Sheriff Paul Penzone has a combined 30 years of law enforcement and public safety experience. His resume includes a distinguished 21-year career with the Phoenix Police Department, with seven years dedicated to the department’s nationally-recognized Silent Witness program, which focuses on solving cold cases and apprehending dangerous fugitives.
After retiring from Phoenix PD, Sheriff Penzone spent time as Vice President with Childhelp, a nonprofit dedicated to the treatment and prevention of child abuse. He also owned and operated a successful private security firm that focused on issues such as school and workplace safety, threat mitigation, internal investigations and comprehensive security. Sheriff Penzone also supports numerous organizations across the Valley including the Phoenix Symphony, Law Enforcement Charities, The Boys and Girls Club, St. Vincent de Paul, Hospice of the Valley, Arizona Humane Society, Childhelp and Friends of the Arizona Cancer Center.
Raechel Megahan has more than a decade of online marketing experience and has worked at Glendale Community College for nine years. She was the Digital Marketing Specialist for six years winning numerous Social Media Marketing awards for the college. Now, she works as a Senior Data & Research Analyst and is an adjunct instructor in the Business & IT department. She is an expert at bringing data-informed strategies to online marketing and enjoys being the consultant to give away all her knowledge and then step back to watch what the talented business owners do with it. Raechel frequently volunteers her time to help local small businesses and non-profit organizations get up-and-running with their online marketing.
Raechel has an Associate of Science in Web Development, a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Grand Canyon University and a Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics from Pennsylvania State University. She is currently pursuing the remainder of her Masters in Statistics coursework with Texas A&M University. As a native of Arizona, Raechel enjoys escaping the heat of the valley with camping trips up north. When not running from the heat, she is active in mixed martial arts. She is a practitioner of Filipino Arnis, has the rank of green belt in Kenpo and is currently a black belt candidate in the art of Tang Soo Do.
June 25, 2020 – Social Media Marketing led by Raechel Megahan
August 19, 2020 – Web Design for Small Business – Michelle Blomberg
Sept 10, 2020 – Customer Relationship Mgmt led by Gabriela Cojanu
Jump Start Your Morning With The Glendale Chamber of Commerce!
Join the Glendale Chamber of Commerce and our host for our Coffee & Connections. This special networking event is a great way to meet with other Chamber members and make new connections, all before lunch! We encourage you and/or representatives from your company to join us for the entire time, 30 minutes or whatever fits into your schedule - a great way to engage with many business leaders!
This Quarter, we will be hosted by Credit Union West.
Chamber members: Complimentary
Future members: $60