Arizona Chapter of the Fulbright Association

About Us
The mission of the Fulbright Association is to advocate for the Fulbright Program and promote international education. Our vision is a world where international exchange is widely recognized as a force for peace.

Arizona Chapter of the Fulbright Association
The Arizona Chapter of the Fulbright Association is a statewide chapter serving Fulbright alumni and friends of international exchange. The chapter is focused on hosting engaging programs and events for Fulbright alumni and visiting Fulbright students and scholars throughout the state, primarily in Flagstaff, Tucson, and Phoenix. The chapter is closely affiliated with universities and colleges in the region, and often co-sponsors programs with these institutions.
Leadership
PRESIDENT
Brendan Thomson, representing Central Arizona Fulbright Senior Specialist to Nepal (2013) Fulbright Senior Specialist to Vietnam (2015)
CO-VICE PRESIDENT
Zain Kalphey, representing Southern Arizona Fulbright Distinguished Chair to Poland (2016)
Holly Wheeler, representing Northern Arizona Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to India (2016-2017)
TREASURER
Rick Szal United Nations ILO in the Philippines (1975-2001)
SECRETARY
Bridget Gutierrez Fulbright Young Professional (Journalism) to Germany (2004-2005)
BOARD MEMBERS
Kirsten Devin Fulbright Research Scholar to Brazil (2015-2016)
Hadiqa Maqsood Fulbright Foreign Student from Pakistan to the University of Arizona (2018)
Emilia Martinez-Brawley Senior Fulbright Fellow to the United Kingdom, Australia, Israel, and Spain Discipline Advisory Committee for Fulbright Scholar Awards for CIES
Norman Quinn Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Indonesia (2013-2014)
Joshua Ruddick Fulbright Japan Teacher Exchange (2016)
Kiran Sardar Fulbright U.S. Student from Pakistan to the University of Arizona (2017)
Iva Skobic Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to Brazil (2014)