Executive Director

Kristi Weeks

Kristi began volunteering with Friends of Red Rock Canyon in September 2013 at the Information Desk and in the Tortoise Habitat. She served on the board of directors as well as Grant Chair for Friends before being hired as the Executive Director in August 2016.

In addition to being the primary contact for member and partner relations, her responsibilities include the day-to-day operations as well as being responsible for grant applications and management, financial accountability, bookkeeping functions and personnel management.

Kristi holds a Master of Science Degree in natural resource management and previously worked in California and Oregon as a land use planner.

You may contact Kristi at 702-515-5366 or Kristi@friendsofredrockcanyon.org

Friends Program Associate

Susan Gonzalez

Susan and her family have been coming to Red Rock Canyon since they moved to Las Vegas in 2007. She became a member of Friends of Red Rock Canyon in 2018. Her duties include assisting with the Friends membership process, the dedication walkway, and with community outdoor volunteer events. She works with the Friends Transportation Committee Chair to update the bus grant database and send appropriate letters and certificates related to bus grants. In addition, she organizes and coordinates event planning and works with Executive Director Kristi Weeks to facilitate cooperative efforts between Friends of Red Rock Canyon Board, it’s members, volunteers, the BLM and SNC.

You may contact Susan at 702-515-5360 or susang@friendsofredrockcanyon.org.