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Ken Schutz

THE DR. WILLIAM HUIZINGH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Ken Schutz has held executive leadership positions in cultural institutions for more than 20 years. He has been with Desert Botanical Garden since 2001.

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MaryLynn Mack

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

MaryLynn Mack came to the Garden in 2004. In collaboration with the executive director, she is responsible for the vision, planning and growth of the visitor-based aspects of the Garden.

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Keith Cowan

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Keith Cowan joined Desert Botanical Garden in 2017 and provides financial and strategic leadership in partnership with the board of trustees and senior staff to realize the mission of the Garden.

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Beverly Duzik

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Since 2000, Beverly Duzik has lead the development team in planning, developing and managing the Garden’s philanthropy programs and relationships, contributed income and membership activities.

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Elaine Mcginn

DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND EXHIBITS

Elaine McGinn joined the Garden in 1997. In partnership with the executive director and senior staff, she provides leadership in Garden planning and exhibit programs.

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Dr. Kimberlie Mccue

DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH, CONSERVATION AND COLLECTIONS

Dr. Kimberlie McCue joined the Garden in 2009 as Program Director for Conservation of Threatened Species and Habitats. In 2017, she was promoted to Director of Research, Conservation and Collections.

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Marcia Flynn

DIRECTOR OF EVENT SERVICES

Marcia Flynn has been with the Garden since 2000. The Event Services Department includes adult group tours, facility rental, special events, concerts and fundraisers, as well as the Garden’s food and beverage program.

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Tina Wilson

DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION

Tina Wilson came to the Garden in 2005 and is responsible for the Sonoran Desert Adventure school program, Garden volunteers and adult and family programs.

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Dana Terrazas

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS

Dana Terrazas joined the Garden in 2016 with 18 years of experience in media relations, advertising, marketing, promotions, special events and community outreach.

James Gentile

Director of Information Technology

James Gentile joined the Garden in 2018 and provides strategic leadership for the continued development of an innovative, robust and secure information technology environment. James is responsible for developing and maintaining the vision, integrity, stability and functionality of core technology infrastructure and business systems

CLOSING AT 4 p.m. FOR SPECIAL EVENTS | OCT. 2-5, 7-8, 10-11 | LAST ADMISSION ON THESE DATES IS 3 p.m.