Staff

SAAF Directors

Wendell Hicks, Executive Director
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Luis Ortega, Director of Programs
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Ethan Smith Cox, Director of Development
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Tabitha Fox, Director of Finance
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Rich Clark, Director of Human Resources
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Care Services Staff

  • Michelle Adams
  • London Arango
  • Sabrina Barbachan
  • Sarah Bahnson
  • Vera Bowlby
  • Angel Brophy
  • Christopher Charles
  • Sharon Cullen
  • Jason Cuneo
  • Victor Espinoza
  • Ricardo Fernandez
  • Kerry Friedman
  • Kenny Garcia
  • Linda Hampton
  • Brian Haug
  • Stephanie Hester
  • John Jackson
  • Kevin Jackson
  • Chandy Leverance
  • Jessica Lowell
  • Roseanne Loya
  • Herman Lucero
  • Neil MacDonald
  • Steve Manges
  • Drayanna Masingale
  • Brian Munoz
  • Juan Nunez
  • Nichole Papanikolas
  • Araceli Parra-Bonner
  • Austin Puca
  • Megan Quintero
  • Tyler Rogers
  • Tom Rose
  • Erik Simonson
  • Claire Swinford
  • Maritza Vallery
  • Marco Velarde
  • Mariano Zamora

Prevention Staff

  • Summer Dawn Bethea
  • Tony Bishop
  • Stacey Cope
  • Tatum Craft
  • Alethea Do
  • Moureen Drury
  • Monique Garcia
  • Samantha Gardner
  • Ricky Harrison
  • Zeanna Hawk
  • Michael Lopez
  • Ramon Lopez Serrano
  • Kevin Mauerman
  • Leslie Medeiros
  • Jason Rivera
  • Remmy Ruiz
  • Jai Smith
  • Marcos Trujillo
  • Paco Velez
  • Michael Webb
  • Jackson Wray

Development Staff

Tony Bruno
Lindsey Jones
Sallie Muse
Adam Ragan
Jana van der Walt

Finance/Administrative Staff

Sandy Garcia
Deona Lewis
Andres Pacheco
Joshua Richardson
Gloria Vallejos

News and Events

  • See Ricky Martin LIVE!, February 14, 2017

    The 2017 Jell-O Wrestling raffle prize has been announced and this year’s winner will receive 2 tickets to see Ricky Martin Live in concert in Las Vegas on Sunday July 2; a 2 night stay at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Resort; and a $100 Visa gift card. Tickets are limited to 3,000 and winner […]

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  • Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th- Emma’s Story, February 1, 2017

    I jumped in front of a car today. That’s what I told my mom one day when I had tried to kill myself. Luckily I didn’t get hit, but I didn’t trust myself. My mom took me to the hospital and I spent two weeks there. I always knew I liked girls and this was […]

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  • Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th- James’ Story, January 26, 2017

    My name is James. I’m 17 years old. I identify as trans masculine, although sometimes I like to use the word queer.  I’m turning 18 in just a few weeks and I’m not sure where I’m going to go or what I’m going to do but I know I can’t live at home with my […]

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  • SAAF Announces Creation of Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th- A SAAF Place for Youth, January 4, 2017

    SAAF is very excited to announce its newest project to support the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community, the Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th- A SAAF Place for Youth. This project will create a dedicated space on 4th avenue which will house several of SAAF’s LGBTQ youth-centered prevention programs, including Eon, HIV Youth […]

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  • Wanted: Your Old Clothes! Savers Clothing Drive is On through December 15, December 8, 2016

    SAAF will be collecting clothing for our annual Savers FUNDrive through Thursday December 15! Bring your unwanted clothing to SAAF, located at 375 S. Euclid Avenue by Thursday December 15, let us know it is for the Savers FUNDrive, and SAAF will get a donation! For every 5 pounds of clothing, SAAF gets $1 and […]

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The mission of the Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation is to cultivate a healthy and stigma-free society through transformative action.