The Phoenix Shapers are a force of young professionals imagining and implementing new realities for Phoenix. 


The Phoenix Shapers are a force of young professionals imagining and implementing new realities for Phoenix.

Branched out of the World Economic Forum, the Shapers create solutions for the world's most pressing problems.



Imagining a new education system that celebrates teachers


Anchoring young professionals to impactful experiences


Creating new career opportunities for refugees



Mary Hebert / Founding Curator 2015

Emily Mead / Former Curator 2016

Caleb Barclay /  Former Curator 2017

Andrew Knochell / Former Vice Curator 2017

Kari Scherling / Curator 2018

Carlos Valcarcel / Vice Curator 2018

Miranda Cain

Colby Gergen


Daniel Valencia

Ciara Archer

Rebecca Santiago

Bryan Smith

John Fetherston

Alina Penny

Amber Penny

Tanner Mattson

Looking to connect?

We hold annual recruitment process in the summer for interested members. We look for active members in the Phoenix community that are under the age of 30. If this is something you are interested in, please reach out. We'd love to chat!