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Meet our Staff

Hilary Van Alsburg

Executive Director

(520) 792-9985 ext. 104

David Lopez

Director of Operations

(520) 792-9985 ext. 118

Jordan Rivera

Director of Education

(520) 792-9985 ext. 109

Carol Sayler

Director of Finance

(520) 792-9985 ext.108

Teresa Truelsen

Director of Marketing

(520) 792-9985 ext. 105

Sarah Osborne

Director of Strategic Engagement

(520) 792-9985 ext. 114

Joel Trupiano

Director of Exhibits & Facilities

(520) 792-9985 ext. 101

Michael Bilharz

Associate Director
of Guest Experiences

(520) 792-9985 ext. 103

Rebecca Amado

Manager of Guest Experiences-Oro Valley

(520) 792-9985 ext. 115

Jacqueline Canett

Digital Marketing Coordinator

(520) 792-9985 ext. 119

Monica Nuñez

Development Manager

(520) 792-9985 ext. 110

Danae Pineda

Program Coordinator

(520) 792-9985 ext. 113

Shelly Hawkins

Events Coordinator

(520) 792-9985 ext. 100

Rameen Ahmed

Educational Engagement Manager

(520) 792-9985 ext 112

Emma Ecclesiastes

Manager of Guest Experiences​

(520) 792-9985 ext 113

Sarah Englese

Administrative Assistant

(520) 792-9985 ext. 102

Executive Committee

Chair

Kristen Wendler, JVDriver

Outgoing Chair

Greg Taylor, Arizona Complete Health

Treasurer

Eric Renaud, Pima Federal Credit Union

Secretary

Steve Pangburn, Caterpillar, Inc.

Member-at-Large

Stefanie Teller, Sundt

Board Members

Enrique Aldana, Arizona Public Media

Ted Burhans

Cody Cassidy, TCI Wealth Advisors

Travis Craddock, ASU Foundation

Brandy Dujmic, Vail Unified School District

Isaac Figueroa, Larsen Baker, LLC

Adam Foard, R&A CPAs

Mike Hernandez, IBM Tucson

Jo Ann Golden, Long Realty

Joseph Howell, Citi

Carlota Larson, Ridgway Private Wealth

Nicole Maneval, BeachFleischman

Adriana Mariñez, Tucson Electric Power

Adiba Nelson, RocketChair Productions

Christopher Pastore, University of Arizona

Marc Serra, Roche

Michael Shiner, CXT Realty

Gemma Thomas, Children’s Clinics

In Memoriam

Dr. Evelyn Carswell-Bing

Dorothy Finley

Cele Petersen