Arizona Grantmakers Forum Board of Directors has named Laurie Liles as the next President and CEO of Arizona Grantmakers Forum.
Laurie brings more than two decades of association leadership and advocacy experience and previously served as CEO of the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association. Prior to assuming that role, she was AzHHA's senior vice president of public affairs and led the association's state and federal advocacy efforts for 19 years.
Her career began working on the research staff of the Arizona House of Representatives. She holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Northern Arizona University. In December 2014, she earned a master's degree from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.