What makes Greater Phoenix so great: Casey Beauparlant

Published: 03/02/2023
Updated: 03/19/2023

Tell us a little about yourself:

I’ve lived in Greater Phoenix my whole life, and I feel most at home outside among the diverse flora and fauna that the Sonoran Desert has to offer. 

What city or town do you live in?


How long have you lived in Greater Phoenix?

My whole life! 

Where do you currently work and what is your job title?

I work at the Greater Phoenix Economic Council as a Graphic Design Intern.

What’s your favorite thing to do in Greater Phoenix on the weekends?

I love exploring the vibrant wildlife and scenic views that local hiking trails have to offer with my friends, family and dogs.

What’s your favorite local restaurant?

I love Green New American Vegetarian, a charming little restaurant in Tempe. 

What’s something that has surprised you about Arizona?

It’s not just scorching hot all the time, we have wonderful weather for a large percentage of the year.

Anything else you want to add?

I love the monsoon season in Phoenix, I can’t get enough of the dramatic clouds and rain.

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