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Arizona Town Hall Officers, Board, and Staff

Arizona Town Hall is governed by board of directors, representing a composite of leadership from Arizona's diverse occupations and interests. Board members are elected to two-year staggered terms.

Executive Officers


Evelyn Casuga
Board Chair
Director, Community & Economic Prosperity, Center for the Future of Arizona, Casa Grande


Greg Falls
Board Chair-Elect
Attorney, Sherman & Howard L.L.C., Phoenix


Eric Marcus
Vice Chair 
Director, Social Determinants Programs, Health Choice Arizona, Cornville


Linda Elliott-Nelson
Secretary
Strategic Partnerships/Vinculacion, Arizona Western College, Yuma


Deanna Villanueva-Saucedo
Treasurer
Director, Community Engagement, Maricopa Community Colleges, Tempe

Tara L. Jackson
President

Ex Officio Member

Patricia K. Norris, Immediate Past Board Chair, Arizona Town Hall, Phoenix

Standing committee chairs and vice-chairs also serve as ex-officio members of the Executive Committee.

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee includes all Officers and the following board members. 

Billie Orr
Ret. Councilmember, City of Prescott, Scottsdale

Suzanne Pfister
President and CEO, Vitalyst Health Foundation, Phoenix

Jeffrey A. Scudder
Partner, Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., Phoenix

Heath Vescovi-Chiordi
Assistant to the Town Manager, Town of Marana, Marana

Marisol Vindiola
Director of Mexico Initiatives, Visit Tucson, Tucson


Board of Directors

The Board of Directors includes all Officers, Executive Committee members and the following individuals.

Barry Aarons, Owner, The Aarons Company LLC, Phoenix

Evelyn Casuga, Director, Community & Economic Prosperity, Center for the Future of Arizona, Casa Grande

Teri Drew, Regional Director, NACOG Economic Workforce Division, Prescott

Linda Elliott-Nelson, Strategic Partnerships/Vinculacion, Arizona Western College, Yuma

Gregory Falls, Attorney, Sherman & Howard LLC, Phoenix

Holly Figueroa, Tribal Liaison, Health Choice Arizona, Flagstaff

Shomari Jackson, Prevention Specialist, South Mountain WORKS, Phoenix

John Kitagawa, Community Volunteer; Ret. Rector, St. Philip's in the Hills, Tucson

Paul Kulpinski, Owner, Spawning Fish LLC, Albuquerque

Michael Langley, Deputy Director, Racial Equity Advancement Project, Greater Phoenix Leadership, Phoenix

Travis Le Duc, Director of Support Services, Tohono O'odham Nursing Care Authority, Sells


Eric Marcus, Director, Social Determinants Programs, Health Choice Arizona, Cornville

Patricia K. Norris, Ret. Judge, Phoenix

Billie Orr, Ret. Councilmember, City of Prescott, Scottsdale

Suzanne Pfister, President & CEO, Vitalyst Health Foundation, Phoenix

Heidi Schaefer, Director, Corporate Taxes, Salt River Project (SRP)

Jeffrey A. Scudder, Partner, Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., Phoenix

Jenny Torres, Economic Development Manager, City of San Luis, San Luis

Heath Vescovi-Chiordi, Assistant to the Town Manager, Town of Marana, Marana

Deanna Villanueva-Saucedo, Director, Community Engagement, Maricopa Community Colleges, Tempe

Marisol Vindiola, Director of Mexico Initiatives, Visit Tucson, Tucson

Daran Wastchak, President, Insight Consulting Partners, LLC, Paradise Valley

Patrick WelchAttorney, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon PLC, Phoenix

Arizona Town Hall Staff

Elise Smith
Program & Projects Coordinator

Alexandra Sedillo
Director of Operations & Communications

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