Valley Leadership Selects 15 Arizonans For Inaugural Explore Program
Explore is the second of VL’s reimagined leadership development programs that will take participants to explore the wide...
Thank You, 2021 Impact Maker Team Members
With the holiday season upon us, we want to take time to express our gratitude for all the Impact Team members who have committed themselves this year.
Paige Soucie Joins Valley Leadership Team
Paige Soucie has joined the Valley Leadership team as our Director of Marketing & Communications. She’ll help us share how VL’s reimagined leadership development model and Impact Maker are making a difference on the most pressing issues facing the state.
VL Welcomes Public Ally, Bhavana Somayaji
Bhavana Somayaji joins the Valley Leadership team, where she’ll support VL’s leadership development programs, Catalyze and Explore, over the next 10 months as a Public Ally and Strategic Learning Program Coordinator. Get to know Bhavana and join us in welcoming her to the Valley Leadership team.
Explore the Impact Maker’s 2021 Accomplishments
As 2021 comes to a close, it's important than we take time to explore the Impact Maker teams accomplishments over the last year and a half.
Meet 3 VL Alums Supporting the Native American Community
November marks the start of Native American Heritage Month. Get to know three VL alums: Traci Morris, Hans Klose and Michelle “Mo” Osife.
5 Things to Know About Arizona
Explore will take VL alumni on a journey around Arizona. Get to know these unique facts about the 48th state.
$100,000 MolinaCares Accord Grant Creates New Partnership with Valley Leadership in Support of Re-Entry Focused Employment Programs in Arizona
The MolinaCares Accord, in collaboration with Molina Complete Care of Arizona, and Valley Leadership are launching a new Impact Maker team tasked with encouraging private sector employers in Arizona to remove barriers to employment for historically marginalized populations, including Medicaid recipients and the formerly incarcerated.
Valley Leadership Names 72nd Man & Woman of the Year
Kimber Lanning and Dr. Warren H. Stewart, Sr. will be Valley Leadership’s 72nd Man & Woman of the Year. The pair were selected because of their commitment to Arizona and track record of impact in the community, particularly on the state’s most pressing issues.
Celebrate Hispanic and Latinx VL Alumni
September 15 marks the start of Hispanic Heritage Month. With going back-to-school in mind for us at VL this month, we want to celebrate a few VL alums who are making an impact on the education landscape in Arizona.
Valley Leadership Selects 114 Arizonans for Catalyze
Valley Leadership has selected 114 Arizonans to be part of the inaugural class of Catalyze, a completely virtual program designed to set people up to take action in the community. The cohort represents a diverse cross-section of sectors, industries and experience.
VL Welcomes Ginger Sykes Torres to Board of Directors
Valley Leadership recently welcomed Ginger Sykes Torres, an environmental consultant with Shikeyah Environmental, to join its Board of Directors. Get to know Ginger, why she loves living in Arizona, what motivates her community work – and her advice for getting more engaged.