Victoria has been an LD23 PC since 2017. She was the facilitator of the LD’s strategic plan in 2019 and joined the LD23 board later that year as the VC of Organization Development. In that role, she recruited PCs, trained them and engaged them throughout the election cycle. She developed & conducted training programs & authored weekly tips – small bites of training – which ran for over a year. She stopped at tip #55 when she was elected to be the LD Chair. Victoria’s prior experience includes over 20 years as a Human Resources executive, working for the US Army as a civilian, teaching at an Illinois Community College, social work with delinquent & pre-delinquent adolescents and, more recently, graduating from the Botanical Garden’s Desert Landscape School. She lives in Scottsdale with her crime-fiction-writer husband, James L. Thane and their cat Zane Grey.