Board of Directors

Voluntary stewardship is a cornerstone of the Catholic Community Foundation’s continued success. As each of these lists attest, sharing the light of Christ is a commitment every committee member has demonstrated time and again. Their service and dedication strengthen, inspire and guide our mission in innumerable ways.

Executive Committee

Trish Stark

Chairman
President – First Western Trust, Scottsdale

Larry Penley

Vice Chairman
Penley Consulting

Karen Abraham

Treasurer
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer - Blue Cross Blue Shield Arizona

John Even, Esq.

Secretary
Director – Schmitt, Schneck, Smyth & Herrod, P.C.

Rev. Fredrick Adamson

Vicar General
Moderator of the Curia Diocese of Phoenix

Rev. Robert Bolding

Member-at-Large
President/Rector - St. Mary's Catholic High School

Kevin Camberg

Member-at-Large
Fester & Champman, PC

Alex Cudzewicz

Member-at-Large
President – Oak Brook Asset Management Company

Kathleen Harris

Member-at-Large
Chief Financial Officer – Gallagher & Kennedy, PA

Steve Jerome

Member-at-Large
Partner – Snell & Wilmer

James H. Lundy

Past Chairman
President and CEO – Alliance Bank of Arizona

Gonzalo de la Melena

Member-at-Large
President, Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

James Whalen

Member-at-Large

Members

Dr. Maria Chavira

Chancellor - Diocese of Phoenix

Christine Coury

Jonathan Coury

Hool Coury Law

Hon. Doug Ducey

Arizona State Governor

Anthony Ehmann P.C.

J. Tommy Espizona

President & CEO Raza Development Fund

Donna Esposito, CPA

Senior Director – McGladrey, Inc.

F. Michael Geddes

Lifetime Board Member
Chairman & President – Geddes and Company

Gregory Kruzel

President – Braun Siler Kruzel, PC

Gary Naquin

Executive Vice President
Corporate Banking Manager
National Bank of Arizona

Most Rev. Thomas J. Olmsted

Bishop – Diocese of Phoenix

David Sherf

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer Ascendant Lodging Partners, LLC

Reverend Michael Straley

Pastor – Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Glendale

Daniel Wilhelm

Wilco Equity Investments