Phoenix Community Alliance

Phoenix Community Alliance (PCA) is an affiliate of Downtown Phoenix Inc. and the premier membership organization for downtown leaders. Through the alliance of a strong and diverse membership, PCA fulfills its mission to activate, advocate, and build the Phoenix we want. For more information visit

Board of Directors:

Judy Bernas
Associate Vice President
University of Arizona

Chris Callahan
Dean and University Vice Provost
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, ASU Downtown Campus

Gary DuBrock
Barron Collier Company

Margaret Dunn
Dunn Transportation

Mike Ebert — Vice Chair
Managing Partner
RED Development

Pat Edwards
Burns McDonnell

Dave Elrod
Regional Manager
DPR Construction

Howard Epstein — Vice Chair
National Executive
OREO/Real Estate Asset Sales
Bank of America

Lisa Everhart
Community Development Officer
Wells Fargo Bank

Gregory Falls
Sherman & Howard

Sandra Ferniza
Private Professional

Diane Haller — Vice Chair
Quarles & Brady

Chris Herstam
Government Relations
Lewis Roca Rothgerber

Jay Hicks
Design Principal
Logan Simpson Design

Marcia Karasek
Business Development Manager
Old Republic Title

Beau Lane
Lane Terralever

Larry Lazarus
Lazarus, Silvyn & Bangs

Michael Lieb
Los Olivos Office Partners LLC

Jim Lodge
Vice President & General Manager
NRG Thermal Northwind Phoenix LLC

Mark McLaren
Vice President
HDR/S.R. Beard & Associates

Jim McPherson
Private Professional

Mike Medici
President & Managing Partner

John Misner
Chief Operating Officer & General Manager
12 News/KPNX-TV

David Newcombe
Private Professional

Steve Narang, M.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center

Christine Noyes — Secretary
Gust Rosenfeld

Lisa Perez
External Affairs Manager
Dignity Health/St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center

Carol Poore, Ph.D.
Private Professional

Heidi Schaefer
Manager, Corporate Taxes, SRP

Kurt Schneider — Vice Chair
L.D. Schneider & Associates

Krista Shepherd
Gould Evans

Mo Stein — Chairman
HKS, Inc.

Mark Temen
Audio Video Resources

Steve Zabilski
Executive Director
St. Vincent de Paul Society

Cree Zischke
Vice President and Regional Manager
JP Morgan Chase

Ed Zito
Alliance Bank

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