Greg Moore has served as the top executive of the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy since 1985. The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is the nonprofit organization that works in partnership with the National Park Service and Presidio Trust to preserve and enhance the Golden Gate National Parks. Under Moore’s leadership, the Parks Conservancy has become one of the most successful nonprofit organizations supporting any area of the national park system, providing more than $400 million in support to park projects and programs since the Conservancy’s establishment in 1981. During his tenure, the Parks Conservancy has received numerous national awards for excellence in interpretation, conservation, and park improvement efforts. In 2013, Moore was honored by The San Francisco Foundation with a Community Leadership Award.
Early in Moore’s career, he served in various planning, management, and interpretation capacities with the National Park Service and other public agencies focusing on conservation, protected areas, and parks. His work has often centered on partnership development among the public, nonprofit, and private sectors.
Moore holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Conservation of Natural Resources from U.C. Berkeley and completed a Mid-career Fellowship in Environmental Planning at the University of Washington. He currently serves on the National Park Service Advisory Board as well as the Boards of the Conservation Lands Foundation, the National Parks Friends’ Alliance, and the Irvine Ranch Conservancy. He is also a former member and past President of the Board of the Association of Partners for Public Lands. Moore has served as an advisor to various park projects throughout the country and internationally, most recently assisting the Chinese, Australian, New Zealand, South African, and Italian national park systems in developing broader avenues for public involvement and community-based conservation.