lake, Girl Scout Day, Hummingbird Festival, Cool Critters, Wolf Week, Howl-O-Ween, Others








Virtual Resources


The Interpretive staff at the Woodlands Nature Station, the Golden Pond Planetarium and Observatory, as well as the Homeplace Working Farm and Agricultural Museum are studying and working to develop content which can be helpful to each of you. Visit this page for links to enriching and instructional materials you can use during this difficult time.

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