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Arizona bioscience executives named leaders of statewide committee

The HonorHealth vice president of research and a retired executive at W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. have assumed new leadership roles with a statewide committee charged with advancing the biosciences in Arizona. Mark Slater has been named chair and Eve Ross the vice chair of Arizona’s Bioscience Roadmap Steering Committee, comprised of about 100 leaders […]

Civic Leadership

Arizona Center for Civic Leadership names 30 Fellows for 2019 Flinn-Brown Academy

Thirty Arizonans have been selected for the 2019 Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy by the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation. In addition to representatives from the Phoenix metro area, eight of the Flinn-Brown Fellows are from northern, eastern, and southern Arizona, including Clarkdale, Cottonwood, Prescott Valley, Superior, Casa Grande, Tucson, and Sierra […]

Flinn Scholars

Save the date: Flinn Scholars Program information sessions

The Flinn Scholars Program will host five information sessions this spring across Arizona to share the benefits of one of the nation’s most prestigious merit-based scholarships and present strategies to assist in building the strongest application. Below are the four dates and university locations for the in-person information sessions: Tucson  Tuesday, March 12 University of […]

Flinn Scholars

Flinn Scholar alum Joel Edman plays active role in Arizona policy, politics, and advocacy

Joel Edman was a high-school student in Chandler when he had his first serious foray into politics. He was attending community-group meetings with friends when he had a role in recruiting a nonprofit executive to run for the Chandler City Council. Then he helped run her first campaign—and she went on to win two terms. […]