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Preparing for the Future: Where will they live?

April 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

During this free event, participants will gain a basic understanding of the different housing options available for those with special needs.

We encourage parents, caregivers and individuals with special needs seeking and interested in learning more about housing options to attend this free workshop. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from different organizations dedicated to providing quality housing options in Arizona.

Attendees will also have the chance to visit provider booths before and after the event to ask questions and learn more about what they offer.


SARRC’s 18th Street Campus: 300 N 18th St, Phoenix, 85006


8:30 a.m.: Registration & provider tables open
9:00 a.m.Welcome to SARRC – Beth Salazar, Planned Giving Manager
9:10-9:35 a.m.Types of Housing Overview – Copa Health, Dr. Liz Carr
9:35–9:55 a.m.:  First Place–Phoenix, Kim Monette
9:55–10:15 a.m.Rainbow Acres, Jen Murphree
10:15-10:25 a.m.Break
10:25–10:50 a.m.Opportunity Tree, Kelli O’Toole
10:50-11:10 a.m.Mosiac, Traci Gruenberger
11:10–11:30 a.m.Goldensun, Craig Lee
11:25-11:45 a.m.: Provider tables open

Hear from a robust network of Arizona housing providers including:

Event contact

Beth Salazar, SARRC Planned Giving Manager, [email protected] or 602-574-7845

Thank you to SARRC’s Planned Giving Professional Advisory Council for coordinating this workshop:

  • Emily Taylor, Emily Taylor Law PLLC, Chairperson of the Council
  • Dave Binsfeld, General Southwest Insurance Agency
  • Elana Campbell, Intentional Students
  • Matthew Cherry, ABLE Financial Group
  • Robin Cochran, Honor Health
  • Mike Gombrich, Affirm Wealth Advisors
  • Charlotte Johnson, Davis Miles McGuire Gardener
  • Emily Kile, Kile Law Firm
  • Stephanie King, Charles Schwab
  • Kelly Kral, Dyer Bregman Ferris Wong & Carter, PLLC
  • Jill McIlroy, Arizona Community Foundation
  • Hannah Malinski, Zia Trust
  • Troy McNemar, McNemar Law Offices, P.C.
  • Rachel Page, CFP
  • Jay Parke, Walker & Armstrong LLP
  • Megan Selvey, Bivens & Associates, P.L.L.C., Vice-Chairperson of the Council
  • Karen Starbowski, SpecialCare Planner, MassMutual Arizona
  • Annette Stertzer, Bank of America, N.A. – US Trust
  • Lisa Sullivan, Trust Bank
  • Janet Tubbs, Insurance Professionals of AZ
  • Jacquie Weflen, TFO Phoenix
  • Matthew Wells, Renaissance Financial


April 20
9:00 am - 12:00 pm