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Quality of Life Committee


Committee Co-Chairs: Lori German, Deputy Director, City of Glendale and Evelyn Casuga, Director, Community & Economic Prosperity, Center for the Future of Arizona


The West Valley Quality of Life Committee is focused on promoting the high quality of life and strong buying power of this region. The Committee maintains an inventory of West Valley assets that enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors to the state. They are highly aware of the importance of the impact this topic has for decision makers when locating new businesses or expanding existing ones in the region.

Current Projects:

  • Quality of Life Wheel
  • Partnership with Sonoran Institute / State of the Parks, technical working group
  • Rio Reimagined support: outreach and engagement
  • Physician recruitment marketing materials in partnership with the Healthcare Committee
  • IT/Tech talent recruitment marketing materials


Committee Participation:                                                                              

A Mission of Mercy, APS, Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Commerce Authority, Arizona Coyotes, Arizona Legislators, Arizona State University, AZ Mist, BNC National Bank, Bowman Consulting, Boys and Girls Club, Buckeye UHSD, Center for the Future of Arizona, City of Avondale, City of Glendale, City of Goodyear, City of Litchfield Park, City of Peoria, City of Phoenix, City of Surprise, DMB Inc., Dominium, Dysart SD, Estrella Mountain Community College, First Bank, Grand Canyon University, Homeless Youth Connection, Leadership West, MADD, Peoria USD, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, SimonCRE, SRP, Sun Ridge Hotels, Town of Wickenburg, Vitalyst Health, West Valley Arts Council, West-MEC, WHAM


The West Valley Of Metro Phoenix Is Rich In Sports, Entertainment, Outdoor Recreation, Housing, Health And Fitness, Arts And Culture, And More! The West Valley Lifestyle Wheel Is Your Interactive Resource To The Large Inventory The Assets That Exist In This Region. Residents And Business Select Their New Homes Based On A Variety Of Reason, But Most Importantly, By The Quality Of Life A Community Offers. Click Below To Find Information, Resources And Links To The Assets In A Particular Category.

Education Economic Opportunity Environment Arts & Culture Sports & Entertainment Quality Housing Outdoor Recreation Health & Fitness Healthcare - Access to Care Civic Engagement I N F R A S T R U C T U R E E D U C A T I O J O B S N A T U R A L R E S O U R Y O U N G T A L E N T H E A L T H A N D W E L L - B I E C I V I C P A R T I C I P A T I Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T Y O U N G T A L E N T

Redesigned 12/2021 in partnership with Center for the Future of Arizona.


The West Valley Quality of Life Score Card provides metrics in key areas that demonstrate the West Valley’s performance compared to Maricopa County and the state of Arizona as a whole.  Please visit the interactive tools for key takeaways and customized data sourcing.

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