Fritz Jandrey is a political scientist who worked for over 20 years at the Arizona State Museum, specializing in the Spanish colonial period of the west. He spent many summers as a fire lookout for the U.S. Park Service and assisted the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service with big horn sheep waterhole surveys in the Cabeza Prieta preserve. Fritz has served on the boards of The Nature Conservancy of Arizona, The U.N. Association, and The Information and Referral Service. He currently serves as a docent at the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum.