Speakers Bureau

This is a list of Flagstaff area STEM professionals who are generally available throughout the year for either in-school or public speaking engagements and willing to be contacted directly.

NAME PHONE EMAIL INSTITUTION EXPERTISE
Adams, Danielle 928-268-2956 Email Lowell Observatory Cultural Astronomy, History of Science, Anthropology
Bates, Bryan 928-226-4273 Email Coconino Community College Chemistry, Biology, Geology, Archaeoastronomy
Colbath, Kent 714-392-1397 Email Independent Geology, Volcanology, Paleontology, Mass extinctions
Giardina, Mariah 928-556-7377 Email US Geological Survey Fish biology, Colorado River fish population, Lee’s Ferry trout fishery
Haskins, Kristin 928-774-1442 Email The Arboretum at Flagstaff Plant conservation / plant ecology on the Colorado Plateau
Hull, Julia 928-255-3264 Email Northern Arizona University Beneficial plant fungi, Nonnative species, Climate change mitigation
Klimowski, Brian 928-556-9161 x222 Email National Weather Service Weather, Climate Change, and Weather Modification
Loeffler, Mark 928-523-0369 Email NAU Department of Physics and Astronomy Laboratory Astrochemistry
Metcalfe, Anya 954-729-7077 Email US Geological Survey Biology, Ecology, Entomology, Colorado River
Nelson, Mansel 928-523-1275 Email NAU Environmental Education Outreach Environmental Chemistry
Propster, Jeff 740-334-7566 Email Coconino Community College Soil ecology, Nutrient cycling, Analytics
Rumpf, Elise 928-556-7029 Email US Geological Survey Geology, Volcanology, Planetary Science
Russo, Brendan 928-523-8094 Email Northern Arizona University Civil Engineering and Transportation Engineering / Traffic Safety
Strohmeyer, Brenda 928-556-2185 Email Rocky Mountain Research Station Wildlife, Fire, Forest ecology and ecosystems
Tsouras, Ted 928-600-4947 Email Southwest Archaeology Research Alliance Archeology, Anthropology
Vander Zanden, Crystal 719-255-3162 Email University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Biomolecules and possible treatments for Alzheimer’s disease
Vaughan, Greg 928-556-7006 Email US Geological Survey Geology, Volcanology, Yellowstone, Hawai’i, Remote Sensing
Wilbur, Sara 541-531-3000 Email Translational Genomics Research Institute Pathogens and Hibernation
Worssam, Jillian 928-606-6653 Email Scientists in the Classroom Wildlife biology (bones, skulls, feathers, animal tracks, forest fires)