Southwest Valley Literacy Association
John Cosgrove, Principal & Owner of AZ Growth Advisors, brings over 40 years’ leadership and business management experience to the AZ Growth Advisors process, including expertise in strategic planning, marketing, sales, operations and administration.
|Jan Cosgrove, President||Susan Rudoy, Vice President||Jeff Shank, Treasurer|
Jan Cosgrove serves as the President of the Southwest Valley Literacy Organization.
education background. With an Masters in
Education she has spent several years
teaching high school English followed by
management positions at both the local
and national level in the field of
communications. Jan is a Pro Literacy
certified trainer of tutors and also tutors
students. She brings organizational skills
and passion for the success of SVLA to this position. Jan resides in Goodyear. (email@example.com)
Susan Rudoy, Serves as the Vice President
of Southwest Valley Literacy
She holds a Master’s Degree from Colgate
University N.Y. in Social Studies and a
Masters in Special Education from
Bowling Green, Ohio with a specialty in
working with learning disabled students,
is now retired and a Certified Pro-Literacy America trainer as well as an active tutor. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Jeff Shank serves as the Treasurer for SVLA.
currently residing at Pebble Creek
in Goodyear. Both Jeff and his wife are active SVLA tutors and also serve as
after-school tutors in the
Phoenix/Glendale School systems. (email@example.com)
The Executive Committee positions are filled by volunteers. Each member is responsible for specific functions to operate SVLA. The Advisory Board consists of individuals who donate their expertise on an “as needed” basis.
Working Board Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. If you wish to attend and/or address the Board, please call ahead (623-695-4321) to be added to the meeting agenda.