Meet the Tempe Historical Society

Thank you for visiting the Tempe Historical Society. We celebrate the past and present of our city of Tempe, Arizona, and we are glad that, like us, you’re interested in the rich history of this unique city. We love new visitors, returning visitors, and we welcome you to reach out to us with any questions or requests for information regarding the areas and specific interests you have in Tempe.

The dedicated staff of the Tempe Historical Society includes:

President: Tammy Oehler

Vice President: Karen Tingler

Treasurer: Derrick Travers

Secretary: George Haywood

Outreach and Event Coordinator: Magen Ryan

We like to consider ourselves to be Tempe experts and enthusiasts. We are excited to share with you everything we know! Reach out to us if you have questions about a historical location in Tempe, need help with your genealogy research, or have questions or volunteerism interest in our related historical events. We’ll be happy to help you out and hope to hear from you soon.