JA Heroes

April 23, 2025 | Venue TBD

Stay tuned for more information for JA Heroes 2025! Save the Date – 4/23/25!
Help us celebrate some of the key educators, volunteers, and partners in our community who shape the futures of Tucson-area students and prepare them for success. Hear from local leaders about the impact of JA programs on the lives of students in our own backyard. This fun evening offers networking opportunities, awards, food and drinks, and a chance to hear how else you might get involved in preparing our
students to succeed in work and life. This event is FREE to attend.
Thank you to our JA Heroes Committee Chairs:
Chrisie Ballard
Dani Gomez
Irlanda Cuevas-Leyva



2024 Education Partner of the Year Brian Beebe, Tucson International Academies

2024 Legacy Award Eller Undergraduate Program UA Eller

JA Heroes 2024 Community Partner of the Year
Tucson Electric Power

2024 Teacher of the Year Christopher Voorhees Santa Clara Elementary, Sunnyside School District

2024 Volunteer of the Year Kirsten Dawson, Wells Fargo

2024 JA Hero Business Coordinator of the Year Travis Duran, WaFd Bank