Executive Director

Terri Janison

Terri Janison has spent most of her life either volunteering or working in the nonprofit sector.  A champion for children and an avid outdoor person, she has spent her entire adult life supporting her community.

Professionally Ms. Janison has served as President & CEO of a Las Vegas autism foundation and VP Community & Government Relations of the United Way of Southern Nevada. Prior to that she served on Governor Brian Sandoval’s Executive team and was elected to the Clark County School Board of Trustees, serving two years as President.

An avid runner, hiker and bike rider, joining the Friends of Red Rock Canyon team is a highlight in her career!

She and her husband, Kevin, have lived in Las Vegas for 28 years, raising two amazing children.  All four members of the Janison family consider Red Rock Canyon their backyard and look forward to working to protect it for future generations.

terri@friendsredrock.org   702-515-5366

Program Manager

Susan Gonzalez

Susan Gonzalez began her career in Banking in Illinois and then in Southern California. After moving to Northern California, she took a career change. She worked for Coldwell Banker working in their Marketing department. She handled advertisements, marketing materials and events for South Bay, East Bay, Sacramento, San Francisco and the Peninsula. When Susan moved to Las Vegas she began teaching for a company affiliated with Lego Education. She taught Preschool through High School. Prior to working for Friends of Red Rock Canyon she was in retail. Susan holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Finance from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Susan loves to read and spending time with her family.

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