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
  • Nikki Devito
  • Victor Espinoza
  • Ricardo Fernandez
  • Kerry Friedman
  • Kenny Garcia
  • Linda Hampton
  • Stephanie Hester
  • John Jackson
  • Kevin Jackson
  • Chandy Leverance
  • Jessica Lowell
  • Roseanne Loya
  • Michelle MacDonald
  • 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
  • Maritza Vallery
  • Marco Velarde
  • Mariano Zamora

Prevention Staff

  • Summer Dawn Bethea
  • Tony Bishop
  • Tatum Craft
  • Alethea Do
  • Moureen Drury
  • Taylor Ducklow
  • Monique Garcia
  • Samantha Gardner
  • Ricky Harrison
  • Zeanna Hawk
  • Michael Lopez
  • Ramon Lopez Serrano
  • Kevin Mauerman
  • Leslie Medeiros
  • Jason Rivera
  • Remmy Ruiz
  • Jai Smith
  • Christoper Thomas
  • 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

Gloria Beltran
Deona Lewis
Andres Pacheco
Joshua Richardson
Gloria Vallejos

News and Events

  • AZ Gives Day is Tuesday April 4, March 24, 2017

    The 5th annual Arizona Gives Day is Tuesday April 4 and we hope that you will consider giving to SAAF on that day. We have arranged match gifts totaling $3,000 but we need your help to make sure that we reach each match (see below for a listing of match donors). Plus, if SAAF is […]

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  • Why a Will workshop is March 24, March 11, 2017

    Did you know…Nearly half of all adult Americans do not currently have a will? If you do not have a will at the time of death, the State will make determinations about how your estate is divided up. In Arizona, if you are part of an unmarried, same-sex couple, your surviving partner will receive nothing […]

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  • SAAF Stands with Transgender Students & Calls on Trump Administration to Protect All Students, February 23, 2017

    Yesterday, the Trump Administration reversed a sound policy protecting the rights of transgender students. The Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation (SAAF) calls on President Trump, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to ensure all students have access to bathrooms that correspond to their gender identity and gender expression. The change to government […]

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