Tonya Macbeth

Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.
Attorney at Law
Board Member since January 2010
Linda Chase
Memeber Representative 
Board Member since January 2016

Bill Kennard

Office of Behavioral Health Workforce Development , AHCCCS 
Board member since January 2014

Thomas Pynn
CEO at Pynn & Associates
Board Member since January 2015

Linda Blair
Member Representative 
Board Member since June 2016

Kimberley Koenig,
Manager of Shelter Operations
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul 

Board Member since August 2017


Michael Curry 

Community Member 

​Board Member since  May 2017 

2017- 2018  Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is a governing body of volunteer leaders comprised of CHEEERS participants and others leaders who give their time and service to the CHEEERS community.  More than 51% of our Board of Directors have a shared mental health experience. The board develops the policies, strategies and the vision for CHEEERS, and ensures that all decisions made comply with local, state and federal regulations. 

Empowerment  Education  Employment

Sheree Lee
Member Representative 
Board Member since  August 2017

Robert Wright 
Member Representative 
Board Member since August 2017

Elizabeth Athens 

Lecturer ASU School of Social Work
Academic Director: TreeHouse Learning Community
Board Member since August 2017

Kristen Polin 

Vice President of Programs

notMykid, Inc.
Board Member since September 2017

President and CEO
Kimberly Craig
Board Member since March 2016

Immediate Past Chairperson and Advisor
Vicki Staples
Director of Outpatient Behavioral Health Services
Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
Maricopa Integrated Health System
Board  Service   2007- 2015