of the Steering Committee
In January of 2006, a Steering Committee of local leaders was formed to
guide the development of the Quality of Life Index.
They met throughout 2006 as volunteers representing many of
the County’s important sectors. They had several roles.
determined what should be measured and how to measure it.
helped gather the best available data and served as technical
reviewers where appropriate.
established the need for benchmarking ourselves against others.
- They provided an important reality check for the
process, helping to ensure that the final work product meets
project goals and is presented in an accessible manner.
Charles Austin, Douglas Police Chief
Lee Basnar, Columnist
Trudy Berry, Cochise
for Economic Research
Dr. Mike Carter,
Rick Coffman, Castle & Cook
Sally Holcomb, SEABHS-New Turf
Col. Jonathan Hunter,
Darcy Olmos, CBP Border patrol
David Naugle, Southwest Gas
Dr. Karen Nicodemus,
Carol Sanger, Cochise Community Foundation