Director of Communications & Membership
Shirley joined Pinnacle as part-time Director of Communications in 2011 and transitioned to full-time in 2013 when Director of Membership was added to her responsibilities.
Her heart is in the non-profit sector, where she began her career serving within the media ministry of North Phoenix Baptist Church (NPBC). More recently she worked for over 22 years as Director of Marketing and Communications for the Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix.
Shirley, who was born in Toronto, and her husband, Walt, are avid animals lovers and currently are pet parents to a five-year old Golden Retriever they call E, short for Eeyore.
Shirley enjoys baking, reading, and her volunteer work with Arizona Golden Retriever Connection and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah.