​We are hiring an Educator to help with field trips, exhibit design, animal care and special programs.  Looking for a background in science/education/psychology, and must like younglings. 


The staff of 5 Rivers is dedicated to making your visit here educational, memorable and fun for the whole family.  We are:

Hank Burch



Hank Burch, Former Manager, but now has been promoted to Alabama State Lands Division Assistant Director.

​Congratulations, Hank!






Shonda Borden



Shonda Borden, Manager






Maureen Henson


Maureen Henson, Accounts Manager









Katherine Reeves, Event Coordinator










Ben Bloom, Cypress Welcome Center and Gift Shop Manager, Marketing and Outreach








Mary Martin, Cypress Welcome Center and Gift Shop Clerk








Mark and Ra the Red-Tailed Hawk


Mark Wetzel, Education Manager










Kathy Hicks, Education and Outreach









Sean Lindell, Operations Manager








Jason Brown, Maintenance Repair








Onree Wilson, Maintenance Crew








Terry Wood, Maintenance Crew







Sheila Shreiner, Custodian (pic coming soon!)

Rachel White, Maintenance Crew (pic coming soon!)

Mike McCarroll, Maintenance Crew (pic coming soon!)

​Alison Unger (pic coming soon!)

​Teri Morgan (pic coming soon!)