Field Notes

Jimmy Gribbin

Jimmy Gribbin

September 12, 2022

Pronouns: He/Him/Él Jimmy Gribbin, our Field Coordinator, started with Sky Island Alliance in September 2022 to recruit and organize volunteers for our conservation programs. He also helps handle field equipment…
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McKenna Carter

McKenna Carter

July 6, 2022

Pronouns: She/Her My name is McKenna Carter. I’m 23 years old and a recent graduate from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Built Environments within…
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Sergio Muller

Sergio Müller

June 1, 2022

Pronouns: He/Him/Él  Sergio comes to Sky Island Alliance to support the organization’s objectives in Mexico while creating connections among stakeholders and decision-makers. He’s a computer engineer by trade but has…
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Monica Montaño

Mónica Montaño Montaño

May 31, 2022

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella Monica joined Sky Island Alliance in 2021 as a summer intern and has worked with us on our wildlife-camera projects. In her current role, she joins us as…
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Christian Aguilar Murrieta

Christian Aguilar Murrieta

May 10, 2022

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella I was born and raised in Baja California, Mexico, where I developed a deep interest in exploring the rural communities of the Sonoran Desert and gained a great…
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Patty Varela

April 27, 2022

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella Patty joined our team in April 2022 as our Development Coordinator and she works closely with Development Director, Amy Amoroso. Patty is the person that receives your mail…
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Rick Mick

Rick Mick

April 25, 2022

Pronouns: He/Him Rick joined our team in April 2022 after years of volunteering with Sky Island Alliance on weekend camping trips and springs assessments. He coordinates our emails, actions alerts,…
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Michael Van Alsburg

February 23, 2022

Pronouns: He/Him/Él I am a Tucson attorney with a wide variety of clients including those with land use, natural resources, environmental, and water law issues. Having grown up in Southern…
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Ros

Rosalyn Jackson

February 18, 2022

My name is Rosalyn Jackson and I am Laguna Pueblo and (Fort-Yuma) Kwatsan. I’m also of Middle Eastern-Iraqi (Arabic) descent, from my father’s side of the family. I was born…
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Zach Palma

January 7, 2022

Pronouns: He/Him/Él  Zach, our Mexico Projects Manager, started at Sky Island Alliance in January 2022 to continue and extend our mission into the Sky Islands of Sonora, Mexico. Zach manages…
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