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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
2559 Puesta del Sol
Santa Barbara, California 93105 USA

Offices & General Information: (805) 682-4711
FAX: (805) 569-3170
Museum League: (805) 682-4711 ext.181
Sea Center: (805) 962-2526



  President & CEO
      Luke Swetland
Ext. 101
  Executive Assistant
Office of the President & CEO

      Carolyn Mortholé
Ext. 102
  Chief Operating Officer
      Diane Wondolowski
Ext. 103
  Human Resources Manager Ext. 166
  Volunteer Manager
      Rebecca Fagan-Coulter
Ext. 107
  Information Systems Manager
      Phillip Morones
Ext. 106
  Accounting Manager
      Pam Beckely          
Ext. 104


Collections and Research
  Curator and Howard/Berry Chair of Malacology
     Henry W. Chaney, Ph.D.
Ext. 150
  Curator of Anthropology
      John R. Johnson, Ph.D.
Ext. 139
  Curator of Ethnography
      Jan Timbrook, Ph.D.
Ext. 140
  Collections Manager
      Tacy Kennedy, M.A.
Ext. 141
  Office Assistant/Curatorial Assistant
      Kaleigh Blair
Ext. 143
Galleries and Other Collections
  Curator, John & Peggy Maximus Gallery
      Linda Miller
Ext. 133
  Exhibit Designer, John & Peggy Maximus Gallery
      Marian McKenzie
Ext. 132
  California Condor Archives
      Jan Hamber
Ext. 180
Invertebrate Zoology
  Curator of Malacology
      Daniel L. Geiger, Ph.D.
Ext. 152
  Curator Emeritus
      F. G. (Eric) Hochberg, Ph.D.
Ext. 145
  Curator and Howard/Berry Chair of Malacology
      Henry W. Chaney, Ph.D.
Ext. 150
  Curator of Malacology
      Paul Valentich-Scott
Ext. 146
  Curator of Entomology
      Matthew Gimmel, Ph.D.
Ext. 151
Museum Library
  Museum Librarian
      Terri Sheridan
Ext. 134
  Library Assistant
      Peggy Dahl
Ext. 135
Vertebrate Zoology
  Curator of Vertebrate Zoology
      Paul W. Collins, M.A.
Ext. 154
  Associate Curator of Vertebrate Zoology
      Krista Fahy, Ph.D.
Ext. 155
  Dibblee Collection Manager of Earth Science
      Jonathan Hoffman, Ph.D.
Ext. 157


  Director of Development
     Caroline Grange
Ext. 109
  Development Associate
     Sarah Clement
Ext. 110
  Development Officer-Foundation & Corp. Relations
     Melissa Baffa
Ext. 111
  Development Officer-Legacy Giving
     Rochelle Rose CFRE
Ext. 179
  Development Officer-Leadership Circles
     Diane Devine
Ext. 124  
  Events Manager
      Meridith Moore
Ext. 112
  Membership Manager
      Leana Orsua 
Ext. 114


Marketing & Design
  Director of Marketing & Communications
     Briana Sapp Tivey
Ext. 117
  Sr. Graphic Designer & Webmaster
     Juan Minera
Ext. 118
  Graphic Designer
     Gabriela Barragan
Ext. 178
  Marketing Associate
     Owen Duncan
Ext. 116


  Director of Education
     Justin Canty
Ext. 162
  Community Education Manager
     Stefanie Coleman
Ext. 170
  Nature Adventures Manager – Camps 
     Tyrena Chin
Ext. 171
  Teen Programs Manager
     Kelley App  
Ext. 172
  Teen Programs Coordinator
     Jenna Rolle
Ext. 172
  School and Teacher Services Manager
     Kristen Carté Smith
Ext. 168
  Nature Collection Librarian & Lead Naturalist
     Christine Melvin
Ext. 122
  Education Specialist 
       Travis King
Ext. 108
  Backyard Naturalists
Ext. 138
  Curiosity Lab Naturalists
Ext. 169
  Astronomy Programs Manager
       Javier Rivera
Ext. 173
  Astronomy Programs Assistant
       Zak Dafaallah
Ext. 173
  Astronomy Hotline Ext. 405  


  Director of Exhibits 
     Frank Hein
Ext. 129
  Senior Exhibits Manager
     Debra Darlington
Ext. 130
  Exhibits Coordinator
     Francisco Lopez
Ext. 126


  Director of Facilities
      Gary Robinson
Ext. 125
  Facilities Manager
      Kevin Genovese
Ext. 159


Visitor Services
  Director of Visitor Services
      Amy Carpenter
Ext. 123
  Assistant Manager, Visitor Services 
      Kim Zsembik
Ext. 121
  Visitor Services Ext. 100


Sea Center (805-962-2526, Sea Center only)
  Sea Center Manager 
      Richard Smalldon 
Ext. 111
  Volunteer Manager
      Shalina Noakes
Ext. 104
  Programs Coordinator
      Jackie Hunt
Ext. 110
  School and Teacher Services Coordinator
       Steve Keller                  
Ext. 108

      Thomas Wilson, Tyler Haven

Ext. 105

  Sea Center Interpreter
Ext. 109
  Visitors Services Coordinator Ext. 100



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