Board of Directors

AZ Hands & Voices established its first board in the summer of 2007. We are currently accepting applications for both professionals and parents of children with a hearing loss. If you are interested in joining us, you may complete an online application.

  • Dawn Kempton– PresidentParent; BS Speech and Hearing Science, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Certificate
  • Victoria Smith-McVay – Vice-President Parent
  • Liliana HerreraSecretaryParent
  • Najwa Ghattas – Parent Outreach CoordinatorParent; BS Accounting, Post-Bac Elementary Education
  • Heidi Klomhaus – Executive Director – Guide By Your Side Coordinator Parent; BA Interdisciplinary Studies-Public Administration, AAS Sign Language Interpreting, Deaf Studies Certificate
  • Sarah Kaesler Professional; 
  • Kelly Nolan Parent
  • Lisa Pettit Parent