About us

Our mission:
We connect people to postal history, philately, and the world of stamps to inspire curiosity and encourage the enjoyment of life-long learning.


Our staff:
Lena Rogers, Executive assistant and Postmaster
Lisa Dembowski, Education Director
Valerie Kittell, Library and Archives Director
Linda Wynn, Education assistant


Our Board of Directors:

The Foundation Board members serve for a term of three years, and are elected by Foundation members. The board meets quarterly and serves without remuneration.

Bob Davis, Chair (Tucson, Arizona)
Mike Wood, Vice-Chair (Green Valley, Arizona)
Ted Maynard, Treasurer (Oro Valley, Arizona)

Board Members:
Niel Balsino (Tucson, Arizona)
Steve Hamann (Tucson, Arizona)
Susan Sisson (Show Low, Arizona)

John Birkinbine, ex officio (Tucson, Arizona)
James Bowman, Honorary (Phoenix, Arizona)


The members of the board may be contacted at the Postal History Foundation, 920 N. 1st Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719 or at info@phftucson.org.