About Us

We are a 501(c)(3).

Friends of McAlister Park, LLC was incorporated in 2020 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

The purpose of Friends of McAlister Park is to:

·focus attention on McAlister Park and promote its use by the community;

·receive and encourage gifts, endowments, and bequests to McAlister Park;

·support and cooperate with the City of Lubbock in developing projects to
improve McAlister Park.

Meet our Board

Nanette Deso

SVP Lone Star State Bank

Drew Anderson

Vice President
EVP Madera Residential

Jason Cannaday

CFO at Starcare Specialty
Health System

Beverly McBeath


Donya Butler

Partner, Brand + Marketing Manager at

Abel Castro

Investor, Consultant

Cory Dulin

Owner of AMD Engineering LLC

Dawne Franks

HIMS Supervisor
at South Plains Rehab Hospital

John Garcia III

Partner at JSA Architects

Jeff Griffin

General Counsel at Rip Griffin

Mary McGuire

Owner of TODAY Realty Inc

George McMahan

Manager at George McMahan Development LLC

Linda McMahan

VP at George McMahan Development LLC

Brad Moran

President of RAMAR Communications

Marc Shipton

President of CMS Properties

Patty Shipton

VP of CMS Properties

Joshua Washington

Licensed Insurance Agent at New York Life Ins. Co.

Matt Jordan

Owner of Teddy Jack’s and
Ike’s Woodfired Grill

Advisory Board

Dr. Jennifer Wilson

Lubbock City Councilman
District 5

Ben Setliff

IT Security Officer
at Lone Star State Bank

Mitch Tibbet

Owner of Proletariat Skate Shop

Tessa Meriwether

Loan Ops
at Lone Star State Bank

Our board members serve as community volunteers.

They are influencers, decision makers, and lovers of Lubbock.

We are proud to have them on our team.