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Contact us:


General Information: 520-883-2702
Administration: 520-883-1380
Fax: 520-883-2500

By mail or in-person:
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
2021 N. Kinney Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85743

Executive Staff

Executive DirectorCraig Ivanyi civanyi@desertmuseum.org
Chief Financial OfficerCarolyn Carsonccarson@desertmuseum.org
Conservation Education
& Science Director
Debbie Colodner dcolodner@desertmuseum.org
Chief Operating OfficerBrian Denham bdenham@desertmuseum.org
Director of Living Collections
Maintenance & Exhibits
Stephane Poulin spoulin@desertmuseum.org

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Back Issues

2019-2020 Board of Trustees
Guiding our Study, Education and Stewardship

Kerry L. Baldwin
Michael C. Baldwin
Craig Barker
Kevin E. Bonine, PhD, Chair
Stephen K. Brigham, Vice Chair
Shane C. Burgess, DVM/PhD
Julie N. Davey
Lynn Ericksen
Amy E. Fletcher
J. Felipe Garcia
Lisa K. Harris, PhD
Russell L. Jones
Angela Faith Liston
Shannan Marty, Treasurer
Robert F. Ojeda, PhD
Bobby Present
Mary V. Price, PhD
Peter W. Salter
John P. Schaefer, PhD
Alexander G. Schauss, PhD
Joan Scott, Secretary
David Smallhouse
Peter Wand

Dona Pardo, PhD, Docent & Volunteer Representative

Address for All Trustees:
2021 N. Kinney Road, Tucson, Arizona 85743

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