Contacts

For general questions, please email the Arctos Working Group Officers.
Trouble with Arctos? Send us an email pronto!

To join the Arctos User Group, view instructions or write the arctos-working-group [at] googlegroups.com

Arctos Steering Committee:
Oversees fiduciary operations and strategic planning for Arctos

Arctos Steering Committee Guidelines

  • Chris Witt (Chair), Museum of Southwestern Biology, Univ. New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • Derek Sikes (Vice-Chair), University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK
  • David Bloom, VertNet
  • Michael Nachman, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, Univ. California, Berkeley, CA
  • Dawn Roberts, Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago, IL

Emeritus Steering Committee members

  • Joe Cook (Chair), Museum of Southwestern Biology, Univ. New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • John Demboski (Chair), Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver, CO
  • Link Olson (Chair), University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK
  • Craig Moritz, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley, CA

Arctos Working Group:
Manages Arctos communication, documentation, development priorities, and outreach

Arctos Working Group Guidelines
arctos-working-group [at] googlegroups.com

Officers

arctos-working-group-officers [at] googlegroups.com

  • Chair: Mariel Campbell, Museum of Southwestern Biology, Univ. New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (2019-2021)
  • Co-Chair: Michelle Koo, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, Univ. California, Berkeley, CA (2019-2021)
  • Communications: Kyndall Hildebrandt, University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK (2017-2021); arctos.communications[at]gmail.com
  • Co-Communications: Beth Wommack, University of Wyoming Museum of Vertebrates,  Laramie, WY (2020-2023)
  • Treasurer: Andrew Doll, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver, CO (2019-2021); arctos.treasurer[at]gmail.com
  • Co-Treasurer:  Open position
  • Membership Manager: Angela Linn, University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK (2019-2021)
  • Co-Membership Manager: Open position
  • Webinar Manager: Emily Braker, University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder, CO (2017-2021)

Emeritus Officers

  • Chair: Carla Cicero, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, Univ. California, Berkeley, CA (2009-2018)
  • Treasurer: Teresa Mayfield, Museum of Southwestern Biology, Univ. New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (2017-2020)

Members

Current members are listed in Arctos

Technical Support:
Responsible for Arctos development, database administration, data migration, security, and other technical tasks

  • Dusty McDonald, University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks – Lead Programmer (dustymc [at] gmail.com)
  • Lam Voong, University of California, Berkeley – Database Administrator
  • Chris Jordan, Texas Advanced Computing Center – TACC Data Management and Collections Group Lead
  • Michelle Koo, University of California, Berkeley – Arctosdb.org webmaster, GitHub and Google Outreach grants contact (mkoo [at] berkeley.edu)