Team

MEET OUR TEAM

Aaron Dudney – SFC, US Army (ret)

President
Aaron Dudney is currently serving the Honoring Arizona’s Veterans board as their Vice President. Aaron works as an IT Manger for Arizona Public Service Corporation, a $6.5 billion, publicly-traded S&P 500 utility company. APS is Arizona’s largest and longest-serving electric company that has been in operation longer than Arizona has been a state. Retired US Army SFC that served 20 years active duty in the Signal Corp. He served tours in Korea (two), Germany and Somalia Africa, Ft Bragg NC, Ft Ord CA, Ft. Lewis WA and Ft Huachuca AZ. He is an Airborne Ranger, Senior Parachutist, ...

Board Members

Adam Such

Vice President
Adam Such is the vice president of military and veteran affairs at University of Phoenix. ...

Tony Passalacqua

Treasurer
Tony Passalacqua was born in Flagstaff, raised in Glendale, and lives in Peoria AZ. Tony ...

Galen Stutesman

Board Member
Galen Stutesman is a veteran of the Marine Corps who served on Active Duty from ...

Robert Solecki

Director
Robert Solecki is a Finance Analyst with Humana’s Senior Products supporting the Desert States, which ...

Bill Pedene

Board Member
Born in Pasadena, California, Bill is a retired Commander in the world’s most powerful nuclear ...

Katherine Brooks

Past President & Band Coordinator
Katherine Brooks, a native of Phoenix, is the wife of a USAF veteran and mother ...

Paula Pedene

Parade & Committee Chairman
During her now 35+ year military and federal career Paula Pedene’s expertise runs the gamut ...

Jessica Wells

Secretary
Jessica Wells is a Phoenix native currently serving the Honoring Arizona Veterans board as the ...