Our Partners

It’s all about collaboration… Listed here are the myriad of statewide organizations and individuals actively involved in the Sustainable Communities Collaborative:

Steering Committee (SCC Area of Emphasis)

  • Jon Ford, St. Luke’s Health Initiatives (Public Health)
  • Augie Gastelum, Neighborhood Economic Development Corp. (Community Development)
  • C.J. Hager, St. Luke’s Health Initiatives (Public Health)
  • Kristen Keener-Busby, Urban Land Institute (Transportation / Land Use)
  • Dan Klocke, Downtown Phoenix Partnership (Mixed-Income Housing)
  • Kendra Lee, Arizona Public Service (Community Development)
  • Jim McPherson, Arizona Preservation Foundation (Community Development)
  • Eva Olivas, Phoenix Revitalization Corp. (Community Development)
  • Silvia Urrutia, Raza Development Fund (TOD Financial Tools)

Policy & Action Committees

  • Mixed-Income Housing Implementation
  • TOD Financial Tools
  • Public Health
  • Transportation
  • Community Development

Partner Organizations

  • AARP
  • American Institute of Architects, Arizona Chapter
  • Arizona Community Foundation
  • Arizona Department of Health Services
  • Arizona Department of Transportation
  • Arizona Department of Housing
  • Arizona Forward
  • Arizona Preservation Foundation
  • Arizona MultiBank
  • Arizona State University
  • City of Mesa
  • City of Phoenix
  • City of Tempe
  • Discovery Triangle
  • Downtown Phoenix Inc.
  • Downtown Phoenix Partnership
  • East Valley Partnership
  • Greater Phoenix Economic Council
  • Local First Arizona
  • Local Initiatives Support Corp.
  • Maricopa Association of Governments
  • Maricopa County
  • Neighborhood Economic Development Corp.
  • Phoenix Community Alliance
  • Phoenix Revitalization Corp.
  • Raza Development Fund
  • Roosevelt Row CDC
  • Sonoran Institute
  • St. Luke’s Health Initiatives
  • State Farm
  • Surdna Foundation
  • Tempe Community Council
  • The Elemental Group, LLC
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Valley Metro
  • Wells Fargo