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 (2022)
Jerry Stabley, AICP, City of Eloy

PAST PRESIDENT 
Jessica Sarkissian, AICP, LEED, CP, Upfront Planning

VP FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS - (2021)
Noel Griemsmann, AICP, Snell & Wilmer

VP FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - (2022)
David Neal, AICP, City of Phoenix

SECRETARY - (2021)
Jenifer Corey, Zoning Strategies

TREASURER - (2022)
Adam Copeland, City of Buckeye


CHAIR FOR 2021 CONFERENCE 
Loras Rauch, AICP, Contract Planning Services

CO-CHAIRS FOR 2022 CONFERENCE 
Amanda Bayham, AICP
Tristan Black-Colla, Michael Baker International

NEWSLETTER EDITOR - (APPOINTED)
Ryan Wozniak, AICP, City of Maricopa

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

WOMEN in PLANNING (Appointed)
Sandra Hoffman, AICP, City of Phoenix

ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Patti King


Directors:

SOUTH SECTION DIRECTOR (2022)
Sarah Ann Meggison

NORTH CENTRAL SECTION DIRECTOR - (2021)
Brian Snider, Michael Baker International


Directors at Large:

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2021)
Robert H. Kuhfuss, AICP, City of Surprise

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2021)
Ryan Wozniak, AICP, City of Maricopa

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2022)
Daniel Folke, AICP, City of Flagstaff

DIRECTOR AT LARGE - (2022)
Lynndsay O'Neill, Maricopa Department of Transportation

DIRECTOR AT LARGE – (2022)
Amanda Bayham, AICP, City of Phoenix

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, PhD

UNIVERSITY LIAISON - ASU
Meagan Ehlenz, AICP, PhD


Student Directors:
STUDENT DIRECTOR – U OF A

Jacob Burg

STUDENT DIRECTORS – ASU
Laney Corey
Christopher Clanahan