Recommended Guidelines for Return to Activity

AIA's Executive Board has endorsed guidelines for the return to sport and activity for competition.

Return to Activity Guidelines

Contact the AIA

The Arizona Interscholastic Association offices are located at 7007 N. 18th Street in Phoenix, Arizona. For driving directions, please call (602) 385-3810 or consult the map.

Arizona Interscholastic Association
7007 North 18th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020-5552
Phone (602) 385-3810

Main Office Fax (602) 385-3779
Official's Office Fax (602) 385-3780

AIA Office hours are 7:00 AM-4:00 PM, Monday-Friday

For additional information on full-time staff members, please click on the persons name for their bio and job responsibilities, as well as contact information.

Front Office

Marie Espino
Front Office Assistant

Tournament & Membership

Joe Paddock
Assistant Executive Director

Dean Visser
Sports Administrator

David Shapiro
Tournament Coordinator

Dan Nero
Tournament Coordinator

Tyler Cerimeli
Official & Tournament Coordinator

Erin Coy
Tournament Coordinator

Karen Jacobson
Tournament Coordinator

Ashley Gronewold
Tournament Coordinator

Steve Harris
Tournament Coordinator


Brian Gessner
State Commissioner of Officials

Jeanie Kosower
Assistant Commissioner of Officials

Tyler Cerimeli
Official & Tournament Coordinator

Robyn Bingham
Officials and Content Coordinator

Finance & Operations

Denise Doser
Director of Finance - Operations

Amy Richmond
Staff Accountant

Brandy Young
Tournament Processing & Operations Coordinator

Jessica Garcia
Tournament & Operations Assistant

Human Resources

Herman House
Human Resources Manager

Business Development

Brian Bolitho
Director of Business Development

Seth Polansky
Sports Information Coordinator

Naomi Vaughn
Special Projects Coordinator

Jose Garcia
Multimedia Contributor

Jason Urasky
Senior Developer

Sam Crawford
Mid-Senior Developer

AIA Sports Properties

Frankie Acosta
General Manager

Non-Athletic Activities

Speech & Debate

Theater/One-Act Play




Executive Office

David Hines
Executive Director

Tayler Coady
Executive Assistant

Area Commissioners

Please Note: The Area Commissioners do not interpret or answer any questions regarding the AIA Constitution and Bylaws.

Jeanie Kosower
A99 – Phoenix Metro
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, Wrestling

David Whatton
P: (520) 343-5240

Paul Hughes
P: (520) 456-5960

Neil Yazzie
P: (928) 606-9331

Gary Schwartz
P: (602) 818-2814

Mike Gillespie
P: (602) 309-7443

Jonathan Larson
P: (928) 261-9052