Eric Lazzari is the Strategic Partnerships Director for the Civic Center Conservancy, the non-profit partner of historic Civic Center Park. He leads staff efforts for our sponsorship programs, signature programs and events as well as the operational aspects of our major annual fundraiser. Additionally, he is responsible for vetting new activation ideas and partnerships as they relate to our mission, strategic plan, and financial viability. Through eight-year tenure, Eric has overseen and grown our programming and activation. We now activate Civic Center Park nearly 200 days per year bringing life to the space and emotionally connecting Denver residents, workers and visitors to this most important public space.