Press & Media Information


The Capitol Christmas Tree 2009 is an exciting event for Arizona. From the 5,000 outdoor ornaments handmade by the school children of Arizona to the thousands of volunteer hours donated to the project, there are tremendous stories to be told. We encourage media outlets to connect with the Capitol Christmas Tree 2009.

Richard Davalos
Capitol Christmas Tree 2009 Coordinator
United States Department of Agriculture-Forest Service
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
P.O. Box 640
Springerville, Arizona 95938
Phone: 928-333-6301

Jim Payne
Public Affairs, Arizona Issues Management/ Regional Media Officer

Southwestern Region
United States Department of Agriculture - Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85006
Phone: 602-225-5291

Julia C. Patrick
Capitol Christmas Tree 2009 Steering Committee

Patrick Media Group
3104 E. Camelback Road,
Suite 580
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
Phone: 602-852-0283

Capitol Christmas Tree Press Kit




United States Forest Service