Family Readiness

Family Readiness

Soldier & Family Readiness Program Managers

Facilitate the Commander’s ability to provide comprehensive, coordinated, and responsive services which support readiness of Soldiers and their Families .The team provides information, referral and outreach resources. The Program Managers keep unit leadership involved, without breaching trust, and encourage active unit participation in problem resolution. In addition, each Program Manager works as part of the Soldier & Family Support Team receiving guidance and working closely with the State Family Program Director. The Program Managers will provide administrative assistance and logistical support to the Command Team and Soldier & Family Readiness Group, and assist commanders in executing Soldier and Family well-being and readiness.  The Program Manager staff can be reached 24/7 by calling 1-800-233-7758.

Kelley Mure, Senior Manager, Phoenix (Papago)

Office: (602)629-4419

Cell: (602)341-9091

Email: [email protected]



Lisa Torres, Senior Manager, SoAZ (Valencia)

Office: (520)750-5891

Cell: (602)653-5519

Email: [email protected]



Gene Bennett, Program Manager, Glendale

Office: (602)629-4584

Cell: (602)-653-5424

Email: [email protected]



Selena Gutierrez, Program Manager, Phoenix

Office: (602)629-4016

Email: [email protected]



Ashley Marshall, Program Manager, Phoenix

Office: (602)629-4016

Cell: (602)653-5416

Email: [email protected]



Linda Miller, Program Manager, Marana

Office: (520)750-5363

Cell: (602)527-2566

Email: [email protected]



Vacant, Program Manager, Flagstaff

Office: (928)773-3123

Cell: (480)204-5701



Abe McCann, Program Manager, Phoenix

Cell: (480) 438-4115

Email: [email protected]



Terese Konugres, Program Manager, Florence

Office: (602)629-4888



James Puglia, Program Manager, Tucson

Office: (520)750-5355

Email: [email protected]




Child and Youth Program (CYP)

Promotes and sustains the quality of life and resilience of National Guard children and youth by providing secure, timely, flexible, high-quality support services and enrichment programs. The Child and Youth Program is available for school age eligible dependents of ARNG Service Members ages six to eighteen years, and offers a range of positive activities designed to promote resiliency, healthy development, and to ease transition to adulthood.

Jennifer Kartchner, Lead CYP Coordinator

Office: (602)629-4418

Cell: (602)341-8829

Email: [email protected]



Richard Mabry, CYP Coordinator

Office: (602)267-2658

Cell: (602)509-1039

Email: [email protected]






Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program (YRRP) 

Collaborate, partner with, and assist agencies and services invested in providing Service Members, Veterans, and their Family members with informational events and activities, referrals, and proactive outreach services throughout the phases of mobilization and deployment.

SFC Renee Villegas, Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program NCOIC

Office: (602)267-2657

Email: [email protected]



SFC Thomas Brown, Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program NCO

Office: (602)267-2302

Email: [email protected]