Staff Directory

Key Contacts

Welcome 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

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

Nick Duarte
Music & Sound Lab Curator
Phone: 970-416-2720

Angela Kettle
Public Programs Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2705

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

Clare Gucwa
Discovery Camp Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2705

Sarah Wilson
Early Childhood & Accessibility Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-2705

Charlotte Conway
Public Programs Assistant
Phone: 970-416-2705

Museum Support Staff

Music & Sound Lab Assistants:


Administrative Assistant:

Natalie Vázquez

Development Department

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

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

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

Laurel Twiggs
Grants Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-4204

Alex Ballou
Marketing and Design Assistant

Community Connections Department

Laura Fritz
Visitor Experience Manager
Phone: 970-416-2339

Laurel Drasner
Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 970-416-4310

Madison Lee
Lead Discovery Agent
Phone: 970-416-2559

David Garrison
Lead Discovery Agent
Phone: 970-416-2821

Anastasia, Brett, Brie, Hannah, Jordan, Krista, Lydia & Ryan
Discovery Agents
Phone: 970-221-6738

Collections and Exhibits Department

Ben Griswold
Exhibits Manager
Phone: 970-416-2708

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

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

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

Jessica Gengler
Archive Research Assistant
Phone: 970-221-6688

Jenny Hannifin
Archive Research Assistant
Phone: 970-221-6688

Nikki Long
Collections Assistant
Phone: 970-416-2556

Chris Jones
Exhibits Technician
Phone: 970-416-2708

Erica Quihuiz
Museum Attendant
Phone: 970-416-2708

Alexa Leinaweaver
Live Animal Husbandry Coordinator

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