East Valley Partnership’s President & CEO is Stepping Down


John Lewis has accepted the assignment to become a mission president of the LDS Church

MESA, Ariz. (Jan 4, 2018) – John Lewis, President/CEO of the East Valley Partnership, has announced that he will step down in his current role as he has been called to serve as a Mission President of the LDS Church. Lewis will serve a three-year assignment in Cambodia beginning July 1, 2018, alongside his wife, LaCinda Lewis. read more

PHX EV NEXT Mentoring Forum | November 15th

PHX EV NEXT Mentoring Forum

In support of regional leaders “in training”, you are invited to attend the PHX East Valley NEXT (urturing EXceptional Talent) Mentoring Forum. read more

Economic Forum Celebrates Innovation, Leadership on December 21st

East Valley Partnership’s premiere annual event, the PHX East Valley Economic Forum, will feature regional discussion on innovation and leadership by bringing together civic, education, business and other community leaders to discuss issues important to the future of our state and recognize the lifetime achievement of selected individuals. read more

EVP Is Comprised Of Leaders

Our organization is made up of leaders throughout the community. We congratulate current and former board members as they take on leadership roles with other important organizations throughout the region. read more

My Turn: Gilbert Says Farewell to an Authentic Leader

It’s rare these days that you meet someone who can so easily connect with people on a personal level yet maintain those friendships even as difficult decisions are made. read more