Pam Grissom

Pam Grissom

Chairperson

Pam Grissom (Tucson) is the Chairperson of the Board and one of the founders of Arizona List.

Jessica Brandt

Jessica Brandt

Board Member

Jessica Brandt (Tucson) has her bachelors in Psychology from the U of A and her Masters in Social Work from ASU.

Renee Morton

Renee Morton

Board Member

Renee Morton (Tucson) is a Tucson business woman who owns and operates Homestyle Galleries, Southern Arizona’s largest consignment with- new furniture showrooms.

Andrea Gerlak

Andrea Gerlak

Board Member

Andrea Gerlak (Tucson) is the Director of Academic Development for the International Studies Association and Environmental Policy Faculty Associate with the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy at the University of Arizona.

Harriet Young

Harriet Young

Board Member

Harriet Young (Flagstaff) holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Rice University. As a retired professor of Northern Arizona University’s Political Science Department, Harriet is a dedicated activist and Democrat within her community.

Bridget Riceci

Bridget Riceci

Board Member

Bridget Riceci worked in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors as a business executive and a social worker while also serving as a community volunteer in political and public health endeavors.

Charlene Mendoza

Charlene Mendoza

Board Member

Charlene Mendoza is a native Tucsonan who is the Principal and a teacher at Arizona College Prep Academy, a public charter high school.

Madeleine Wachter

Madeleine Wachter

Board Member

Madeleine Wachter has been a women’s rights activist in Arizona for over 35 years.

Gloria Montaño Greene

Gloria Montaño Greene

Board Member

Gloria Montaño Greene’s experience is focused in government and community work, her expertise includes federal policy, politics, advocacy, intergovernmental relations, communications, and management. She is originally from rural Arizona, worked a decade in Washington, D.C. and has returned to her native Arizona.

Luis Heredia

Luis Heredia

Board Member

Luis Heredia works as a senior congressional staffer and currently represents Arizona on the Democratic National Committee.

Jodi Liggett

Jodi Liggett

Board Member

Jodi Liggett is a proud native Arizonan and fierce women’s advocate.  A public policy expert, she has worked in both Republican and Democratic administrations, as well as the nonprofit and private sectors. She is now incubating a women’s issues think tank and advocacy group- the Arizona Center for Women’s Advancement (ACWA).

Sam Riestenberg

Sam Riestenberg

Board Member
Sam Riestenberg works as a communications consultant for the federal government. She received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Arizona and her M.P.S. in Public Relations from Georgetown University. She began her career over a decade ago as an Arizona List intern.