Heroes of Education
Partnering for Workforce Success
The health of our community, students and employees is of the utmost importance to us all. Therefore, the Foundation has decided to postpone the Heroes of Education Recognition Dinner originally scheduled for April 8, 2020, due to heightened concerns of COVID-19. A new date is yet to be determined. Please click here to learn more. For a list of resources to help with adapting to our rapidly changing environment click here.
Heroes Of Education 2020
Individual Hero of Education Honoree
President and CEO of Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.
Recognized for his longtime commitment to education and empowering students.
Corporate Hero of Education Honoree
Recognized for their continued generosity in providing numerous scholarships and programs across the Maricopa Community Colleges District.
Heroes of Education Recognition Dinner Committee
Julie Rees Co-chair
Secretary, Foundation Board of Directors, Triadvocates Public Affairs
Governing Board Member,
Maricopa Community Colleges
Carstens Family Funds
President and CEO,
Helios Education Foundation
Foundation Friend Sponsors
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Albert and Kathleen Winn
Past Heroes of Education Honorees
President and CEO, Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Arizona Community Foundation
Co-Founder and Chairman, Corporate Education Consulting, Inc.
Chairman, The Sundt Companies, Inc.
President CEO, Hispanic Women’s Corporation
Founding Chairman, Helios Education Foundation
President & CEO, Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.
President and CEO, Arizona College Scholarship Foundation
Chairman, Phoenix International Consultants, Inc.
Mayor, City of Phoenix
Regional President, Wells Fargo Bank
CEO, BlueCross BlueShield AZ
US Congressman, Arizona 4th District
President & CEO, Banner Health