Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Friends of Public Radio Arizona Board of Directors is made up of community leaders who truly appreciate the value of public radio. These individuals are committed to improving the quality and accessibility of public radio throughout the state for all Arizonans. FPRAZ Board members are elected to serve four two-year terms.

Evelyn Casuga Evelyn Casuga (Chair)
APS General Manager, Community Development, APS (Retired)

Adam Isaacs Adam Isaacs, (Secretary)
Director, National Accounts
Sun Orchard Juicery

Todd Sanders Todd Sanders (Immediate Past Chair)
President & CEO
Phoenix Chamber of Commerce

David Vogt David Vogt
HR Consultant
Banner Health

Larry Ashkin Larry Ashkin
Founder Centrum Properties, Inc. (Retired)

Image Unavailable at this Time Stella Shanovich (Chair Audit Committee)
Audit Office Managing Partner

Julie Johnson Julie A. Johnson, CCIM
Health Care Affinity Group
Avision Young

Tony Moya Tony Moya
Manager, Latino Relations
Salt River Project

Verne Smith Verne Smith
Managing Partner
Peace of Mind Solutions, LLC

Kate Hickman Kate Hickman
Senior Vice President
Treasury Management Sales Manager
Alliance Bank of Arizona

John McDonald John McDonald (Vice Chair)
VP Corporate Communications
US Airways (Retired)

Steve Curley Steve Curley (Treasurer)
Senior Vice President
Alliance Bank of Arizona

Rodolfo Parga Rodolfo Parga (Chair Governance Committee)
Managing Shareholder
Ryley Carlock & Applewhite Attorneys

Chip Scutari Chip Scutari
Scutari and Cieslak Public Relations

Luis Ramirez Luis Ramirez
Ramirez Advisors Inter-National, LLC

Diane Veres Diane Veres (Chair Finance Committee)
President Arizona Division
Clear Chanel Outdoor

Larry Stewart Larry Stewart
Senior Partner
SRA 360
Stewart & Reindersma Architecture, PLLC

Suzanne Pfister Suzanne Pfister (Chair Board Nominating Committee)
President & CEO
Vitalyst Health Foundation

Mistie Hague Weishaarm Mistie Hague Weishaarm
Marketing Manager
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Ex Officio Members

Dr. James Paluzzi Dr. James Paluzzi , (Voting)
Vice President of the Division of Public Service
Rio Salado College
KJZZ, KBAQ, SPOT 127 Youth Media Center and Sun Sounds of Arizona

Dr. Christopher Bustamante Dr. Christopher Bustamante , (Voting)
Rio Salado College

KJZZ/KBAQ Staff Support

Louis Stanley Executive Director FPRAZ Louis Stanley
Director Strategic Initiatives, KJZZ/KBAQ/SPOT127
Executive Director, FPRAZ

Scott Nelson Scott Nelson
Budget Analyst

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