Summer and Hydration 2017

Summer and Hydration Dr. Herendira Valdez, PMHNP-BC With summer right around the corner, it’s time to talk about hydration and the Arizona heat! Our beautiful Arizona desert is known for reaching the triple digits May- September, so it’s important that one hydrate...

Luz Sarmina

2016 Profiles of Success Hall of Fame Luz Sarmina served as President and CEO of Valle del Sol, a nonprofit organization, providing healthcare, social services and Latino leadership development programs to the community. Under her leadership, the organization...

Evelyn Casuga

2016 Profiles of Success Special Recognition All of her life, Evelyn Casuga has been driven to strive for things that bring people and communities together. Cesar Chavez’s work, in California, played out while she was laboring in the fruit packing houses. Her parents...

Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick

2016 Profiles of Success Special Recognition Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick has been in a leadership role at the Maricopa Community College District since 2002. Dr. Harper-Marinick devotes long hours each day of the week beyond the required 40 hour work-week, including...

Maria Elena Coronado

2016 Profiles of Success Exemplary Leadership Education, voter mobilization and the plight of undocumented students are priority issues for Maria Elena Coronado. Maria Elena’s leadership journey began while attending Arizona State University. She dedicated endless...

Marco López

2016 Profiles of Success Exemplary Leadership Marco A. López, Jr. is President and CEO of International Business Solutions, Inc., a business advisory firm that provides strategic business development, market access and international policy counsel to both...

Patricia Garcia Duarte

2016 Profiles of Success Rosa Carillo Torres Humanitarian Award Patricia Garcia Duarte is the President & CEO of TRELLIS, formerly Neighborhood Housing Services of Phoenix, an organization serving Maricopa County and dedicated to the creation of stable homes and...

Grand Canyon University

2016 Profiles of Success The Corazón Award Grand Canyon University has a legacy of guiding students and employees to find their purpose and become compassionate servant leaders. Connecting with the community has been the cornerstone of the university’s mission since...