Pro Tip of the Month: Hold Yourself Accountable

This month’s tip comes from Maria Echeveste, Senior Vice President and Community Relations Manager at Bank of America. “At Bank of America, we deliver responsible growth to our customers, employees, shareholders and community. It is critical that every day we are listening and learning from our community partners. These key questions guide me: Am I working collaboratively with […]

Robyn Julien to Join Save the Family as Next CEO

Save the Family Foundation of Arizona has selected Robyn Julien, an Arizona native and respected local nonprofit leader, to fill the position of CEO for Save the Family and ARM (Affordable Rental Movement) of Save the Family. “We are proud to welcome Robyn Julien to advance the mission of Save the Family in its next era,” said Cindi […]

Philanthropy Pros: HonorHealth Foundation Names Laurie Florkiewicz Board Chair

Scottsdale philanthropist Laurie Florkiewicz has been named the chair of HonorHealth Foundation’s 2022-23 Board of Trustees. She is joined by vice chair Cheryl Melocik of Scottsdale, secretary Sue Fletcher of Phoenix, treasurer Jim Graber of Scottsdale and immediate past chair David Watson of Scottsdale. With three consecutive years of record-breaking philanthropy, HonorHealth Foundation is putting particular […]

Philanthropy Pros: Herberger Theater Center Elects New Board Chair, 6 New Board Members

Herberger Theater Center announced the appointment of Jenny Holsman Tetreault as Chair of the Board along with the election of six new board members: Jason Braunstein, Victoria Williams, Tom Evans, Stephanie Quincy, Jason Symchak and Lisa Berman.   “We are excited to begin working with our new board members as we continue rebuilding audiences and engaging […]

Pro Tip of the Month: Give Yourself A Break!

“We all need time to process, think, relax and just ‘be’ in today’s world. Otherwise, we get so wound up that we feel like our brain is going to explode. Find a way to momentarily turn off the constant bombardment of information (from email, TV, phones, news) every day, not just on vacation. “Start by […]

Philanthropy Pros: Ballet Arizona Announces New Executive Director

Jami Kozemczak elevated to executive director beginning July 1, 2022 Following a nationwide search, Ballet Arizona is excited to announce its new executive director, Jami Kozemczak, will assume the appointment beginning July 1, 2022. She replaces Samantha Turner, who announced her departure in January and will conclude her tenure on June 30. As director of […]

Philanthropy Pros: Dr. Kimberly Britt Named New President of Phoenix College

The Maricopa County Community College District and Phoenix College recently announced that Dr. Kimberly Britt will become the next president of Phoenix College. Britt will replace Interim President Dr. Clyne Namuo, who has served in the role since March 2021. “I am so honored and humbled to be selected as the next president of Phoenix […]

Philanthropy Pros: First Tee — Phoenix Names New Executive Director

First Tee — Phoenix recently announced that Erin McDonough has been named executive director. She will provide leadership and direction to one of the largest First Tee chapters in the U.S. First Tee — Phoenix is one of 150 First Tee chapters across the U.S. and select international locations. Its mission is to teach life […]

Philanthropy Pros: Paradise Valley Community College Names New President

After a nationwide search that involved extensive community and stakeholder engagement, Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) and Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC) have named Tiffany E. Hunter, Ph.D. the next president of PVCC. Hunter will replace President Dr. Paul A. Dale, who announced his retirement earlier this year after 12 years in the role. […]

Philanthropy Pro: Paz de Cristo Outreach Center Names New Executive Director

After an extensive search, the board of directors at Paz de Cristo Outreach Center has hired Jackie Shelley as the new executive director. With more than 25 years of nonprofit leadership and management experience in the East Valley, Shelley will lead the organization as it innovates to expand services to meet growing community needs. Paz […]