About Us

Transforming children’s trauma to resilience through the arts.

Board of Directors

Chadwick Campbell
President, Thomas Title & Escrow
Amber M. Wayne
Past-President, Nationwide Insurance Co.
Mayra Flores
Vice President, Board Governance, The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation
Elizabeth Shabaker
Treasurer and Vice President, Finance and Operations, Versant Capital Management
Andrew Yocopis
Vice-President, Development, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Lisa Ludolph
Vice President, Marketing, Global Payments
Vicky Campo
Vice President, Outreach, Community Member
Board Members
Ted Anderson
Anderson Advertising Agency
Margaret Blackwell
Melinda Conway
Northrop Grumman
Margarita Cortez
Phoenix Suns Charities & Social Responsibility
Nura Eltaib
American Airlines
Matt Hargis
Hargis & Company
Amanda Ho
Arizona Public Service
Ryan Johnson
Salt River Project
LaMonte’ McDuffie
Youth Development Institute
Sherida McMullan
Lyft Headquarters
Coree Neumeyer
Quarles & Brady LLP
Lane Seymour
Denise Sierra
Desert Financial Credit Union
Julia A. Soto
Phoenix Children’s Hospital


Alicia Sutton Campbell
Executive Director
Marisa Skelpsa-Muñoz
Senior Executive Coordinator & Board Liaison
Jenna Christie-Tabron
Clinical Director
Beth Garrett-Coleman
Programs Manager
Hector Ramirez
Volunteer Manager
Mars de La Tour
Senior Volunteer Coordinator
Erina Sanchez
Senior Program Coordinator
Paula Wilson
Senior Program Coordinator
James Atkisson
Program Coordinator
Casey Cole-Albertson
Program Coordinator
Kirsten Morelli
Program Coordinator
Development and Marketing
Bridget Costello
Development Director
Tenneille Choi
Development Officer
Candace Langholff
Development Officer
Justin Stewart
Marketing Manager
Bea Bohannon
Development Coordinator
Jocelyn Ruiz
Marketing Assistant
Stephanie Smith
Operations Director
Catherine Brennan
Finance Manager
Travis Harrick
Operations Manager
Trisha Kim
Operations Coordinator
Sean Dolan
Administrative Assistant

Teaching Artists

Kristine Kollasch

Shari Keith
Recycled Arts
Aaron Voigt
Metal Arts
Frank Thompson
Thomas Stanton
Spoken Word
Eileen Morgan

Taiko Drumming
Oliverio Balcells

Visual Arts, Acrylics & Mixed Media
Linda Pullinsi

Christy Puetz

Sculpture and Fiber Art
Annette Sexton Ruiz

Painting, Ceramics, Mural Artist, Bookmaking, and Illustration
Catherine Thompson
Melanie Sainz

Native Arts


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