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Board of Directors

Executive Committee Leaders

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Partner at Orcutt Winslow

Chair
Neil Terry, Partner
Orcutt Winslow Partnership

Christina Oh, CEO-Abrazo West Campus

Chair-Elect
Christina Oh, CEO
Abrazo West Campus

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Secretary
Courtney Ophaug, CEO
Banner Estrella

Sebastian Porchini, Vice President - FirstBank

Treasurer
Sebastian Porchini, Senior V.P.
FirstBank

Executive Committee Members

The Honorable Georgia Lord, Mayor – City of Goodyear

The Honorable Georgia Lord
Mayor, City of Goodyear

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Mike Martin
Director of Economic Development
APS

Dr. Joshua Baker
Vice President/CAO
Midwestern University

The Honorable Ray Malnar, Councilmember - City of Glendale

The Honorable Ray Malnar
Councilmember, City of Glendale

Julie Giese, President - ISM Raceway

Julie Giese
President, Phoenix Raceway

 

Ron Castro, West Valley Bank President - BNC National Bank

Ron Castro
West Valley Bank President
BNC National Bank

 

The Honorable Patrick Duffy, Councilmember - City of Surprise

The Honorable Patrick Duffy
Councilmember, City of Surprise

 

The Honorable Paul Faith, Vice Mayor - Town of Litchfield Park

The Honorable Paul Faith
Vice Mayor, Town of Litchfield Park

 

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The Honorable Betty Guardado
Councilmember, City of Phoenix

 

The Honorable Clint Hickman, Supervisor - Maricopa County

The Honorable Clint Hickman
Supervisor, Maricopa County

Bridget Schwartz-Manock

Bridget Schwartz-Manock
Director of Public Affairs, Central Arizona Project

Executive Advisory Committee (EA)

Chair Bobbi Magdaleno

Bobbi Magdaleno
Executive Director
Government & Community Engagement
ASU

Herman Orcutt, Retired - Orcutt Winslow Partnership

Herman Orcutt
Retired, Orcutt Winslow Partnership

Jonathan Howard, Partner - Quarles and Brady

Jonathan Howard
Partner, Quarles and Brady

Joseph-E.-La-Rue

Joe LaRue
CEO, Sun Health

Sharon Grambow, Chief Financial Officer at Sun Health

Sharon Grambow
Chief Financial Officer, Sun Health

Board of Directors

Chad Guzman, EPCOR

Chad Guzman
Director, Government Relations
Epcor Water

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Cole Libera
Director of City & County Government Relations
Dorn Policy Group, Inc.

Ron Campbell, SR. Director of Ticket Sales – Arizona Cardinals

Ron Campbell
Sr. Director  of Ticket Sales
Arizona Cardinals

Rick Dircks, Executive Vice President - Moving & Logistics

Rick Dircks
Executive Vice President
Dircks Moving & Logistics

Patricia DiRoss, Government Relations Specialist – SRP

Patricia DiRoss
Government Relations Specialist
SRP

Jessica Dresang Westmarc

Jessica Dresang
Project Manager
Carolla Engineers

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Mick Hoover
Sr. Dir of Business Development & Strategic Planning
St. Joseph’s Westgate-Dignity

Spencer Isom, West-MEC

Dr. Spencer A. Isom
Director of Business Development and Government Affairs
West-MEC

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Stephanie Fogelson
VP of Project Development
Venn Companies

Libby Francisco, COO - Desert Diamond Casino

Libby Francisco
COO
Desert Diamond Casino

Dr. Roger Freeman, Superintendent – Littleton Elementary School District

Dr. Roger Freeman
Superintendent
Littleton Elementary School District

John Graham, President and CEO – Sunbelt Holdings

John Graham
President & CEO
Sunbelt Holdings

Robert Interdonato

Robert Interdonato
General Manager
CenturyLink

Jim Kenny, President - El Dorado Holdings

Jim Kenny
President
El Dorado Holdings

Full Board List (Pictured & Not Pictured):

Claire Agnew, CFO - Valleywise Health
Ron Campbell, Senior Director of Ticket Sales - Arizona Cardinals
Matt Clark, Director of State & Local Government Affairs - Verizon
Rick Dircks, Executive Vice President - Dircks Moving and Logistics
Patricia DiRoss, Government Relations Specialist - SRP
Jessica Dresang, Business Development Manager & Associate Vice President - Carollo Engineers
Stephanie Fogelson, Vice President of Project Development - Venn Companies
Libby Francisco, COO - Desert Diamond Casino
Dr. Roger Freeman, Superintendent - Littleton Elementary School District
Parker Froehlich, Senior Project Manager - Coe and Van Loo
John Graham, President & CEO - Sunbelt Holdings
Dr. Randy Gibb, Dean of the Colangelo College of Business - Grand Canyon University
The Honorable Clay Goodman, Councilmember - City of Buckeye
John Graham, Chairman & CEO – Sunbelt Holdings
Chad Guzman, Director of Government Relations – EPCOR
The Honorable Alexis Hermosillo, Mayor - City of El Mirage
Mick Hoover, Senior Director of Business Development & Strategic Planning - St. Joseph’s Westgate-Dignity
Robert Interdonato, General Manager AZ/NM/West TX – CenturyLink
Dr. Spencer Isom, Director Of Business Development & Government Affairs - West-MEC
Dan Kelly, Senior Vice President - DMB
Jim Kenny, President - El Dorado Holdings
The Honorable Michael LeVault, Mayor - Town of Youngtown
Cole Libera, Director of City & County Government Relations - Dorn Policy Group
Patrick Murphy, President of Business Operations & Strategic Development - Arizona Coyotes
Bill Olson, Senior Vice President, Division Manager - Newland Real Estate Group
The Honorable Mike Pineda, Councilmember - City of Avondale
Michele Pino, Commercial Site Selection & Industrial Spec. - Land Advisors Organization
Julie Rees, Principal - Triadvocates
The Honorable Chris Riggs, Mayor - Town of Gila Bend
Dr. Rey Rivera, President - Estrella Mountain Community College
The Honorable Juan F. Rodriguez, Mayor - City of Tolleson
The Honorable Rebecca Hays Rovey, Councilmember - Town of Wickenburg
Dr. Teresa Leyba Ruiz, President - Glendale Community College
Mike Theile, Senior Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager - UMB Bank
Roger Theis, Director of Development - Brookfield Properties Development

Ex-Officio Board Members

The Honorable Michelle Hess, Executive Director-Leadership West

The Honorable Michelle Hess
Executive Director
Leadership West

Sandra Bassett, President & CEO - West Valley Arts Council

Sandra Bassett
President & CEO, West Valley Arts Council

Not Pictured:
Michael Jameson, District Representative – Congresswoman Debbie Lesko
Kevin Knight, District Director – Congressman David Schweikert
Christopher Toale, Director, Community Initiatives Team – Luke AFB
Penny Pew, District Director – Congressman Paul Gosar
Tom Sadler, President and CEO – Arizona Sports and Tourism Authority
Ron Sites, Executive Director – Fighter Country Partnership
Honorary Director

The Honorable Doug Ducey, Governor – State of Arizona

Director Emeritus
The Honorable Janice K. Brewer – Past-Governor – State of Arizona
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