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We believe in the power of

education to inspire all students.

Help a Student

Our Mission

Focus Foundation of Arizona connects skilled educators to youth in need.

Our Vision

We believe that when young people learn how to navigate their education, they can navigate their future.

Board of Directors

Tina Kanelos

Tina Kanelos

Executive Director, Focus Foundation & Director, Focus Tutors

I became a teacher because I love people. Growing up behind the counters of my family’s Phoenix restaurants, my parents...

Jennifer Tyma

Jennifer Tyma

Virtual Instructor at Edgenuity Inc.

Jennifer’s profile is coming soon!

Kathryn Lincoln

Kathryn Lincoln

Chief Investment Officer and Chair of the Board, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

One of the opportunities I have been provided, which I treasure the most, is that of an excellent education. It is...

Jordana Hale

Jordana Hale

Educator at Tesseract Middle School

Jordana’s profile is coming soon!

Amy Shuckhart

Amy Shuckhart

President, Amalyn Consulting

I am a second generation native to Arizona and my Grandmother moved here when she was a young girl, so...

Emily Craigo

Emily Craigo

Vice President of Operations, Apollo Global

Emily’s profile is coming soon!

Phil Manfredi

Phil Manfredi

Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder, Zuggand Inc.

Our Partners

Phoenix Rescue Mission
Zuggand

Contact Us

How can we help?

Phone:

(480) 428-8302

Email:

info@focusfoundationaz.org