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2016-17 Officers

Dennis Dahlen
Dennis Dahlen
Chairman
Banner Health
Jason Bagley
Jason Bagley
Immediate Past Chairman
Intel Corporation
Susan Anable
Susan Anable
Chair of Public Affairs
Cox Communications, Inc.
Charles Bassett
Charles Bassett
Chair of Membership
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Janna Day
Janna Day
Chair of Political Affairs
AZ Policy Connect LLC
Dawn Grove
Dawn Grove
Chair of AMC
Karsten Manufacturing Corporation
Steve Macias
Steve Macias
Chairman-Elect
Pivot Manufacturing
Bill Terry
Bill Terry
Chair of Finance
IBM Corporation

2016-17 Executive Committee

Reginald M. Ballantyne III
Reginald M. Ballantyne III
Member-at-Large
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Richard A. Bark
Richard A. Bark
Chair of Environment
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
Patrick Barnes
Patrick Barnes
Member-at-Large
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Dave Berry
Dave Berry
Chair of Transportation & Infrastructure
Swift Transportation Corporation
Luis Frisby
Luis Frisby
Member-At-Large
Southwest Gas Corporation
Jerry M. Fuentes
Jerry M. Fuentes
Chair of Trade & Emerging Markets
AT&T Arizona/New Mexico
Mark Gaspers
Mark Gaspers
Chair of Defense, Aerospace and Aviation
The Boeing Company
Nick Goodman
Nick Goodman
Chair of Health Care
MomDoc
Molly Greene
Molly Greene
Chair of Water, Energy & Natural Resources
SRP
Robert A. Henry
Robert A. Henry
Chair of Real Estate & Community Development
Snell & Wilmer LLP
Alan Heywood
Alan Heywood
Member-At-Large
Amagine Communications
Dave Howell
Dave Howell
Chair of Education & Workforce Development
Wells Fargo Bank
Joe Hughes
Joe Hughes
Chair of Tourism
US Airways / American Airlines
Brett Johnson
Brett Johnson
General Counsel
Snell & Wilmer LLP
Rick Jones
Rick Jones
Member-At-Large
CopperPoint Insurance Company
Jessica Pacheco
Jessica Pacheco
Chair of Foundation
Arizona Public Service Company
Jeff Lindsey
Jeff Lindsey
Chair of Budget & Government Reform
CenturyLink
Ellen Poole
Ellen Poole
Chair of Workplace, Workers Compensation, & Insurance
USAA
Dean Riesen
Dean Riesen
Chair of Taxation
Redrock Partners LLC
Karrin Taylor
Karrin Taylor
Chair of Federal Affairs
Arizona Strategies
Steven Twist
Steven Twist
Chair of Legal, Regulatory, & Financial Services
Services Group of America
Doug Yonko
Doug Yonko
Member-At-Large
Hensley Beverage Company
Ed Zito
Ed Zito
Chair of Economic Development
Alliance Bank of Arizona

Board of Directors

David Allazetta
David Allazetta
UnitedHealthcare Employer and Individual for Arizona and New Mexico
CEO
Maria Baier
Maria Baier
Phoenix Suns
Senior Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs
David Bart
David Bart
Young's Market Company Arizona
Executive Vice President and General Manager
Stephen Beaver
Stephen Beaver
Aspect Software
Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Tim Bee
Tim Bee
University of Arizona Office of the Provost
Vice President
Pete Bolton
Pete Bolton
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Executive Vice President, Managing Director
Mark Brenner
Mark Brenner
Apollo Education Group
Chief of Staff to the CEO and Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and External Affairs
Wendy Briggs
Wendy Briggs
Veridus LLC
Partner
Kerwin Brown
Kerwin Brown
The Black Chamber of Arizona
Chairman of the Board
Erick A. Brimen
Erick A. Brimen
NeWAY Capital
Managing Partner
Robert
Robert "Bo" Calbert
McCarthy
President, Southwest Region
Michael Cavaiola
Michael Cavaiola
Redflex Traffic Systems
Director
Jaime Casap
Jaime Casap
Google Inc.
Global Education and Access Evangelist
Carla Consoli
Carla Consoli
Lewis Roca Rothgerber
Partner
R. Craig Coppola
R. Craig Coppola
Lee & Associates, Arizona
Principal
Braden Cox
Braden Cox
Amazon.com Fulfillment Services
Director, US State Public Policy
C. Webb Crockett
C. Webb Crockett
Southwest Airlines
Board of Directors
Kurt Davis
Kurt Davis
FirstStrategic Communications & Public Affairs
Partner
Gregg Davis
Gregg Davis
Dignity Health Arizona
Chief Strategy Officer
Gonzalo de la Melena, Jr.
Gonzalo de la Melena, Jr.
Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
President
Dr. Wyatt Decker
Dr. Wyatt Decker
Mayo Clinic
Vice President & CEO in Arizona
David A. Dexter
David A. Dexter
Sonora Quest Laboratories
President & CEO
John DiVall
John DiVall
Liberty Property Trust
Senior Vice President & City Manager, Arizona Region
Shannon Eghlimi
Shannon Eghlimi
Express Scripts
Vice President, Service Delivery
Christy Farley
Christy Farley
Northern Arizona University
Vice President of Government Affairs & Phoenix Partnerships
Tom Farley
Tom Farley
Willetta Partners, Inc.
President
Andrew M. Federhar
Andrew M. Federhar
Fennemore Craig, P.C.
Director
Mary Gifford
Mary Gifford
K12, Inc
Regional Vice President
Ed Grass
Ed Grass
Comerica Bank
Senior Vice President, Arizona
Derrick Hall
Derrick Hall
Arizona Diamondbacks
President & CEO
Gary Hanson
Gary Hanson
Western Refining
Vice President, Corporate Communications
Tim Hartin
Tim Hartin
Tucson Medical Center
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
Kerry Hayden
Kerry Hayden
Farmers Insurance
Government and Industry Affairs Manager
Chuck Heimerdinger
Chuck Heimerdinger
Ernst & Young
Partner, Assurance Services
Don Henninger
Don Henninger
DH Advisors
Publisher
Jeff Homer
Jeff Homer
Chair of Environment
General Dynamics C4 Systems
Kevin Hunter
Kevin Hunter
Steptoe & Johnson
Partner
C.A. Howlett
C.A. Howlett
Member-At-Large
Indigo Partners
Scott Hutchings
Scott Hutchings
Governmental/Public Affairs Manager
Waste Management
Don Isaacson
Don Isaacson
Isaacson & Walsh

John P. Kaites
John P. Kaites
Public Policy Partners
Member
Jon Kasle
Jon Kasle
Raytheon Company
Vice President, Communications & External Affairs
James Keating
James Keating
The Keating Group, Inc.
Chairman and CEO
Jim Kenny
Jim Kenny
President
El Dorado Holdings
Jody Kent
Jody Kent
Universal Technical Institute
Vice President of Communications
Romina Khananisho
Romina Khananisho
Honeywell
Director State Government Relations
Edward Kim
Edward Kim
CIGNA HealthCare of Arizona
President & General Manager
Harold H. Kim
Harold H. Kim
US Chamber of Commerce Institute for Legal Reform
Executive Vice President
Eileen Klein
Eileen Klein
Arizona Board of Regents
President
Michael C. Laird
Michael C. Laird
Southwest Franchisee Association
Owner
Bill Lavidge
Bill Lavidge
LAVIDGE
CEO
Timothy D. Lawless
Timothy D. Lawless
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties - Arizona Chapter
Executive Director
K. Michelle Lind, Esq.
K. Michelle Lind, Esq.
Arizona Association of REALTORS
CEO
Linda Little
Linda Little
iHeartMedia
President- Phoenix Market
Larry Lucero
Larry Lucero
Tucson Electric Power Co. & UniSource Energy Services
Senior Director, Customer Programs & Services
Bruce MacRae
Bruce MacRae
UPS
Vice President, State Government Affairs
Dean Malone
Dean Malone
Midwestern University
Vice President, Finance and University Officer
Gerrie Marks
Gerrie Marks
Prudential Financial, Inc.
Vice President of Government Affairs
Lea Marquez-Peterson
Lea Marquez-Peterson
Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
President & CEO
David M. Martin
David M. Martin
Association of General Contractors
AZ President
Chris Massey
Chris Massey
Zenefits
VP of Government Relations and Public Policy
Matt McGuire
Matt McGuire
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
President & CEO
Ron Minegar
Ron Minegar
Arizona Cardinals
Chief Financial Officer
John Misner
John Misner
12 News
President and General Manager
Jaime Molera
Jaime Molera
Molera Alvarez
Founding Partner
Annie Mooney
Annie Mooney
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Vice President, Public Affairs & Advocacy
Rick Murray
Rick Murray
Bolste

Jim Norton
Jim Norton
Axiom Public Affairs
Managing Partner
Julie Pastrick
Julie Pastrick
Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
President & CEO
Bruce Pearson
Bruce Pearson
HonorHealth
Chief Operating Officer – Hospitals
Andy Perez
Andy Perez
Union Pacific
Director of Port Affairs
Josh Phair
Josh Phair
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Senior Manager, Senior Manager, Public Affairs & Government Relations Mountain Division
Steve Purves
Steve Purves
Maricopa Integrated Health System
President & CEO
Benjamin Quayle
Benjamin Quayle
Hobart Hallaway and Quayle Ventures
Senior Director
Scott Rehorn
Scott Rehorn
Managing Partner, Leasing
RED Development
Brian Roberts
Brian Roberts
Grand Canyon University
General Counsel & Secretary
Kim Sabow
Kim Sabow
Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association
President & CEO
Terry Sarvas
Terry Sarvas
Sarvas, Coleman, Edgell & Tobin, P.C.
CPA
Anne Saxon
Anne Saxon
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
Vice President/ Associate General Counsel
David Selden
David Selden
The Cavanagh Law Firm
Partner, Attorney
John Shadegg
John Shadegg
Polsinelli
Partner
Eileen Sigmund, Esq.
Eileen Sigmund, Esq.
Arizona Charter Schools Association
President & CEO
Richard Silverman
Richard Silverman
Jennings, Strouss and Salmon, PLC
Counsel
Tom Simplot
Tom Simplot
Arizona Multi-housing Association
President & CEO
Doug Smith
Doug Smith
Private Lenders Funding Group
Principal
Valerie Spicer
Valerie Spicer
Arizona Indian Gaming Association
Executive Director
Fred Stiles
Fred Stiles
EJM Development
Director of Asset Management
Andrew Taplin
Andrew Taplin
Project Director
Resolution Copper
Steve Thompson
Steve Thompson
Uber-PHX
General Manager
Merl Waschler
Merl Waschler
Valley of the Sun United Way
President & CEO
Tim Wetzler
Tim Wetzler
Enterprise Leasing Company
Controller, Arizona Group
Lyn Harry White
Lyn Harry White
Director
Clark Hill’s Government and Public Affairs Practice Group