Seeking Projects Director

The Upper Kirby District is seeking a Projects Director to assist in the planning and implementation of capital projects in Upper Kirby.


Upper Kirby District Foundation Seeking Park Director

The Upper Kirby District Foundation is seeking a Park Director for the recently redeveloped Levy Park in central Houston. Levy Park is a City of Houston park, managed and operated by the Upper Kirby District Foundation, through a contract with the Upper Kirby Redevelopment Authority. While Levy Park is a public park owned by the City of Houston, the ongoing operations of Levy Park are funded entirely by the Upper Kirby District Foundation.


Park Director Recruitment

Upper Kirby District Foundation




            The Upper Kirby District Foundation, the private not-for-profit organization operating and managing Levy Park, a premium public green space in the heart of central Houston, has announced that Doug Overman, now former Park Director, has left the organization.  Recruitment has begun for a new Director to lead this unique and vibrant destination Park featuring curated, year-round programming, native landscaping and botanical experiences, one of a kind children’s play area, interactive water features, a performance pavilion, an event lawn, a community garden and dog park. 

            “This is an exciting time for us having experienced extraordinary initial success well beyond our expectations and expert projections”, says Jamie Brewster, President of the Foundation.  “As we continue our demonstrated record of quality services, we look forward to working with new leadership to develop future opportunities to serve the citizens of Houston through this amazing resource in Upper Kirby.” 

            Please check our website for details of our recruitment expected to be available there by the end of the month.