Board of Directors


Jason Kush, President
President, J.P. Kush and Associates, LLC

Jane Christensen, Immediate Past Chair
CEO, Omni Biocutical Innovations

Jim Bloom, Secretary
Manager of State and Local Affairs, Pinnacle West

Mike Hansberger, Jr., Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer, CSW Contactors, Inc.

Patty Johnson
Owner, Connections Marketing and Communications

Caleb Reese
CEO + Founder, Slanted Productions Inc.

Peter Sorensen
Community Volunteer


Angel Coco
Principal/Designer, Ceda Homes

Leslie Benner
Phoenix Theatre Guild President

Mike Cowley
President, Cowley Companies

Richard Doria
Owner, Doria Architechture Inc.

Matt Gilbreath
Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Alliance Bank of Arizona

Reed Glick
Founder & Principle, R Entertainment

Carla Goodyear
Community Volunteer

Judith Hardes
Community Volunteer

Jamie Hormel
Community Volunteer

Danny Ischy
Vice President - Corporate Communications, Wells Fargo

Patsy Kelly, Ex Officio
Phoenix Theatre Guild/Community Volunteer

Robert Machiz
CEO, Weight Watchers of Arizona

Vicki Marce
Community Volunteer

Jamie L. Mayrose
Partner, Rader Mayrose LLC

Robert Meza
State Senator

Kara Montalvo
Director, Environmental Compliance and Permitting, Salt River Project

Andrea Parsons
Director of PR and Corporate Communications, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

Alan M. Powell
Chairman/CEO, AP & Associates LLC

Sue Sisley, MD
Internal Medicine/Psychiatry

Richard Warren
Playwright and Co-Founder, New Works Festival

Susie Wesley
Realtor, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s

Larry J. Wulkan
Stinson Leonard Street LLP

Bryan Babich
Nick Berger
Dan Biswas
Lexie Bohnert
Zach Crawford
Jonah Dicker
Geri Hormel
Kris Klinefelter
Flower Manley
Jamie Mayrose
Taylour Miller
Donny Peper
Pierre Petersen
Kyle Read 
Megan Schmitz