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 Coordinator, nruiz33@arizona.edu

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

 

TMY FESTIVAL STAFF

Tim Escobedo, Festival Operations Director
Maribel Alvarez, Folklorist & Program Director
Jim Griffith, Festival Founder
Loma Griffith, Festival Founder
Kate Alexander, Director of Performance
Justyn Dillingham, Folk Arts Associate
Aaron Dinius, Associate Operations Director
Liane Hernandez, Culture Kitchen Curator

CONTRACT SUPPORT

Adam Cooper-Terán, Digital Producer, Borderlands Theater
Elijah Garcia, Videography
Ian Johnson, Website Development Dupport
Nate McKowen, Updraft Productions, Videography
Steven Meckler, Photography
Julie Ray Creative, Website Design & Marketing
Zac Settles, Videography
Rene Sotomayor, 5th Avenue Productions, Sound/Video Production