Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Dr. Tamika Sanders
Dr. Almira Poudrier
Vice Chair
     Caryn Bird
Christine Coe
Edgar Olivo
Immediate Past Chair


Dr. Chris Boyer

Joe Ray

Heather Mattisson

Dr. Tanae Morrison

Natalia Ronceria Ceballos

Alex Soto

Crys Waddell


The Arizona Humanities’ volunteer board of directors is made up of members who share a commitment to enhancing the cultural life of Arizona in pursuit of a just and civil society and whose background, expertise, and contacts provide the tools Arizona Humanities needs to remain a successful, dynamic and entrepreneurial organization.



If you would like more information on becoming a board member, please contact Brenda Thomson, Executive Director, at 602-257-0335 x22 or

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