Arizona boasts one of the largest manufacturing export sectors in the Twelfth District, with its largest employers spanning the trade, transportation, and utilities industries. The SF Fed also has a physical location in the state through its Phoenix Processing Center. Opened in 2001, the center serves the cash needs of the District’s southeastern region and is one of a handful of fully automated cash operations in the entire Federal Reserve System.



Qiana Charles

Qiana Charles
Regional Executive

Shannon Smith
Regional Engagement Officer


Jon Ford

Jon Ford
Outreach Manager

Government & Civic Relations Contacts

These are THE government and civic relations CONTACTS IN THE STATE OF arizona

Nicole Frisch

Vice President, Government & Civic Relations

Jessica Lum

Program Manager, Government & Civic Relations

Local Leadership

These are representatives of Arizona who serve on these Twelfth District Board and Councils

Jack Sinclair

Jack Sinclair (2024)

Chair of the Los Angeles Branch Board
Chief Executive Officer
Sprouts Farmers Market
Phoenix, Arizona

Terry Benelli

Terry Benelli (2026)

Los Angeles Branch Board
Executive Director
Local Initiatives Support Corporation Phoenix
Phoenix, Arizona

Erin Abrahamson

Erin Abrahamson (2025)

Community Advisory Council
Chief of Staff
National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
Mesa, Arizona

Krystal Burge

Krystal Burge (2025)

Economic Advisory Council
Chairwoman and Co-Owner
Desert De Oro Foods
Kingman, Arizona