Southern AzAEYC

Celebrating its 50th year in 2015!

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Southern Arizona Association for the Education of Young Children serves 
Pima, Santa Cruz, Cochise, Graham and Greenlee counties.

Number of Members 


Counties Served

Pima, Santa Cruz, Cochise, Graham, and Greenlee


Who to Contact

Debby Buchanan SAzAEYC Manager

2015 SAzAEYC Board Roster

President Jenny Douglas
Past President Donna Cohn
President-Elect Alicia Durbin
Vice President of Communications (co-chair) Donna Jurich
Vice President of Communications (co-chair) Becky Myrick
Vice President Public Policy Emilie Pechuzal
Vice President Nominations and Awards Renee Hartje
Vice President of Membership Diana Hill
Vice President of Services Christine Vega
Secretary Nicole Bartels
Treasurer William Arthur
Student Representative Robin Zemaitis
Student Representative Rebecca Carreon
Member-at-Large Robin Stirling-Kottabi
Member-at-Large Jackie Shipley
Member-at-Large Serina Holmes
Member-at-Large Erin Aquilar


Upcoming SAzAEYC Activities

SAzAEYC Governing Board Meetings
1st Wednesday of the Month
5:15 - 7:15 pm
International School of Tucson
1701 E Seneca St.
Tucson, AZ 85719

SAzAEYC Annual Conference
Saturday, October 1, 2016
The University of Arizona in Tucson

This conference is your local opportunity to connect with over 500 early educators from the South West.  People come from all over AZ,  NM, and CA.

Additional Information

For more information, visit the SAzAEYC website: or contact us at