Chapter Leadership

The Board of Directors is responsible for the overall administration and operation of the Chapter. To this end, the Board has the authority to conduct any activity consistent with the intent of the Chapter's bylaws and the bylaws of APA. 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Officers:
PRESIDENT - (2020)
Jessica Sarkissian, AICP, LEED, CP, Upfront Planning

PAST PRESIDENT 
Terri Shepherd Hogan, AICP, City of Buckeye

VP FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - (2020)
Adam Pruett, AICP, Matrix Design Group, Inc.

VP FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS - (2019)
Noel Griemsmann, AICP, Snell & Wilmer

SECRETARY - (2019)
Brian Snider, Michael Baker International

TREASURER - (2020)
Roger Eastman, AICP, Lisa Wise Consulting, Inc.

CO-CHAIR FOR 2019 CONFERENCE - (2019)
Anna Casadei, AICP, Town of Sahuarita

CO-CHAIR FOR 2019 CONFERENCE - (2019)
Orlanthia Henderson, Town of Sahuarita

NEWSLETTER EDITOR - (APPOINTED)
Jorge Villasenor, EPS Group Inc.

WESTERN PLANNER REP (APPOINTED)
Loras Rauch, AICP, Contract Planning Services

ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Patti King


Directors:
SOUTH SECTION DIRECTOR (2020)
Jose Guzman, City of San Luis

NORTH CENTRAL SECTION DIRECTOR - (2019)
Jorge Villasenor, EPS Group Inc.


Directors at Large:
DIRECTOR AT LARGE/ASST. TO VP FOR PD– (2019)
Vanessa Spartan-Platt, AICP, City of Tempe

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2019)
Robert H. Kuhfuss, AICP

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2020)
Daniel Folke, AICP, City of Flagstaff

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2020)
Lynndsay O'Neill, Maricopa Department of Transportation

DIRECTOR AT LARGE – (2020)
Carol Hu, Greater Phoenix Economic Council

NATIVE AMERICAN REPRESENTATIVE (APPOINTED)
Barney Bigman, Gila River Indian Community


Academic Liaison Directors:
UNIVERSITY LIAISON – NAU
M. Margo Wheeler, FAICP

UNIVERSITY LIAISON – U OF A
Lauri Johnson

UNIVERSITY LIAISON – U OF A
Ladd Keith, Coordinator and Adjunct Lecturer

UNIVERSITY LIAISON - ASU
Meagan Ehlenz, AICP, PhD


Student Directors:
STUDENT DIRECTOR – U OF A
Anson Lihosit

STUDENT DIRECTOR – U OF A
Monica Landgrave-Serrano

STUDENT DIRECTOR – ASU
Elizabeth Van Horn 

STUDENT DIRECTOR – ASU
Brittany Kimura