Meet Our Team

Get to know us! We are proud of the leadership our Board of Directors provides to ensure that we are a preeminent community service agency in Phoenix that promotes women’s economic empowerment and the elimination of racism across Maricopa County. Our team is dedicated to creating a community that is equitable and inclusive for all.

Board of Directors

Joyce Medina Harper

Executive Director
Dougherty Foundation

Dr. Tara Nkrumah

Scientist/STEM Educator
Assistant Professor
Arizona State University

Maria Crimi Speth

Former Board Chair
Jaburg Wilk

Roxanne Wingate

Senior Community Relations Specialist
Cox Communications

Giselle Leyva Corella

Commercial Relationship Manager, AVP
Wells Fargo

Tina Brown

Community Advocate
Arizona Complete Health

Denise Eribes

Senior Technical Marketing Manager

Diana Gregory

President & CEO
Diana Gregory Outreach Services

Ashley V. Kelly

Vice President & Sr Business Consultant with a Focus on Underserved Entrepreneurs
Chase Bank

Stephanie Padilla

Sr. Director of Xeon Services
Intel Corporation

Leanna Taylor

Chief Executive Officer
The Arizona Pet Project

Bianca Vargas

Staff Accountant
St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance

Kara Williams

Former State Utility Commissioner
Public Service Commission of West Virginia



Home Delivered Meals Drivers

Victoria Draper

Cathy Hasenberg

Eden Knibbe

Martina Lopez

George Pfaff

Judy Pikop

Ralph Pikop

Chet Provorse

Maribel Quinones

Dreyvon Saunders

Peter Schuler

Robert Bitah (Volunteer)

Dan Boyle (Volunteer)

John Knoll (Volunteer)

Anita & Robert Smull (Volunteer)

Food Service Assistants

Heidi Blom

Ginger Cabrera

Johnny Garza

Maria Hernandez

Ruben Hernandez

Esperanza Rogoff

Doris Thomas

Kay Seibel

Nora Zavala

There are many ways to get involved at YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix

Your voice matters as we stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. Whether you have time, talents, or treasures to contribute, learn how you can plug in to the YWCA community.