Leadership

Board of Directors

OFFICERS

Donald Smith, Jr., CPCU, Board Chair
Retired President and CEO, CopperPoint Mutual

Thomas Franz, Board Treasurer
Community Volunteer

Steve Evans (H), Board Secretary
Community Volunteer

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Mary Alexander
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
DMB Associates, Inc.

Pamela Conboy
Community Volunteer

Susan Frank
Former President and CEO
Desert Schools Federal Credit Union

Thomas Franz
Community Volunteer

John Graham
President
Sunbelt Holdings

Derrick Hall
President and CEO
Arizona Diamondbacks

Rick Naimark
Associate VP for Program-Development Planning
Arizona State University

Vince Roig (H)
Chairman
Helios Education Foundation

Donald Smith, Jr., CPCU
Retired President and CEO
CopperPoint Mutual

Steve Wheeler
Community Volunteer
 

BOARD MEMBERS

Mary Alexander
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
DMB Associates, Inc.

Ruben Alvarez
Co-founder and Managing Partner
Molera Alvarez, LLC

Robyn Arnell
Vice President, Corporate Controller
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

Michael Bielecki
Principal, Government Relations Group
Lewis and Roca, LLP

John Bouma
Partner
Snell and Wilmer, LLP

Chris Camacho
President and CEO
Greater Phoenix Economic Council

Gonzalo de la Melena
President/CEO
Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Ken Cherry
President
UPS District Office

Thomas Franz
Community Volunteer

Jerry Fuentes
President Arizona and New Mexico
AT&T, Inc.

Chad Gestson, Ph.D.
Superintendent
Phoenix Union High School District

Sandy Gibson
Chief Operating Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

Neil Giuliano
President and CEO
Greater Phoenix Leadership

Rufus Glasper, Ph.D.
President & CEO
League for Innovation in the Community
College

Pete Gorraiz
Retired President
United Phoenix Fire Fighters Association

John Graham
President
Sunbelt Holdings

Maria Harper-Marinick, PhD
Chancellor
Maricopa County Community Colleges

John Hoopes
Vice President
SRP

Eileen Klein
President
Arizona Board of Regents

Rick Kuhle
President
Vestar

Carl Landrum
Community Volunteer
 

Hope Levin
Regional President Arizona
Johnson Bank

Laura LoBianco
Attorney
Fennemore Craig, P.C.

Mike Miller
President and Chief Operating Officer
Scottsdale Insurance Company

Bridget Olesiewicz
Principal
Vanguard Group

Steve Purves
President and CEO
Maricopa Integrated Health Systems

Kathleen Quirk
Executive VP, CFO and Treasurer
Freeport McMoRan, Inc.

Curtis Reed
Managing Director AZ & NV Middle Market Banking
JPMorgan Chase

Patricia Rourke
Arizona Market President
Bankers Trust

Todd Sanders
President and CEO
Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce

Avein Saaty-Tafoya
President & CEO
Adelante Healthcare

Rob Schaffer
Vice President and General Manager
USAA

Mark Schiavoni
Executive Vice President and COO
Arizona Public Service Company

Farzana Scofield
Senior Specialist, Global Staffing
Honeywell International 

Tom Simplot
President & CEO
AZ Multihousing Association

Brad Smith
Partner
Deloitte

Mike Tully (H)
President and CEO
AAA Arizona

Christine Wilkinson
Senior VP and Secretary,
Arizona State University

Ed Zeurcher
City Manager
City of Phoenix

(H) = Serving one-year honorary term.

Contact Us

Phone

602.631.4800

Address

3200 East Camelback Road, Suite 375
Phoenix, AZ 85018-2328

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volunteer@vsuw.org

General Info

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