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

PRESIDENT ELECT
Jerry Stabley, AICP, City of Eloy

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

VP FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - (2020)
Farhad Tavasolli, AICP, Town of Fountain Hills

SECRETARY - (2021)
Jenifer Corey, Zoning Strategies

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

CO-CHAIR FOR 2020 CONFERENCE - (2020)
Terri Shepherd Hogan, AICP, City of Buckeye

CO-CHAIR FOR 2020 CONFERENCE - (2020)
Sandra Hoffman, AICP, City of Phoenix

NEWSLETTER EDITOR - (APPOINTED)

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 - (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 - (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, PhD

UNIVERSITY LIAISON - ASU
Meagan Ehlenz, AICP, PhD


Student Directors:
STUDENT DIRECTOR – U OF A
Warren Bristol


STUDENT DIRECTOR – ASU
Yunpei (Rainia) Zhang

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