Board Members

SARRC's Board of Directors is a committed group of community leaders dedicated to advancing our mission and vision and who are deeply engaged in supporting individuals with autism and their families. Our Board focuses on organizational governance, strategic planning, fundraising, and serving as ambassadors for SARRC in our community.

  • Dr. Christine Wilkinson, Chair, Arizona State University, Senior Vice President and Secretary of the University
  • Chadwick Campbell, Vice-Chair, Thomas Title & Escrow, Senior Counsel
  • Nicole Goodwin, Vice-Chair, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Managing Shareholder
  • Stephanie King, Secretary, The Charles Schwab Corporation, Vice President-Investor Services
  • Scott Wallace, CPA, Treasurer, Wallace, Plese+Dreher, Principal
  • Dr. Daniel Openden, BCBA-D, ex-officio, SARRC, President and CEO
  • Julie Alpert, Community Volunteer
  • Gregory Bernosky, Arizona Public Service, Director of State Regulation and Compliance
  • Michael Bill, MJ Insurance, CEO
  • Pearl Chang Esau, Shàn Strategies, CEO
  • Tom Harris, AZ Diamondbacks, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Jason Lattin, CFA, Investments at BMO Private Bank, Regional Director
  • Ken McElroy, MC Companies, CEO
  • Paige Rothermel, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Chief Operating Officer
  • Kim Shepard, Cigna-Arizona, President
  • Pearl Woodring, Southwest General Development, Owner

Emeritus Members

  • Neil Balter, Community Volunteer
  • Gary Jaburg, Jaburg & Wilk, P.C., Managing Partner
  • Denise D. Resnik, Founder & President/CEO, First Place® AZ; SARRC co-founder 
  • Howard Sobelman, Esq., Partner, Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.