The Board of Trustees

Board Members

  • Dan Andrade
    Director of Application Development
    CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company
  • Jeff Bell
    Senior Vice President & Manager
    MidFirst Bank
  • Christa Burkhalter
    Director, Corp Affairs and Communications
    American Express
  • Wilford R. Cardon
    President & CEO
    The Cardon Group
  • Andrew R. Christensen
    Principal
    True North Companies
  • Jon S. Cohen
    Senior Partner
    Snell & Wilmer, LLP
  • S. David Colton
    Retired
    Phelps Dodge
  • Jason J. Coochwytewa
    President/Owner
    Red Note Inc.
  • Katharine Corbin
    President
    Corbin Financial, Inc.
  • Michael DeBell
    Executive Vice President
    DMB Associates, Inc.
  • Mark Edwards
    Arizona State University
  • Curt Feuer
    Chairman
    Orsett Properties, LTD
  • BJ Freeman
    Community Volunteer
  • Sue Glawe
    Vice President, Community Relations
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Paul Groves
    Head of Private Banking
    JP Morgan Chase
  • Wade Guthrie
    Managing Director, IT Enterprise Operations
    American Airlines
  • Derrick M. Hall
    President & CEO
    Arizona Diamondbacks
  • Hazel Hare
    Community Volunteer
  • Angie Harmon
    Social Investment Manager
    Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold
  • David A. Howell, Jr.
    Director – State Govt. Relations
    Wells Fargo Bank Arizona
  • Michael Hummel
    Associate General Manager/Chief Power System Executive
    Salt River Project
  • Chevy Humphrey
    President & CEO
    Arizona Science Center
  • Steve Hunton
    Chairman & CEO
    Cobble Knoll Corporation
  • Howard Katz
    Retired
    Goldman Sachs
  • John Kerkorian
    Partner
    Ballard Spahr LLP
  • C. Dennis Knight
    CEO, Communities
    Southwest
  • Erik Knight
    CEO
    SimpleWan
  • Barbara D. Lockwood
    General Manager, Regulatory Affairs
    Arizona Public Service Company
  • Mary K.Martuscelli
    West Region President
    US Bank
  • Steve Megli
    VP/General Manager
    Intel Corporation
  • Robert J. Miller
    Partner
    Bryan Cave, LLP
  • Alfredo J. Molina
    Chairman & CEO
    Molina Fine Jewelers
  • Roger Morris
    Quarles & Brady LLP
  • Rick Naimark
    Deputy City Manager
    City of Phoenix
  • Dionne Najafi
    Community Volunteer
  • Tucker Quayle
    Managing Director
    Tynwald Capital
  • Mike Rock
    Vice President
    Bernards
  • Jane Roig
    Retired
    Community Volunteer
  • Bryan Saba
    Retired
    Accenture
  • Peter Slate
    Chief Business Development Officer
    The Core Institute
  • Robert Sussman
    President
    Bentley Capital, Inc.
  • Anita Moryadas Theisen
    Counselor and CEW
    Mercedes Benz of Scottsdale & Mercedes Benz of Arrowhead
  • Julie Vogel
    Community Volunteer
  • Melani Walton
    Community Volunteer
  • John C. West
    Attorney
    Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP
  • Connie Wilhelm
    President & Exec. Director
    Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
  • Peter A. Woog
    Retired
    Najafi Companies
  • G. Douglas Young
    Managing Director
    Wilcap L.L.C.
  • Steven G. Zylstra
    President & CEO
    Arizona Technology Council

Board Emeritus

  • G. Kent Burnett
    Corporate VP of Stores
    Dillard's
  • Lyn Fairfax
    Community Volunteer
  • David S. Hanna
    Retired
    Bank of America
  • Peter M. Hayes
    Manager-Public Affairs
    Salt River Project
  • Pearle Wisotsky Marr
    Community Volunteer
  • Hamilton “Ham” E. McRae, III
    Chairman
    Republic Companies
  • Michael E. Mueller
    Owner and CEO
    LeaseHawk
  • Mark Pendleton
    Retired
    Kitchell Contractors, Inc. of Arizona
  • Todd Rovelstad
    CEO
    Fred Nackard Distributions
  • Stephen M. Savage
    Partner
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll