Community Ambassadors

The Junior League of Phoenix depends on the advice and expertise of professionals in the Phoenix area to assist with fundraising, marketing and public relations, community relationships, training, legal and governmental relations. With this need in mind, the Community Ambassador program was developed.

The 2019-2021 Community Ambassadors include:

The 2015-2017 class of Community Ambassadors exemplifies leadership and expertise throughout the Valley.

The 2016-2018 Community Ambassadors include:

  • Chuck Warshaver, Executive Director of Playworks Arizona
  • Debra Paine, Director of Development for the Children’s Museum of Phoenixs
  • Kevin LaMountain, Owner of Red Tie Sedan and Limo LLC.
  • Jamie Craig Dove, Chief Development Officer for AWEE Works!
  • Marshall Shore, Hip Historizn at Retro Spectacular
  • Kristyn Kozar, Program Manager at Arizona Citizens for the Arts
  • Ellen McManus, Supervisor/Retail Specialist at USPS
  • Christy Moore, Spin Social Laundromat
  • Cindy Mero, Director of Development at ASU Foundation

The 2017-2019 Community Ambassadors include:

  • Monique Branscomb Wilhite, Director of the Homeowner Advocacy Project at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
  • Carrie Hughes, Donor Engagement Specialist for the Arizona Humane Society
  • Sean McLaughlin, News Anchor for CBS 5 News
  • Susanne Patterson, Realtor for EPIC Home Realty
  • Andrea Tyler Evans, Principal – Event Planning for Evans Communications
  • Kenyatta Turner, Senior Management for Legal Shield
  • Rossana Gatlin, Commercial Insurance Producer at Farmer Woods Group
  • Pam Giannonatti, Manager of Consumer Services & Community Relations for Fry's Food Stores
  • Donna Reiner, Secretar,  to the Board for the Heritage Square Foundation
  • Jayson Matthews, Director of Ending Hunger for the Valley of the Sun United Way
  • Guadalupe Ortiz, Phoenix Children's Hospital 
  • Rodie Purcell, Purcell & Associate  
  • Elaine Mitchell, The Bra Recyclers 

Additionally, the Ryan House, to which The Junior League of Phoenix is a founding partner, will serve as an Ambassador to the Junior League of Phoenix with an Ambassador Team that includes:
  • Alyssa Crockett, Executive Director,
  • Taylor More, Director of Marketing and Special Events,
  • Holly Cottor, Community Liaison, and
  • Alonna Ray, Community Volunteer Coordinator

The Junior League of Phoenix is excited to be working with such a strong leadership team that will provide guidance, expertise, and support throughout their term.

Interested in becoming a Junior League of Phoenix Community Ambassador?  Applications will be accepted Summer/Early Fall 2017 for the next term.