Staff

Southwest Folklife Alliance Staff

LEIA MAAHS, SFA Managing Director, TMY Folk Arts Curator, leiamaahs@arizona.edu

KATE JEWETT-WILLIAMS, Administrative Associate, kjewettwilliams@arizona.edu

TIM ESCOBEDO, TMY Festival Operations Director, time@email.arizona.edu

KIMI EISELE, Communications Manager, kimieisele@arizona.edu

NELDA RUIZ, SFA Program Coordinator, TMY Volunteer Director, nruiz33@arizona.edu

MARIBEL ALVAREZ, Jim Griffith Chair in Public Folklore, University of Arizona; TMY Program Director, alvarezm@arizona.edu

 

TMY FESTIVAL STAFF

Maribel Alvarez, Folklorist & Program Director
Tim Escobedo, Festival Operations Director
Jim & Loma Griffith, Festival Founders

Andrea Chavez, Collections Associate
Imelda Cortez, Community Matters Assistant
Justyn Dillingham, Folk Arts Assistant
Aaron Dinius, Associate Operations Director
Kimi Eisele, Communications Manager, Loss & Remembrance Curator
Elizabeth Marie Eklund, Collections Associate
Noe Gamez, Operations Assistant
Kate Jewett-Williams, Administrative Assistant
Guadalupe Johnston, Info Office Coordinator
Jennifer Juan, Folk Artists Services
Alex Leal, Parking Control
Vana Dee Lewis, Volunteer Coordinator
Mary Lopez, Service Attendant
Randy Lopez, Traffic Control
Leia Maahs, Folk Arts Curator
Saul Macias, Logistics Team
Lenny Madrid, Security Supervisor
Julius Martinez, Loss & Remembrance Tent
Alyssa Navarrette, Loss & Remembrance Tent
Adiba Nelson, Church Stage MC
Richard Noel, Stage Manager Church Stage
Tony Pedroza, Parking Control
Naomi Proaño, Lawn Stage MC
Angelina Ramirez, Curator/Producer, AZ Ethnic & Traditional Dance Festival
Claudio Rodriguez, Volunteer Coordination Team
Nelda Ruiz, Volunteer Director
Marquitos Telamante, Logistics Team
Erin Tyo, Festival Finance Office
Alisha Vasquez, Social Media Administrator
Brittany Villegas, Food Permits Coordinator
Tom Walbank, Stage Manager Lawn Stage
Anna Walsh, Festival Finance Office

TMY 2021 SUPPLIERS

5th Avenue Production
A Team Security
A La Carte Rentals
Park Tucson
Payment Alliance International (Eclipse ATM)
Reddy Ice
Tucson Environmental Services
Tucson Fire Department
Tucson Police Department
Tucson Recycling and Waste
Yeah Right Designs

 

 

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