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Grace Appelbe

Grace Appelbe

Grace has knowledge and experience in advocacy, policy, and government affairs on the state and federal levels. Prior to joining the Chamber, Grace served as Policy Advisor for Governor Doug Ducey. In this role she focused on the development and implementation of policy and worked closely with state agencies and the legislative, operations, budget and …

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Courtney Coolidge

Courtney Coolidge

Courtney Coolidge serves as the Vice President for Government Affairs at the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry.   Prior to joining the Chamber, Courtney served as the Senior Director for State Relations at Arizona State University and the Deputy Chief of Staff for the Arizona Department of Public Safety where she oversaw legislative affairs, …

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Tom Ducey

Tom Ducey

Tom graduated from Miami University in 2017 with a degree in Finance. After graduation, Tom worked on the reelection campaigns of Senator Kate Brophy McGee and Representative Jeff Weninger. Prior to joining the Chamber, Tom represented corporate clients in the defense, technology, and alcohol sectors at a local contract lobbying firm.