Patti Stoner is the vice president of Human Resources for Grand Canyon Education, formerly part of Grand Canyon University. In this role, she oversees the HR function that supports more than 13,000 employees for GCE, subsidiary Orbis Education and partner Grand Canyon University. With more than 25 years of experience, Stoner has served in an HR leadership or consulting role for organizations in industries that include education, healthcare, high technology, nonprofit and professional services.
Stoner is past president and board member of SHRM-Greater Phoenix, a chapter of the Society of Human Resources Management. She holds a Bachelor of Science in public administration from the University of Arizona and the Senior Professional in HR (SPHR) and SHRM Senior HR Professional (SHRM-SCP) certifications. Stoner is a second-generation Arizona native. She and her husband, Pat, live in Phoenix along with their daughter, Megan, who works remotely in public relations for Google.
Corina Yeh-Hilliard is thrilled to be joining the team at the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits as the events and marketing manager, overseeing in-person and virtual events and programs. She has spent most of her career in the environmental field in both the public and nonprofit sectors. Previous organizations she has worked for include Coronado National Forest, Saguaro National Park and the Center for Biological Diversity. Most recently, she worked at the Center for Biological Diversity, first as a membership assistant, and then as the volunteer coordinator and distributed organizer to support the organization’s litigation efforts. LAST NAME enjoys the people and passion behind the missions when it comes to working with nonprofits. In her free time, she likes to garden, hike and spend time with her rescue dogs.