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Contact Us


Forest Supervisor's Office - Headquarters

Forest Supervisor: James Melonas
Deputy Forest Supervisor: Karl Malcolm - Acting
Executive Assistant: Barb Fuller
Public Affairs: Bruce Hill
Fire & Aviation: Lance Elmore
Law Enforcement: Dan Reed
Ecosystems: Josh Hall
Recreation/Heritage/Lands/Minerals/Engineering: Diane Prather
Administration: Marie Derobertis

  • Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (M–F; Closed Federal Holidays)
  • Phone: (505) 438-5300
  • Fax: (505) 438-5390
  • Fire Information Hotline: (877) 971-FIRE (3473)
  • Map to the Supervisor's Office
  • Email For Visitor Information:  jszopinski@fs.fed.us
  • Send Postal Mail/FedEx/UPS To:
    11 Forest Lane
    Santa Fe, NM  87508

For a list of Ranger District contact information click here.

In addition to general questions or comments, the Santa Fe National Forest will be celebrating its rich history throughout the year with a series of centennial events, many of which are still in the planning stage.  This is where we need your help.  Tell us below how you would like to celebrate the Forest’s big birthday!

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