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UC Observatories Headquarters - Located at UC Santa Cruz

Mailing Address
UC Observatories
UC Santa Cruz
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

We are located on the UC Santa Cruz campus at:
Interdisciplinary Sciences Building (ISB), room 390, view map
Phone: 831-459-2991
Fax: 831-459-5244
Email: (Director's Office)
Email: (Business Office)

The office is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

University of California Observatories Director's Office

Claire Max
Director, UC Observatories
Tel: 831-459-2991

Graseilah Coolidge
Executive Assistant to the Director
Tel: 831-459-2991
Fax: 831-459-5244
Director's Office office hours: MON - FRI, 9:00 - 4:00 pm

Anna Korossy-Eredia
Associate Director for Business and Finance, UC Observatories
Tel: 831-459-5044

Natasha Pedroza
Chief Development Officer, UC Observatories
Tel: 831-459-3455

Maryanne Campbell
Communications Specialist, UC Observatories
Tel: 831-459-4020

For inquiries, please e-mail

UC Observatories / Lick Observatory Business Office

Aimee Jacobson
Senior Financial Analyst
MON-FRI, 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Leah Carver
Human Resources, Financial Services
MON-FRI, 8:45 am-5:15 pm

Camille Martinez
Business Services
MON-FRI, 7:30 am-4:30 pm

Lara Pacheco
Financial Services Analyst
MON-FRI, 7:30 am-4:30 pm

For Business Office inquiries, please e-mail

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