Man & Woman


2017 Man and Woman of the Year and Founders Award

These four honorees are being recognized for outstanding leadership, distinguished contributions and dedication to improving the quality of life in our community.

  • Bruce Wright, Associate Vice President for Tech Parks Arizona, has been selected as the 2017 Man of the Year.
  • Lynne Wood Dusenberry, retired, Senior Deputy General Counsel, University of Arizona, has been selected as the 2017 Woman of the Year.
  •  Fred Boice, President, Boice Financial Company, has been selected to receive the 2017 Founders Award.
  • Damion Alexander, Realtor, Long Realty, will receive the first-ever GTL Alumni Excellence Award

Thank you to our sponsors!


Influencer Sponsors:

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Southern Arizona

Graesser Foundation

Raytheon Missile Systems

Thomas R. Brown Family Foundation

Awards Sponsor:

Southwest Gas

Investor Sponsors: 



COX Communications

Holualoa Companies

Long Realty

Lovitt & Touche

Tucson Electric Power

University of Arizona Foundation

Magazine Sponsor:

BizTucson Magazine

Media Sponsor:

Clear Channel Outdoor

Video Sponsor: 

COX Communications

Invitation and Tribute Book Sponsor: 

Konica Minolta Business Solutions


Community Supporters

Arizona Theatre Company

Angel Charity for Children

Crest Insurance

Cushman & Wakefield/PICOR

Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment

Farhang & Medcoff PLLC

HSL Properties

Las Donas Del Presidio De Tucson

Pinnacle Plan Design

Southern Arizona Leadership Council

Sundt Construction

Tech Parks Arizona

Tucson Conquistadores

Tucson Medical Center

University of Arizona Department of Science

University of Arizona Government & Community Relations

YMCA of Southern Arizona











See a complete list of MWF Past Recipients.