If you are not a member, we hope you accept a special invitation to join our growing, dynamic group of owners, operators, and supporters of assisted living. We believe we have more to offer than any statewide association representing the assisted living industry.

Arizona ALFA Staff

Karen Barno

President & CEO
Arizona Assisted Living Federation of America

Mariah Ortiz

Workforce & Events Associates
Arizona Assisted Living Federation of America

Executive Board

Scott McCutcheon


Julia Colangelo

Executive Director
Abbington Senior Living

Ira Shulman

At Large (Past Chair)
Kivel Campus of Care

Stephanie Templeton

At Large (Past Chair)
Executive Director
Clearwater at Agritopia

Eve Nettles

Past Chair

Board Members

Kirk Brooks

National Operations Specialist
Atria Senior Living

Frank White

Regional Director of Operations
Senior Resource Group

Jon Scott Williams

Executive Director
Fellowship Square – Christian Care

Darrion Brown

VP of Operations
Frontier Management

Diana Iacobucci

Managing Director
Watermark Senior Living

Bonnie Wood

Health Care Consultant
Westminster Village

Melanie Seamans

Regional VP of Operations
MorningStar Senior Living

Tracy Colburn

Executive VP of Operations
Cogir Management USA, Inc.

Dax Howard

Cascades Senior Living

Andrew Sheppard

VP of Operations – West Division
Brookdale Senior Living

Rhonda Thiel

Regional Director of Operations
Heritage Communications

Millie Oakeson

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Diamondback Healthcare Center


If you are a provider of goods or services to the Assisted Living Industry, we urge you to join ARIZONA ALFA now. Our industry providers are constantly looking for alternative sources and suppliers to the Assisted Living Industry currently unknown to them.