Peter Hockaday joined the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy in summer 2018 as Director of Editorial Content & Strategy. Peter came to the Conservancy from the San Francisco Chronicle, where he was Deputy Managing Editor at SFGATE, and previously worked at the San Jose Mercury News and the Casper (Wyo.) Star-Tribune. Peter is a San Francisco native who has spent his life in the Golden Gate National Parks, from school programs at Fort Cronkhite as a kid to Sundays at the Presidio Picnic as an adult. He enjoys playing and watching soccer and the power of short, declarative sentences.