About Us

C2C is setting higher expectations in order to improve educational and life outcomes for the more than 300,000 young people living in Pima County, Arizona.

Leadership Council


Susan Antrim

Vice President of Human Resources
Securaplane Technologies Inc.

 

David Baker

Superintendent
Flowing Well Unified School District

 

Collette Brown

Community Development Manager
Freeport McMoRan

 

Victor Burrola

Community Development Officer
Wells Fargo

 

Mel Cohen

Director
Southern Arizona Leadership Council

 

Andrew Comrie

Provost
University of Arizona

 

Dolores Duran-Cerda

Provost
Pima Community College

 

Michael Donoghue

Vice President
Rain Bird Corporation

 

Debbi Embry

President & CEO
Tucson Urban League

 

Francisco Garcia

Assistant County Administrator
Pima County 

 

Bernadette Gruber

Education Domain Director
4Tucson

 

Jessica Harrington

Senior Director, SE Regional Area
First Things First

 

Steve Holmes, Co-Chair

Superintendent
Sunnyside Unified School District

 

Todd Jaeger

Superintendent
Amphitheater Public Schools

 

Bruce Johnson

Dean, College of Education 
University of Arizona

 

Jon Kasle, Co-Chair

VP, Communications and External Affairs
Raytheon

 

Jennifer Lohse

Program Director
Tucson Foundations

 

Richard "Dick" Luebke

Chairman
Pima Medical Institute

 

Erin Lyons

CEO
Child Parent Centers, Inc.

 

Clint Mabie

President & CEO
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona

 

Lea Marquez-Peterson

President & CEO
Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

 

Doug Martin

President & General Manager
Good News Radio Broadcasting

 

Charlene Mendoza

Founder & Principal
Arizona College Prep Academy

 

Edna Morris

Superintendent
Baboquivari Unified School District

 

Tony Penn

President & CEO
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona

 

Kathy Prather 

Superintendent
Pima County JTED

 

Kathleen Quigley

Presiding Judge
Pima County Juvenile Courts Center

 

Jonathan Rothschild

Mayor
City of Tucson

 

Eric Schindler

President & CEO
Child & Family Resources

 

Amber Smith 

President & CEO
Tucson Metro Chamber

 

Betty Stauffer

Executive Director
Literacy Connects

 

Gabriel Trujillo

Superintendent
Tucson Unified School District

 

Manuel Valenzuela

Superintendent
Sahuarita Unified School District

 

Mark Vitale

Campus Director
University of Phoenix

 

Jenny Volpe

Executive Director
Make Way for Books

 

Dustin Williams 

Superintendent
Pima County Schools Superintendent's Office

 

Doug Wilson

Superintendent
Marana Unified School District

 

Backbone Organization

United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona

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