Executive Committee 2023

General Chair

Jeannie Nguyen

Vice Chair

Carrie Durham

Active Guards

Cheryl Cox
Adaline Klemmedson
Vickie Butler

Angel Ball Chair

Carla Keegan

Capital Campaign/

Laura Buckelew

Chair Elect

Kellie Terhune Neely

Communications Chair

Valerie Fanelli

Events Chair

Mary Lou Martin

Immediate Past Treasurer

Cathy Solverson


Deanna Miles

Member Liaison

Becky Rebenstorf

Operations Chair

Karla Looby

Past Chair

Karen Farrell

Recording Secretary

Mary Coelet

Solicitations Chair

Vicky Curtis


Kelly Medvec

Vice Chair Elect

Ex Officio

Founding Chairman & Guardian Angel Emeritus

Louise Thomas

Board of Directors

Assistant Treasurer

Gracie Marum-Quiroz

Ball Coordinator Operations

Emily Schaefer

Casino Gifts Chair

Elisa Ross

Chance Tickets Chair

Melissa Gibbons

Charity Selection Chair

Marci Saffer

Cherub Liaison

Erin Vincent

Computer Chair

Emily Lazarus

Finance Chair

Cathy Solverson

Guardian Council Chair

Jeanne Silverberg


Ferrum Wallace

Nominating Chair

Kristie Stevens

Poker Party Chair

Ariana Cornidez

Public Relations Chair

Laura Feemster / Cathie Batbie-Loucks

Silent Auction Chair

Tana Lopez

Spring Event Chair

Gillian B. Kazmierczak

Strategic Planning Chair

Shelene Taylor

Committee Chairs

Advisory Board

Cheryl Cox

A & A

Anne Barber

Ball Casino Games

Mary Schepelmann

Ball Cuisine

Deanna Miles / Karen Osborne

Ball Decor

Jodi Bain

Ball Entertainment

Jennifer Chenault

Ball Favors

Pattie Feder

Ball Invitation Design

Kristie Stevens

Ball Reservations and Seating

Ellyn Gold / Ellen Goldstein

Ball Volunteers

Jennifer Nyman

Ball Tear Down

Anne Barber

Capital Campaign / Underwriting Coordinator

Becky Rubenstorf / Carla Keegan

Casino Gifts Display

Margaret "Max" Maxwell

Casino Gifts Purchasing

Karen Osborne

Community Newsletter

Cynthia Martin

Corresponding Secretary

Christine Turner

Donor Recognition

DeAnne Gibbons / Alisa Watson

Endowment Oversight

Adaline Klemmedson

Grants & Foundations

Stacy Spink-Cohen

Invitations & Mailing

Kristie Stevens

Membership Directory

Carrie Durham

Member Newsletter

Anna Martinez Ross


Holly Polston

Planned Giving

Stacey Spink-Cohen / Adaline Klemmedson

Social Chair

Jeanne Silverberg

Social Media

Beth Naughton

Tribute Book

Tributes and Donor

Anne Simek


Sara Habib


Administrative Assistant

DeVon Bronson

Advisory Board

Ginny Clements


Bill Cox


John & Roxanne Green

The Christina-Taylor Green Memorial Foundation

Michael Hannley

Bank of Tucson Retired

George Larsen

Larsen Baker LLC

Clint Mabie

Northern Trust

Karen McCloskey, CPA

BeachFleischman PC

John Payne

Sterling Investment Management, Inc.

Leslie Perls

Creative Marketing Consultant

Dev Sethi

Schmidt, Sethi & Akmajian


In Remembrance

Millie Economidis

1987 Vice Chair & Guardian Angel

Jane Loew Sharples

1983 Vice Chair
& Founding Member

Nancy Rodolph

1989 Vice Chair & Guardian Angel

Carol Stern

1988 General Chair

Cindy Barrett

1995 Vice Chair

Margaret Larsen

2005 General Chair & Guardian Angel

List of Past General and Vice Chairs 1983 - Present