2018 Civilians, Airmen & Soldiers of the Year

All Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs employees are invited!


Join us in celebrating your faithful service to the citizens of Arizona and the Nation at the Civilians, Airmen  & Soldiers of the Year banquet (formerly known as OSAY) on Saturday, April 28, at the Arizona Grand Resort and Spa.

Registration opens at 5 p.m., and social hour begins at 6 p.m. The CASY banquet is from 7 to 10 p.m.







Open now through 13 Aprill 2018. Registration includes a three-course meal and opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for prizes.

Prizes include:

  • 2-two night stays at the AZ Grand Resort;
  • 2-foursomes of golf with carts at the AZ Grand;
  • additional prizes to follow.



  • Civilians/Officers/E7 & above and each guest: $50
  • E6 & below and each guest: $20
  • Nominee (includes one guest): $0


Dinner Attire:



Men: Coat and Tie
Women: Cocktail/Evening Wear



Army Blue Mess, Blue Evening Mess, Army Service Uniform
(White Shirt & Bow Tie)



Officer: Mess Dress
Enlisted: Mess Dress or Semi-Formal




Come for the banquet, stay for the fun! Discounted room rates are available. Act soon, rooms are expected to go fast!

Room rate per night is $125 plus tax (Resort fee is included). Call 1-877-800-4888 for reservations, option #1, then option#3. Must reserve under event name "CASY 2018". Guest will receive four passes to the resort water park, and discounts on golf (20% off) and spa services (10% off). Discounted rooms are available until March 28, unless sold out earlier.


Social Media:

Like us on Facebook and check out our events page for further details. Use #NowMoreThanEver and share your CASY moments with us!



Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 18:00 to 22:00


Arizona Grand Resort and Spa
8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy
Phoenix,, AZ 85044
Phone: (602) 438-9000

CASY Contacts


Joint Force HQ:
SMSgt Corina Holt
(602) 267-2755


161st ARW
MSgt Ariel Goodwin
(602) 302-9491


162nd WG
TSgt Andrea Romo
(520) 295-6089


SSgt Jenn Bigelow
(520) 295-6369




MSG George Schimmel
(520) 750-5819


SFC Scott Rhoades
(520) 750-5894



SSG David Atkin
(520) 750-5567


SGT Anthony Senko
(520) 750-5521



SFC Bret Hobbiebrunken
(602) 267-2809


SFC Patricia Ortiz
(520) 750-5388



SFC Kurt Penttila
(928) 773-3153


CASY Event Links

CASY Registration

R.S.V.P. by 13 April 2018


Room Reservation
by 28 March 2018


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The 2018 CASY Banquet is sponsored by: Enlisted Association of the National Guard of Arizona  (EANGA)
Disclaimer: The appearance of external links does not constitute endorsement by the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs.