Board Members

Deirdre Booth, CPSM, President

Leads the SMPS Arizona Chapter.

TankGirl Marketing
(480) 295-5767
deirdre@tankgirlmarketing.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 14
Years with SMPS: 14
Education: BA, English Literature, Sonoma State University
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/deirdre-booth-cpsm/6/700/aa
Twitter Profile: http://twitter.com/tankgirlmktg

Grenee Celuch, CPSM, President Elect

Will serve as the Chapter President in 2014 – 2015.

Concord General Contracting
(480) 962-8080
gmartacho@concordinc.com
Years in the A/E/C Industry: 11
Years with SMPS: 7
Education: MBA, University of Phoenix, Business Administration, BS, Wayne State College, Corporate Communications/Public Relations/Marketing
Linked in Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/grenee-martacho-celuch-cpsm/5/550/592

Kristi Bigelow, CPSM, Past-President

Served as the Chapter President 2012-2013.

David Evans & Associates, Inc.
(602) 474-9233
kbigelow@deainc.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 20
Years with SMPS: 11
Education: MBA, University of Phoenix; BS, Business Administration, University of Phoenix
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/kristi-bigelow/9/a3/408
Twitter Profile: http://twitter.com/KristiBigelow

Jana Brickey, CPSM, Treasurer

Manages the chapter’s finances, maintains the books, presents monthly financial reports at the monthly board meetings, compiles and files annual financial statement with national office and IRS.

DFDG
(602) 761-5103
jbrickey@dfdg.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 16
Years with SMPS: 10
Education: Business Administration and Management, International Business College
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jana-brickey/3/6b5/823

Laura Turiano, Secretary

Attends monthly board meetings, maintains and distributes monthly board minutes and supervises the Striving for Excellence committee and the chapter’s branding.

David Evans & Associates, Inc.
(602) 474-9233
lturiano@deainc.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 20
Years with SMPS: 6
Education: M.A., Counseling, University of Phoenix
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/laura-turiano/16/80/13b

Kris Gray, Delegate-at-Large

Serves as a knowledgeable resource to the board to ensure that they create a sustainable organization. Oversees the community project activities and industry association relations.

Logan Simpson Design
(480) 967-1343
kgray@logansimpson.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 13
Years with SMPS: 13
Education: B.S. Business Communications, University of Kansas, 2000
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=36136563&trk=tab_pro

Nicole Posten-Thompson, Membership Director

Responsible for overseeing all components of the Membership Branch, which includes oversight of: retention, recruitment, and job bank. Coordinate/execute annual membership survey.

Associated Architects
(480) 964-8451
nicole@associated-architects.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 13
Years with SMPS: 1
Education: BA in Architecture, Kent State University
Linked In Profile: www.linkedin.com/pub/nicole-posten-thompson/0/41a/873

Julie Solomon, Events Director

Responsible for overseeing the Events Branch including programs, hospitality and sponsorship.

CCS
(480) 348-0100 x230
jsolomon@ccsprojects.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 8
Years with SMPS: 2
Education: Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York -BA, Theatre Arts; Phi Beta Kappa
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/juliesolomon

Sara Libby, CPSM, Publicity Director

Responsible for overseeing the Publicity Committee Branch, which is responsible for the overall promotional and marketing activities of the chapter including: the preparation and distribution of quarterly newsletters, website maintenance, media relations, publicizing of upcoming events and all chapter communications.

SWCA Environmental Consultants
(602) 274-3831
slibby@swca.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 8
Years with SMPS: 8
Education: Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Arizona State University
Linked In Profile: www.linkedin.com/in/saralibby

Cricket Robertson, MBA, CPSM, Education Director

Responsible for overseeing the development and organization of educational workshops, knowledge tours, and the marketing coordinator’s club throughout the year and oversees the Education branch including CPSM certification, mentoring and regional education opportunities.

Adolfson & Peterson Construction
(480) 345-8700
crobertson@a-p.com
Years in A/E/C/ Industry: 16
Years with SMPS: 6
Education: MBA, Business Administration, University of Phoenix; BS, International Relations with Minors in Business & Russian, Brigham Young University
Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/cricket-robertson-mba-cpsm/7/61a/865