Board of Directors

Board of Directors
Roster as of July 1, 2016
The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce is led by a volunteer board of directors, comprised of nearly 50 representatives from businesses of all sizes in diverse industries, including manufacturing, banking, business, consumer services and media. The board provides leadership for the business community, steering the Chamber’s political advocacy and focus to help all businesses connect and prosper.

Executive Committee

Daniel Froetscher
SVP, Transmission, Distribution & Customers
Chair-Elect – Secretary-Treasurer-Finance
Michael McCann
SVP & Division Manager
JP Morgan Chase
Immediate Past Chair and Chair – Phoenix Forward Oversight
Ken McMahon
VP of Enterprise Sales Mountain West
Legal Counsel
Kevin Quigley
Quarles & Brady LLP
Chair –  PCCD/GPCF
Jeff Stelnik
SVP of Strategy, Sales and Marketing
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Chair – Small Businesses
Karie Cowden
Connect the Dots Promotions
Chair – Public Affairs
Jaime Molera
Molera Alvarez, LLC
Chair – Community Events
David M. Koeninger
General Counsel
Arizona Cardinals
Chair – Membership
Tanya Wheeless
Founder & CEO
Happy Grace
Chair –  Economic Development
Angela Creedon
Assistant VP of Public Affairs
Arizona State University
Chair – Human Resources
Mike V. Bontrager
Senior Vice President
Adolfson & Peterson Construction
Chair – Audit and Governance

Executive Committee Members At Large

Eric Carlson
SVP of Finance
DMB Associates, Inc.
Michael Hummel
Deputy General Manager, Resource and Finance
Christina Noble
Vice President, Business Development
Sonora Quest Laboratories/Laboratory Sciences of Arizona
Phyllis Senseman
VP of Marketing & Communications
CopperPoint Insurance Companies

Board Members At Large

Maria Baier
Phoenix Suns
Richard Bark
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
Joseph Benesh
Phoenix Center for the Arts
Shawn Bradford
David Bruno
ZRG Partners, LLC
Mathew S. Buchwald
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Matthew Clyde
Ideas Collide
Pam Conboy
Wells Fargo Bank
Kevin Cummings
Lockton Companies
Pearl Chang Esau
Expect More Arizona
Tommy Espinoza
Raza Development Fund
Matthew P. Feeney
Snell & Wilmer, LLP
Mary Gifford
K12 Inc.
Shirley Gunther
Dignity Health
Phillip Gutilla
Marty R. Hedlund
Sundt Construction, Inc.
Russell A. Johnson
Merchants Information Solutions, Inc.
Thomas Katheder
Robert Kessler
Aetna Inc.
Marco Lopez
International Business Solutions, Inc.
Alan Maguire
The Maguire Company
Adam McAnally
Jeff McDermott
American Technology Specialists
Erin Mettille
Slalom Consulting
Dave Ralston
Bank of Arizona
Josh Rawitch
Arizona Diamondbacks
Frank Reid III.
Kolbe Corp.
Avein Saaty-Tafoya
Adelante Healthcare
Brian Schwallie
US Bank
Chip Scutari
Scutari & Cieslak Public Relations
Amy Sena
State Farm Insurance
Matt Sesto
Walgreens Co.
Julie Shaw
Republic Media
Kimberly D. Shepard
Matt Silverman
R & R Partners
Sarah A. Strunk
Fennemore Craig
Cale Whittington
Ernst & Young
Traci Scott Wilkinson
Nextstar Broadcasting
John Wolfe
Cox Communications
Roberto Yañez
Univision Arizona


Paul Blue
City of Phoenix
Kerwin Brown
The Black Chamber of Arizona
Joe Carella
University of Arizona, Eller College of Management
Daniel D. Lowe
Image Construction
Maria Harper-Marinick
Maricopa County Community College District
John Moody
Peters, Cannata & Moody PLC