Elena Dosamantes

Elena Dosamantes

May 23, 2024

I was raised in Cananea, a small town in northern Sonora where my family has owned and operated a cattle ranch for many generations. I grew up watching my father…
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Carmina Gutiérrez

Carmina E. Gutiérrez-González

February 5, 2024

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella I’m a biologist who has worked in Sonora for more than 15 years. I’ve been studying jaguars in the Northern Jaguar Reserve and adjacent ranches in Sahuaripa, Sonora….
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Axhel Muñoz

Axhel Muñoz

September 12, 2023

Axhel Muñoz is a naturalist and dynamic environmental educator from the Sonoran Desert region. He has participated in a variety of projects as a research assistant, ranging from pollination biology…
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Martha McKee

Martha McKee

January 23, 2023

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella I’m honored to serve as a member of the Sky Island Alliance board and am looking forward to supporting the organization’s conservation and scientific mission. I worked as…
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Denise Moreno Ramirez

Denise Moreno Ramírez

January 13, 2023

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella I am originally from Ambos Nogales (the sister cities of Nogales) and have deep ties in the desert Southwest. Growing up in the Sky Island region inspired me…
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Christian Aguilar Murrieta

Christian Aguilar Murrieta

May 10, 2022

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella I was born and raised in the Baja California peninsula, in Mexico, where I developed a deep interest in exploring the rural communities of the Sonoran Desert and…
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Michael Van Alsburg

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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Elaine Walsh

April 10, 2020

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella A native Arizonan, I grew up camping and hiking in every remote corner of this state. Except for a brief (and cold!) period living in Denver, Arizona has…
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Tim Wernette

March 31, 2020

Pronouns: He/Him/Él I have been a member, supporter, and active volunteer with Sky Island Alliance for years, and I also support numerous environmental, social, economic, racial justice and arts organizations….
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Pam Rossetter

Pam Rossetter

February 23, 2020

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella  I’m a seventh-generation Arizonan who recently moved back to Tucson. I learned about SIA shortly after moving back and quickly embraced the organization as a great place to…
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