University Press of Florida Staff

University Press of Florida
15 NW 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32603
(352) 392-1351
Business fax: (352) 392-0590

To place an order:
Call: 1-800-226-3822
Fax: 1-800-680-1955

General Inquiries:
Manuscript Inquiries:
Marketing & Sales Inquiries:

To contact a staff member by phone, call (352) 392-1351 and enter their extension.


Meredith Morris-Babb, Director


Linda Bathgate, Deputy Director and Editor in Chief | x236 |
Space history, natural history, gardening

Meredith Morris-Babb, Director
Historical and underwater archaeology, bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology, earth sciences

Sian Hunter, Senior Acquisitions Editor |
General interest, cooking and foodways, African American studies, southern history

Stephanye Hunter, Acquisitions Editor | x201 |
Latin American studies, medical and cultural geography, Modern and medieval literature

Ali Sundook, Acquisitions Assistant | x211 |

Jane Pollack, Acquisitions Assistant | x219 |

Lilly Dunaj, Acquisitions Assistant | x210 |

Judith Knight, Editor at Large
Southeastern archaeology

Mindy Aloff, Editor at Large

John Byram, Executive Editor at Large |
Bioarchaeology, medical anthropology


Lauren Phillips, Journals Manager | x227 |


Michele Fiyak-Burkley, Associate Director and EDP Manager | x222 |

Marthe Walters, Managing Editor | x212 |

Eleanor Deumens, Project Editor | x217 |

Larry Leshan, Design Manager | x221 |

Robyn Taylor, Book Designer | x218 |

Anja Jimenez, Production Coordinator | x220 |

Marisol Amador, Graphics and Production Assistant | x216 |

Valerie Melina, Editorial Assistant | x213 |


Romi Gutierrez, Associate Director and Director of Sales and Marketing | x232 |
Sales queries

Rachel Doll, Assistant Marketing Manager | x235 |
Advertising, catalogs, flyers and discounts, direct mail, social media

Ale Gasso, Metadata & Digital Publishing Manager | x243 |
Metadata, sales rep, accounts, and vendor requests

Samantha Zaboski, Publicist and Rights Manager | (352)-448-1057 |
Publicity and media contacts, social media, events, subrights, translations

Mary Puckett, Exhibits and Promotions Coordinator | x238 |
Exhibits and awards

Lauren Webb, Gatorbytes Writer/Marketing Copywriter | x233 |

Victoria Reynolds, Marketing Coordinator | x237 |


Peter Van Woerden, Assistant Director and Finance Manager | x209 |

Jackie Panetta, Assistant Director and Operations Manager | x207 |

Sarah Podobinski, Business Assistant | x200 |
General business inquiries


(Contact warehouse at 352-392-6867 or 1-800-226-3822)

Carl Holcomb, Warehouse and Shipping Manager |

Chris Warner, Warehouse Clerk |
Customer order inquiries

Calvin Long, Warehouse Staff |

Milo Brooks, Order Entry Clerk |


Bryan Lutz, Associate Director and IT Director | x215 |

James Pogue, IT Analyst |