Jack W. Lunsford

Board Chariman

The Lunsford Group LLC (President)

Jack W. Lunsford has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Arizona Investment Council since 2014.


A Phoenix native, Mr. Lunsford brings more than four decades of experience in Arizona’s private, public, and non-profit sectors to AIC. He is best known for his role as the former president, CEO and co-founder of WESTMARC, a regional coalition among the leaders of business, government, education, and community organizations in Western Maricopa County. He has also held many prestigious leadership posts, including founding The Lunsford Group consulting business and spending two decades as Director of Office of Government Relations and External Affairs. He also served as Special Assistant to Phoenix Mayor, Greg Stanton. Mr. Lunsford is currently President & CEO of Arizona Small Business Association.

Erika Hanson

Board Vice-Chairman


US Solar Holdings LLC
(VP, Project Development)

Mike Grant

Board Secretary


Attorney (Retired)

Wendy Feldman-Kerr

The Feldman Agency

Dick Foreman

AZ Business & Education Coalition

Ken Bennett

Former Arizona Secretary of State

Elliot Hibbs

Arizona Department of Education (Retired)
(Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction)