Advisory Board Members

Chairman of the Morrison Institute Advisory Board

Betsey Bayless

Betsey Bayless

Chairman of the Morrison Institute Advisory Board, Betsey Bayless was appointed President Emeritus of the Maricopa Integrated Health System in 2013 after serving eight years as the state’s only public hospital system’s President and CEO. A Republican, she was Arizona Secretary of State from 1997 to 2002, appointed to fill the unexpired term of Jane Dee Hull and elected to a full term in 1998. For eight years she was a member of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors, including two terms as chairwoman. She was director of the Arizona Department of Administration, acting director of the Arizona Department of Revenue, and assistant director of the Arizona Board of Regents. She is a member of the Greater Phoenix Leadership and numerous boards of directors including for TGen, Campaign Finance Institute, Fresh Start, the University of Arizona Foundation, and Arizona State University West Advisory Board. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Latin American Studies and Spanish from UA, a master’s degree in public administration from ASU, and an honorary doctorate degree of humane letters from UA.

Morrison Institute for Public Policy Advisory Board
Denny Barney  Denny Barney
Kate Brophy-McGee  Kate Brophy-McGee
Kerwin V. Brown  Kerwin V. Brown
Pearl Chang Esau  Pearl Chang Esau
Karl E. Gentles  Karl E. Gentles
Max Gonzales  Max Gonzales
Jeff Guldner  Jeff Guldner
Edmundo Hidalgo  Edmundo Hidalgo
John W. Hoopes  John W. Hoopes
Kil Huh  Kil Huh
Jonathan Koppell  Jonathan Koppell
Jacob Moore  Jacob Moore
Richard Morrison  Richard Morrison
Marc Muro  Mark Muro
Mary Pahissa Upchurch  Mary Pahissa Upchurch
Robert Robb  Robert Robb
Marcario Saldate IV  Macario Saldate IV
Greg Stanton  Greg Stanton
Lisa Urias  Lisa Urias