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Museum Staff


Executive Director

Susan Ricci

480-835-2286 ext. 101


Operations Manager

Shannon Maki

480-835-2286 ext. 100

Collections Assistant

Nemi Velez

480-835-2286 ext. 102


Exhibition Designer

Tony Peters

Board Members

Anita Peters (Chair)

Greg Marek (Vice Chair)

Jacob Martinez (Secretary)

Jennifer Velez (Treasurer)

Ken Shadley (Member at Large)

Barbara Bingham

Andrew Frye

Susan Hawkins

Spencer Morgan

Steve Wood

Mission Statement


The Mesa Historical Society records and tells the stories of Mesa residents, past and present. Through creative exhibitions and programming, the society educates, inspires, and engages the Mesa community in our local history and culture.

The Mesa Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization


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Special Thanks to our Sponsors


Udall Charitable Fund

DPR Construction

Cactus League

Dobson Ranch
Mark Freeman Family

Virginia Berg

Susan Tibshraeny

Deborah Elliott

Susan Hamblin Hawkins

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