We are

Greater Phoenix

Redefining business and culture


Our Team

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council team works collaboratively to support expansion and relocation projects for companies considering Greater Phoenix. From our dedicated Business Development team, to our expert Research and Strategy team, to our support staff, we are prepared to support companies exploring the region.

By The Numbers

0+ Years of Combined Economic Development Experience
0 Collective Years Lived in the Greater Phoenix Region
0 Pounds of Coffee Consumed Per Year

Executive Office

Chris Camacho

President & CEO

Margery Brown

Chief Operating Officer

Sarah Huebinger

Executive Assistant to the President & CEO

Business Development

Brad Smidt

Senior Vice President, Business Development

Stephane Frijia

Senior Vice President, Global Investment

Mitchel Allen

Vice President, Business Development, Industrial

Allison Gilbreath

Vice President, Business Development

Thomas Maynard

Director, Business Development

Darryn Jones

Director, Business Development

Research & Strategy

Maureen Howell

Vice President, Research & Strategy

Breann Preston

Senior Research Analyst

Amanda Straight

Senior Research Analyst

Bryan Smith

Research Analyst

Carlos Ortega

Research Analyst

Albert Stanton

Research Analyst

Marketing, Communications & Engagement

Michelle Kauk

Senior VP, Communications & Public Affairs

Colleen Schwab

Vice President, Marketing

Tim Bourcet

Community Engagement Manager

Stefanie Carson

Senior Graphic Designer & Photographer

Aubrey Badger

Marketing Coordinator

Tiffany Skall

Community Engagement Coordinator


Martha Miner

Senior Director, Operations

Kendra Rhodes

Office Manager

Dorothee Nygren

Office Administrator

Social Engagement Coordinator

Assist the marketing department in developing an online digital presence through blog writing, social media and other channels to improve GPEC's positioning online.

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Research & Strategy Internship

Assist the research and strategy department in providing in-depth research and analysis for the organization.

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Marketing & Comm. Internship

Assist the marketing and comm. department in developing content, coordinating events and updating social media.

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