Pat Norris, Chair
Carries out the work of the Board. Meets quarterly or more frequently if necessary.
Hank Peck, Chair
Oversees and makes recommendations relating to Arizona Town Hall Investments.
Jamie Matanovich, Chair
Examines board and officer (including Executive Committee) structure and prepares a slate for election of new board and executive committee members as well as officers. Generally meets once in the Spring.
Communications & Marketing Committee
David Howell, Chair
Manages communications and marketing strategies that enhance the visibility, economic stability and image of Arizona Town Hall, both to the public and to the membership. Devises means for disseminating Arizona Town Hall information to more effectively increase education, implementation and more active participation with the Town Hall. Meetings of approximately two hours each are scheduled as needed.
Human Resources Committee
L. J. "Chip" U'Ren, Chair
Helps to guide decisions on staffing levels, job descriptions, office policies and compensation programs. One or two meetings are held per year.
Toby Payne, Chair
Helps to guide decisions on technology acquisition and management.
Susan Goldsmith, Chair
Works with representatives from the state’s universities to develop the scope and initial outline for each Town Hall background report. Reviews final detailed outline and critiques final draft of each report. Identifies and involves directly impacted sectors of the community on the subjects for each Town Hall. Studies, devises and recommends mechanisms to improve objectivity and relevancy of Town Hall research reports. Four meetings approximately four hours each are held per year.
Gregory Falls, Chair
Community Town Halls Committee
Elizabeth McNamee, Chair
Coordinates and manages Community Town Halls.
Bill Garfield, Chair
Reviews organizational needs, establishes development processes (including both member and non-member prospects), identifies available resources and seeks out new resources. Drafts materials used in development, including, but not limited to, documents used in grants, articles for newsletters, and consulting proposal documents. Cultivates additional partnerships and fund-raising opportunities, including but not limited to endowments, planned giving, major gifts, and special events. Participates in the organization’s stewardship efforts including personally thanking donors and members for their investment. Develops and coordinates special events. Coordinates efforts with other committees.