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Phil Lopes' Biography
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Wife: Pamela; 2 Children: Tobin, Mark
Dos Palos, CA
MA, Applied Anthropology, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1967
BA, Latin American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, 1965
AA, Liberal Arts, West Hills College, 1961
House Minority Leader, Arizona State House of Representatives, present
Precinct Committeeman, Legislative District 27
Representative, Arizona State House of Representatives, 2002-2010
District Chair, Legislative District 27, District 27, 1986-1988
No caucus information on file.
Instructor, University of Phoenix, 1981-present
Founding Faculty Member/Instructor, Anthropology/Community Development, Pima Community College
Arizona Health Foundation
Owner, Lopes Associates
Founding Faculty Member, University of Arizona, College of Public Health
Visiting Nurse Association Home Health Services
Executive Director, El Pueblo Clinic, 2002-2004
Executive Director, Arizona School-Based Health Care Council, 1998-2003
Assistant Director/Bureau Chief, Arizona Department of Health Services, 1994-1998
Senior Lecturer, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1989-1994
Assistant Director, University of Arizona Rural Health Office, 1987-1994
Executive Director, Health Systems Agency of Southwestern Arizona, 1981-1987
Country Director, Peace Corps, Ecuador/Brazil, 1976-1981
Staff, Peace Corps, Brazil, 1963-1965
Volunteer, Peace Corps, Colombia, 1961-1963
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, American Public Health Association, 1982-present
Board Member, Arizona Public Health Association, 1982-present
Member, American Health Planning Association
Founder/Board Member, Arizona Health Care Campaign
Member, National Association for Public Health Policy, 1994-2000
Member/Chair, Independent Citizens Committee, 1986-1990
Member, American Civil Liberties Union Southern Arizona Chapter, 1974-1976
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