The Southwest Center family works from the heart.
Our board and staff devote their whole, compassionate selves toward creating a healthier, more vibrant Arizona.
Jessica Yanow, Board Chair
Chief Operating Officer, Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers
Peter Rodriguez, Vice Chair
Vice Chair/Program Director, Joshua Tree Feeding Program
Jessyca Hipskind, Secretary
Chief Financial Officer, Downtown Phoenix, Inc.
Andy Vaughn, Treasurer
President & CEO, Alliant University System & CA School of Professional Psychology
Clinical Director, University of Phoenix Masters of Counseling Program
Associate General Counsel, Banner Health, Sonora Quest Laboratories
Banking Center Manager, Arizona Bank & Trust
Residential Faculty in Nursing, Mesa Community College
Sr. Assistant City Attorney, City of Phoenix Law Department
Councilwoman, Phoenix City Council
Interim Executive Director
Dr. Debra Joseph
Acting Practice Manager
Lisa M. Fontes, Ph.D.
Directors and Managers
Jesse Kern, LMS
Acting Director of Behavioral Health
Rhonda Davis-Begay, NP
Dr. Patrick Kuritz, DNP
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Front Desk Supervisor
Peggy Williamson, RD
Food & Nutrition Director
Education & Empowerment Manager
Medical Case Management Manager
HIV/STI Testing Manager