Our Board of Directors is comprised of a diverse range of community-minded individuals dedicated to the mission of the East Valley Partnership. These individuals represent an array of East Valley organizations, all of whom are committed to making our region attractive to a young, diverse workforce who desire a work and play destination.

Chair
Rhonda Curtis – Wells Fargo

Vice Chair
Jeff Guldner – Arizona Public Service

Past Chair
Brian Campbell – Campbell Law Group, Chtd

Secretary
William Garfield – Arizona Water Company

Treasurer
Caryn Gose – Salt River Project

Member At Large
Angela Creedon – Arizona State University

  • Robin Arredondo-Savage, Vice Mayor – City of Tempe
  • Rachel Aja – Cox Communication
  • Heather Austin – The Ferraro Group
  • Bryan Barney – Huber Barney PLLC
  • Lee Benson – Able Engineering
  • Mike Bielecki – Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
  • Gordon Bluth –  Blucor Contracting
  • Tim Bricker – Dignity Health
  • Dee Burton  – Alliance Bank of Arizona
  • Brian Campbell –  Campbell Law Group
  • Carlos Contreras – Intel Corporation
  • Chuck Coughlin –  HighGround
  • Michael Cowan – Mesa Public Schools
  • Bill Crawford – Chandler- Gilbert Community College
  • Angela Creedon –  Arizona State University
  • Webb Crockett – Fennemore Craig, PC
  • Rhonda Curtis –  Wells Fargo Bank
  • Sally Downey – East Valley Institute of Technology
  • Mark Dreher – Wallace Plese + Dreher LLP
  • Cynthia Dunham – The Leadership Centre
  • William Garfield  – Arizona Water Company
  • Scott Gibson – Davis Miles McGuire Gardner PLLC
  • John Giles, Mayor –  City of Mesa
  • Caryn Gose –  Salt River Project
  • Jeff Guldner –  Arizona Public Service
  • Alan Heywood – Americopy
  • Sandra Hudson – TrustBank
  • Michael Hughes –  A New Leaf
  • Anthony Jeffers – Hensel Phelps
  • Doug Johnson -BBVA Compass Bank
  • Joel Johnson – First Bank of Arizona
  • Thomas Kaupie – National Bank of Arizona
  • Heidi Kimball– ASU Research Park
  • Milo LeBaron – LeBaron & Carroll Insurance
  • Matt Ligouri – Southwest Gas
  • Bridget Lovett  –  Apollo Education Group
  • Steve Martin – Childsplay
  • Kevin Martinelli – Arizona Republic
  • Dea McDonald – Eastmark/DMB
  • Jeff Mirasola  –  CenturyLink
  • Stephanie Navarro – Salt River Project
  • Chris Nickle –  McCarthy Building Companies
  • Kevin Olson – Steptoe & Johnson
  • Brian O’Neill –  PHX Mesa Gateway
  • Bryant Powell – City of Apache Junction
  • Tom Rankin, Mayor –  Town of Florence
  •  Jordan Ray, Vice Mayor – Town of Gilbert
  • Marianne Rexer – Wilkes University
  • Brain Ruddle –  Commercial Properties
  • Jim Schmidt – Schmidt Westergard
  • Holly Schor – Goodwill of Central Arizona
  • Marc Schultz – Snell & Wilmer
  • Jerry Schwallier – Arizona Bank & Trust
  • Jack Sellers – Arizona State Transportation Board
  • Jesse Shetlar – Mutual of Omaha
  • Richard Silverman – Jennings Strouss
  • Jeff Singleton – Ernst & Young
  • Doug Small – Northern Arizona University
  • Gerrit Steenblik –  Polsinelli PC
  • John Stolting – The Boeing Company
  • Steve Strickbine –  Times Media Group
  • Peter Sturgeon – Sorenson Capital
  • Linda Thompson – Helios Education Foundation
  • Terry Turk- Farnsworth Companies
  • Steve Utter – Empire Southwest
  • Deanna Villanueva- Saucedo – Maricopa Community College District
  • O.T. ” Ted” Wendel – A.T. Still University
  • Todd Werner – Banner Health
  • Steve West –  Udall Shumway
  • Julia Wheatley – Town of Queen Creek
  • Lois Yates – Global Logistics Development Partners
  • Supervisor Denny Barney – Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
  • Mayor Gail Barney – Town of Queen Creek
  • Supervisor Steve Chucri – Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
  • Councilmember Sal DiCiccio – City of Phoenix
  • Mayor John Giles – City of Mesa
  • Mayor John Insalaco – City of Apache Junction
  • Mayor Mark Mitchell – City of Tempe
  • Martin Sepulveda – Sepulveda Group, Inc.
  • Mayor Jay Tibshraeny – City of Chandler

Join us in making a difference.

Become an East Valley Partnership Member.