Contact Us

Our Address

Chihuahuan Desert Network
New Mexico State University, MSC 3ARP
3655 Research Dr., Genesis Building D
Las Cruces, NM 88003

Our Staff

Chihuahuan Desert Network staff include the program manager, ecologists, biologists, technicians, and data managers. We work collaboratively with New Mexico State University, Tucson Audubon Society, Northern Rockies Conservation Cooperative, and other partners to bring in additional technical expertise and assistance. We also share several of our positions with Sonoran Desert, Northern Colorado Plateau, and Southern Plains networks.



Jason Mateljak Program Manager
Cheryl McIntyre Ecologist/Physical Scientist
Mark Isley Data Manager
Sarah Studd Plant Ecologist
Brandon Gottung Biological Science Technician
Tim Pine Uplands Crew Lead
Kristina Fahey Biological Science Technician
Henry Whitenack Assistant Data Manager
Missy Powell Biologist
Leslie Aills Administrative Assistant
Patty Valentine-Darby Research Associate
Tani Hubbard Webmaster, Science Writer/Editor

Last updated: October 22, 2021