The Executive Team serves to facilitate the day to day operations of the county GOP.  These individuals work tirelessly to make sure that the incredible message of the Republican Party is effectively communicated with every citizen of Maricopa County.

We are blessed to have a group of professionals with such a diverse set of skill specialties.  Members of the Executive Staff are appointed by the Chairman.

Executive Director  |  Lisa Gray

Lisa has been actively involved in Arizona grassroots politics since 2007.  She is a former district chairman, campaign manager for Jeff DeWit’s bid for state Treasurer and has been instrumental in PC recruitment and training.  She is also a graduate of the Dodie Londen Excellence in Public Service Series.  Lisa and her husband Rick, moved to Arizona in 2006 and are blessed to call Arizona their home.

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Parliamentarian  |  Kathy Petsas 

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Sergeant-at-Arms  |  John Eaton

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PC Coordinator - East Valley  |  Nancy Cottle

Nancy is active in Arizona politics. In addition to her duties as a Precinct Coordinator, she also serves as a State Committeeman, and a Precinct Captain. Nancy is a member of Mesa Republican Women, having served a 2-year term as Treasurer. She is the 2016-2017 1st VP-elect of Programs. She holds an undergraduate degree from Kent State and a Masters from University of Phoenix. She is retired from The Boeing Company and operates a small consulting business.