Staff Directory

Key Contacts

Admissions Desk
Phone: 970-221-6738
Fax: 970-416-2236

Membership Information
Phone: 970-416-2559

Group Visit Information
Phone: 970-416-2769

Leadership Team

Cheryl Donaldson
Co-Executive Director, City Partner
Phone: 970-416-2709

Donna Jared
Co-Executive Director, Non-Profit Partner
Phone: 970-416-2767

Jason Wolvington
Associate Director
Phone: 970-416-2766

Brent Carmack
Associate Director
Phone: 970-416-2702

Michael Allison
Director of Development
Phone: 970-416-2726

Shannon Quist
Director of Community Connections
Phone: 970-416-2706

Museum Experience Department

Terry Burton
Learning Experiences Manager
Phone: 970-416-2129

Ben Gondrez
Digital Dome Manager
Phone: 970-416-2434

Nick Duarte
Music Curator
Phone: 970-416-2720

Beth Unger
School & Summer Programs Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2769

Clare Gucwa
School & Summer Programs Assistant
Phone: 970-416-2769

Sarah Wilson
Early Childhood & Accessibility Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2769

Angela Kettle
Public Programs Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2769

Brenna Valentine
Public Programs Assistant
Phone: 970-416-2769

Museum Support Staff




Development Department

Kristin Rush
Marketing & Communications Manager
Phone: 970-416-2288

Lucien Meadows
Foundation & Agency Relations Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-4204

Mackenzie Merrill-Wick
Membership & Resource Development Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2216

Sara Istre
Event & Facility Rental Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2727

Community Connections Department

Visitor Experience Manager
Phone: 970-416-2706

Laurel Drasner
Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-4310

Collections and Exhibits Department

Ben Griswold
Exhibits Manager
Phone: 970-416-2708

Linda Moore
Curator of Collections
Phone: 970-416-2784

Lesley Struc
Curator of the Archive
Phone: 970-416-2710

Jessica Gengler
Archive Research Assistant

Jenny Hannifin
Archive Research Assistant

Nikki Long
Collections Assistant

Chris Jones
Exhibits Technician
Phone: 970-416-2708

Sierra Tamkun
Graphic Design Manager
Phone: 970-416-2812

Christina Bennett
Live Animal Husbandry Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2727

Kim Fraser
Black Footed Ferret Program Coordinator
Phone: 970-556-4334