Arizona Town Hall is governed by a board of directors who represent a composite of leadership from throughout all areas of Arizona and from diverse occupations and interests. Board members are elected to two-year terms on a staggered basis.


Arizona Town Hall Officers


Hank Peck
Board Chair
Director, TCI Wealth Advisors, Tucson


Patricia Norris
Board Chair-Elect
Supervisor, Lawyer Development, ASU Alumni Law Group; Ret. Judge, Arizona Court of Appeals, Phoenix


Alberto Olivas
Vice Chair 
Executive Director, Pastor Center for Politics & Public Service, ASU College of Public Service & Community Solutions, Phoenix


Rebecca Timmer
Vice Chair 
Business Development Manager, Dibble Engineering, Phoenix


Sheila Breen
Secretary
Sheila Breen, Attorney and Chief Operating Officer, Remedy Pacific, LLC, Phoenix


Arlan Colton
Treasurer
Consulting Planner & University of Arizona Adjunct Lecturer, Tucson

Tara L. Jackson
President

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee includes all Officers and the following individuals.

Paul Brierley
Executive Director, Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture, Yuma

Richard Gordon
Judge, Pima County Superior Court - Division 8, Tucson

Celeste Nunez
Student, Arizona State University, Phoenix

Clifford Potts
Designated Broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Advantage Realty, Payson

Zoe Richmond
Executive Board Member, SAHM, Chandler

Barry Williams, Superintendent of Schools, Apache County Schools, St. Johns

Ex Officio

Linda J. Elliott-Nelson, Vice President for Learning Services, Arizona Western College, Yuma

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors includes all Officers, Executive Committee members and the following individuals.

Barry Aarons, Owner, The Aarons Company LLC, Phoenix

Harold Ashton, Chairman, The Ashton Company, Tucson

Robert Breault, Chairman, Breault Research Organization Inc., Tucson

Sheila R. Breen, Attorney and Chief Operating Officer, Remedy Pacific, LLC, Phoenix

Paul Brierley, Executive Director, Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture, University of Arizona, Yuma

David A. Brown, Partner, Brown & Brown Law Offices, St. Johns

Shawn Buckhanan, Pastor, St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Sierra Vista

Arlan M. Colton, Consulting Planner & University of Arizona Adjunct Lecturer, Tucson

Eric Descheenie,  Representative, District 7, Arizona House of Representatives, Holbrook

Florence (Flo) Eckstein, Community Volunteer, Phoenix

William (Bill) Ekstrom Jr., Attorney, County of Mohave Ret. Mohave County Attorney, Kingman

Linda J. Elliott-Nelson, Vice President for Learning Services, Arizona Western College, Yuma

Nathan (Levi) Esquerra, Director, Center for American Indian Economic Development, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff

Coral Evans, Mayor, City of Flagstaff, Flagstaff

Jodie Filardo, Community & Economic Development Director, Town of Clarkdale, Clarkdale

Shelby Fuller, Events Coordinator, Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg

William (Bill) Garfield, President, Arizona Water Company, Phoenix

Chris Gibbs, Fmr. Mayor, City of Safford, Safford

Richard Gordon, Judge of the Superior Court, Pima County, Arizona - Division 8, Tucson

Melinda Gulick, Senior Vice President, Community Life, DMB Associates, Scottsdale

Sharolyn Hohman, Community Builder and Volunteer, Goodyear

John Kitagawa, Ret. Rector, St. Phillip's in the Hills, Tucson

Adaline Klemmedson, Ret. Vice President, Administrative & Corporate Relations, University Medical Center, Tucson

Liz Langenbach, Director, City of Apache Junction Parks & Rec, Apache Junction

Board of Directors (cont.)

Michael Langley, Deputy Director, Global Chamber Phoenix, Scottsdale

Travis Le Duc, Regional Director, Tohono O’odham Nation Regional Partnership Council, First Things First, Tucson

Kendra Lee, Community Franchise & Outreach, Arizona Public Service, Phoenix

Nereyda Lopez, Consultant, Tempe

Eric Marcus, Chief Administrative Officer, The NARBHA Institute, Cornville

Claude Mattox, Vice President, Government & Community Relations, Molera Alvarez, Phoenix

Edward (Ted) Maxwell, President, Southern Arizona Leadership Council, Tucson

Frank McCune, Government Relations Director, City of Phoenix, Phoenix

Suzanne McFarlin, Board Certified Coach, Leadership Development Specialist, Tucson

Shelley Mellon, President, R.L. Jones Insurance Services, San Luis

Ray Newton, Professor/Administrator Emeritus, Northern Arizona University, Prescott

Rich Nickel, President & CEO, College Success Arizona, Phoenix

Patricia K. Norris, Supervisor, Lawyer Development, ASU Alumni Law Group; Ret. Judge, Arizona Court of Appeals, Phoenix

Celeste Nunez, Student, Arizona State University, Phoenix

Katheline (Kathy) Ocampo, Associate Dean for La Paz County Services, Arizona Western College, Parker

Alberto Olivas, Executive Director, Pastor Center for Politics and Public Service, ASU College of Public Service and Community Solutions, Phoenix

Billie Orr, Councilmember, City of Prescott, Prescott

Hank Peck, Director, TCI Wealth Advisors, Tucson

Vada Phelps, Executive Director, Cochise Private Industry Council, Inc. and Arizona @ Work Southeastern Arizona, Sierra Vista

Suzanne Pfister, President and CEO, Vitalyst Health Foundation, Phoenix

Clifford (Cliff) Potts, Designated Broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Advantage Realty, Payson

Michelle Quintanilla, Vice President of Sales, Freeport-McMoRan, Phoenix

Librado “J.R.” Ramirez, Executive Director, Southeastern Arizona Community Action Program, Safford

Zoe Richmond, Executive Board Member, SAHM, Chandler

Jeffrey A. Scudder, Attorney, Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., Phoenix

Cal Sheehy, Councilmember, Lake Havasu City, Lake Havasu City

Cindy Shimokusu, Attorney, US Air Force, Tucson

Lucia Spikes, Ret. Registered Nurse, Southeast Arizona Medical Center, Douglas

Rebecca Timmer, Business Development Manager, Dibble Engineering, Phoenix

T. VanHook, Chief Executive Officer, Habitat for Humanity Tucson, Marana

Rodrigo Vela, Chief Financial Officer, Raza Development Fund, Inc., Phoenix

Heath Vescovi-Chiordi, Economic Development, Town of Marana

Deanna Villanueva-Saucedo, Director, Community Outreach, Maricopa Community Colleges, Tempe

Marisol Vindiola, Mexico Project Manager, Visit Tucson, Tucson

Daran Wastchak, President, Insight Consulting Partners, LLC, Paradise Valley

Jacqueline White, Student, Mesa Community College, Tempe

Barry Williams, Superintendent of Schools, Apache County Schools, St. Johns

Cynthia Zwick, Executive Director, Arizona Community Action Association, Phoenix



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Programs & Operations

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Volunteer - Accounting and Town Hall Operations

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Publications & Communications


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