Sushi connoisseur, soccer aficionado and RV enthusiast Jeff Arnold lives in Arizona with his beautiful wife, Laura, and their four amazing children. Originally from a small town in Kentucky, he is a four-time best-selling author and founder of North America’s most awarded Insurance firm, RIGHTSURE. Jeff is passionate about building our community and leverages his business platform to support charitable organizations and economic development across Arizona.
Under his leadership, RIGHTSURE has become known as the company with the “Famously Friendly Humans” and is proud to offer local, in-person assistance with all insurance questions and coverage “From Pets to Jets.”
Midwest implant, who has gladly called Tucson home for a couple of decades. While proud of her Illinois upbringing and family up north, she’s now a firm enthusiast of Tucson winters – often embarrassing her family with the number of layers she wears for any weather under 70 degrees.
A lifelong, avid student of languages and cultures, ShaunMonet graduated from the University of Arizona, spent a year teaching English in Japan and then went on to get her master’s at The Thunderbird School of Global Management.
ShaunMonet loves to travel (domestic and foreign), enjoys cooking some, enjoys eating out even more and loves absolutely ALL THINGS Neil Diamond.
Ellen Taylor is a proud boy mom of two and has been putting down roots in Tucson for over fifteen years. Passionate about all things local, Ellen enjoys being able to share her favorite Arizona destinations (and 350+ days of sunshine) with friends, family and her rescue dog, Sam.
Ellen attended the University of Arizona and has worked in corporate partnerships to develop Tucson professional sports programs for the last two years. Some of her favorite partnerships provided free soccer clinics, tickets for teachers and library books for kids. She is thrilled to continue this work with The Arizona 100.
Hannah Van Sickle
Hannah Van Sickle is an educator turned freelance writer who has spent the past eight years telling the stories of myriad individuals, businesses and organizations across the country. Her work has appeared in print and online for national publications including Business Insider, Parents and People as well as regional outlets spanning Upstate House (NY), Litchfield Magazine (CT) and The Berkshire Edge (MA) where she is a regular features contributor.
While she lives and works in western Massachusetts, Hannah is keen on exploring new places (and their respective landscapes, culture and cuisine!) with her teenage daughters – one of whom attends college in Colorado. The Grand Canyon State, including its eponymous national park and canyon-carving river, is currently on the trio’s bucket list.