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Arizona's film offices are ready to assist with all your production needs.


Arizona Film & Digital Media (AFCI)

Arizona Film & Digital Media (AFCI)

Matthew Earl Jones, Director
100 N. 7th Ave., Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: 602.845.1296;
Fax: 602.845.1201;
Website: GoFilmAZ.com

 ARIZONA FILM & DIGITAL MEDIA (AFCI)

ARIZONA FILM & DIGITAL MEDIA (AFCI)

Ramsay Wharton, Program Manager
100 N. 7th Ave., Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: 602.845.1294;
Fax: 602.845.1201;
Website: GoFilmAZ.com

Bisbee

Bisbee

Theresa Coleman, City Manager
915 S. Tovreaville Road
Bisbee, Arizona 85603

Phone: (o) 520-432-6014;
Fax: 520-432-6069;

Flagstaff (AFCI)

Flagstaff (AFCI)

Lori Pappas, Marketing & Media Relations Manager
Flagstaff Convention & Visitors Bureau
211 W. Aspen Avenue
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5399 

Phone: 928.213.2916;
Toll Free: 800.217.2367 ext. 2916;

Flagstaff (AFCI)

Flagstaff (AFCI)

Meg Roederer, Communications Specialist
Flagstaff Conventions & Visitors Bureau
211 W. Aspen Avenue
Flagstaff, Arizona  86001

Phone: 928.213.2924 (c) 928.522.3254;
Fax: 928.556.1305;

Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City

Jackie Leatherman, Director of Event Marketing
314 London Bridges Rd.
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 

Phone: 928-453-3444 x 132;

Marana (AFCI)

Marana (AFCI)

Laura Cortelyou, Tourism and Marketing Manager
Town of Marana
11555 W. Civic Center Dr.
Marana, Arizona 85653

Phone: Office: (520) 382-1988; Cell: (520) 448-7480 ;

Mesa

Mesa

Jessica Brodersen, Public Information Officer
20 E. Main Street, Suite 700
P.O. Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211-1466

Phone: O: 480-644-5035;
Website: Film Mesa

Page

Page

Timothy Suan
Community Development Director
City of Page, Arizona
697 Vista Avenue
P.O. Box 1180
Page, AZ 86040

Phone: o: 928-645-4261 c: 928-614-4380;

Peoria

Peoria

David Valenzuela, Chief Business Attraction Officer
City of Peoria
9875 N 85th Ave.,
Peoria, AZ 85345

Phone: 623-773-5121;

Phoenix  (AFCI)

Phoenix (AFCI)

Phil Bradstock, Film Commissioner
200 W. Washington, 20th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85003-1611

Phone: 602-262-4850 ;
Website: Film Phoenix

Prescott

Prescott

John Heiney
201 S. Cortez Street
Prescott, AZ 86303

Phone: 928-777-1220;
Website: Film Prescott

Scottsdale

Scottsdale

Holli Shannon, Tourism Assistant

7506 E Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Phone: 480-312-2728; 480.312.7177 ;

 Sedona

Sedona

Emma Keider, Communications Manager
331 Forest Road
Sedona, AZ 86336

Phone: 928-204-1123 Ext. 170 ;
Website: Visit Sedona

Tucson (AFCI)

Tucson (AFCI)

Peter Catalanotte, Director
115 S. Church Ave, Suite 200
Tuscon, AZ 85701

Phone: 520-770-2172;
Website: Film Tucson

Tucson (AFCI)

Tucson (AFCI)

Mathew Bogaert, Project Manager
115 S. Church Ave, Suite 200
Tuscon, AZ 85701

Phone: 520-770-2124;
Website: Film Tucson

Winslow

Winslow

Roberta Cano, Community Services Coordinator
City of Winslow
21 Williamson Avenue

Winslow, AZ 86047

Phone: 928-289-1411;
Website: Visit Winslow

Wickenburg

Wickenburg

Julie Brooks, Executive Director
216 N. Frontier St
Wickenburg, AZ 85390-1419

Phone: 928-684-5479;

Yuma

Yuma

Linda Morgan, Executive Director
180 W. 1st Street, Suite D. 
Yuma, AZ 85364

Phone: 928-376-0100 ;
Website: Visit Yuma

ASSOCIATED FILM OFFICES

ASSOCIATED FILM OFFICES

The Arizona Film & Digital Media Program coordinates with the following film offices to assist with locations, crew, talent, and production services within their jurisdictions.


State of Sonora, Mexico

State of Sonora, Mexico

Luis Alberto Gonzalez, Dir. of Promotions & Events
Visit Sonora
Comfort S/N Centro de Govierno, Edificio Sonora Ala Norte
Tercer Nivel, Col. Villa de Seris C.P 83280
Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

Phone: (011) 52-662-289-5800 x146;

City of Hermosillo, Mexico

City of Hermosillo, Mexico

Riky Schwarzbeck Artee
Hermosillo Film Commissioner
Hermosillo Conventions & Visitors Bureau

Phone: (011) 52-662-285-5050 / 5946;

City of Rocky Point, Mexico

City of Rocky Point, Mexico

Lizette Ibarra, Rocky Point Conventions & Visitors Bureau 
Plaza Pelícanos, Av. Coahuila #444,
Local 5-C, Entre Blvd. Freemont y Víctor Estrella,
Col. Benito Juárez. Puerto Peñasco, Son. C.P. 83550

Phone: o: (011) 52-638-388-0444  c: (011) 52-1-638-105-3384;

Navajo Nation

Navajo Nation

Edsel Pete, Program Manager I
Navajo Nation TV & Film
Division of Human Resources
Building #4611 Tribal Hill Drive
Window Rock, AZ 86515

Phone: o: 928-871-7826 c: 520-247-3366;

FILM RESOURCE COORDINATORS

FILM RESOURCE COORDINATORS

Film Resource Coordinators (FRCs) are key individuals tied to the industry and/or rural governments who are familiar with particular areas and therefore have been selected by the Arizona Office of Film & Digital Media to serve as ambassadors of goodwill by providing additional resources and assistance to productions filming across the State of Arizona.  If you're interested in serving as an FRC for your community, please Contact Us


INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

MEXICO
Lorena Rueda 
Arizona Mexico Commission
602-364-0338 
lrueda@az.gov 
Sonora - Mexico


MEXICO

Alonso Dominguez Ruiz
(011) 52-1-638-109-8745
AlonsoDominguez@hotmail.com
City of Rocky Point - Mexico


Arizona

Arizona

Liza Noland
Director of Rural Programs
Local First Arizona Foundation
480-550-0016 
liza@localfirstaz.com
All Counties - Arizona


Northern Arizona - Coconino County

Northern Arizona - Coconino County

Eric Peterson
Director, Public Affairs
Coconino County
o: 928-679-7177 c: 608-772-2682 
epeterson@coconino.az.gov
Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Coconino County


Northern Arizona - Page

Northern Arizona - Page

Levi Tappan
Mayor of Page
928-660-8868
levitappan@yahoo.com
Page - Coconino County


North Arizona - Page, Flagstaff

North Arizona - Page, Flagstaff

Rand Jenkins

928-607-2936

rand@mountainmojogroup.com

Flagstaff, Page - Coconino County


Northern Arizona - Sedona

Northern Arizona - Sedona

Nita Blum 

323-559-1695 

nita@blumsbrandhouse.com 

Sedona - Yavapai County

Website: Visit Sedona

Northern Arizona - Tusayan

Northern Arizona - Tusayan

Charlie Hendrix

Town Manager

Town of Tusayan

928-638-9909 office

928-637-4297 cell

tusayantownmanager@gmail.com

Tusayan - Coconino County 

Website: Visit Tusayan

Northern Arizona - Williams

Northern Arizona - Williams

Heather Herman

Front Burner Media

Public Relations

928-202-2374

Heather@frontburnermedia.com

Williams - Coconino County


Northern Arizona - Navajo County

Northern Arizona - Navajo County

Glenn Kephart

County Manager

Navajo County
o:928-524-4112 

c:480-784-7312

glenn.kephart@navajocountyaz.gov

Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Navajo County


Northern Arizona - Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside

Northern Arizona - Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside

David "Doc" Skinner

928-368-7929

docskinner@gmail.com

Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside - Navajo County


Northern Arizona - White Mountain, Pinetop-Lakeside

Northern Arizona - White Mountain, Pinetop-Lakeside

Cyndie Shaffstall

White Mountain Conventions & Visitors Bureau

o: 928-358-5398

c: 303-520-6114

cshaffstall@cshaffstall.com

White Mountain, Pinetop-Lakeside - Navajo County


Northern Arizona - Apache County

Northern Arizona - Apache County

Devin Brown

Director, Community Development

Apache County

928-337-7547

devbrown@co.apache.az.us

Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Coconino County

 


Northern Arizona - Springerville

Northern Arizona - Springerville

Joseph Jarvis

Manager

Town of Springerville

928-333-2656 ext. 226

Town Clerk ext. 224

manager@springervilleaz.gov

Springerville - Apache County


North Central Arizona - Yavapai County

North Central Arizona - Yavapai County

David Williams

Director, Development Services

Yavapai County

928-499-8849 

davidc.williams@yavapai.us

Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Maricopa County

Permit Application


North Central Arizona - Camp Verde

North Central Arizona - Camp Verde

Steve Ayers

Director, Economic Development

928-554-0007

Steve.Ayers@CampVerde.az.gov

Camp Verde - Yavapai County


North Central Arizona - Chino Valley

North Central Arizona - Chino Valley

Maggie Tidaback

Economic Development Project Manager

Town of Chino Valley

o: 928-636-2646 ext/ 1201

c: 928-899-2559

MTidaback@chinoaz.net

Chino Valley - Yavapai County


North Central Arizona - Clarkdale

North Central Arizona - Clarkdale

Tracie Hlavinka

Town Manager

Town of Clarkdale

928-639-2415 

Tracie.Hlavinka@Clarkdale.AZ.gov

Town of Clarkdale - Yavapai County


North Central Arizona - Cottonwood

North Central Arizona - Cottonwood

Leah Donell

Marketing and Public Information Specialist

Town of Cottonwood

928-340-2728

LDonell@CottonwoodAZ.gov

Town of Cottonwood - Yavapai County


North Central Arizona - Jerome

North Central Arizona - Jerome

Toni Ross

602-434-4786

jeromefilmfestival@gmail.com

Jerome, Clarksdale, Cottonwood - Yavapai County

Website: Visit Jerome

North Central Arizona - Jerome

North Central Arizona - Jerome

Jason Ryan

480-593-1042

jeromefilmfestival@gmail.com

Jerome, Clarksdale, Cottonwood - Yavapai County

Website: Visit Jerome

North Central Arizona - Prescott

North Central Arizona - Prescott

Rochelle Savory

213-505-4498

rochellesavory@mac.com

Prescott - Yavapai County

Website: Film Prescott

Central Arizona - Gila County

Central Arizona - Gila County

Paul Wolterbeek

Public Information Officer

Gila County

928.402.4329

pwolterbeek@gilacountyaz.gov


Central Arizona - Globe/Miami

Central Arizona - Globe/Miami

Karalea Cox

Southern Gila County Economic Development Coalition

928-245-1998

sgcedc@cableone.net 

Globe/Miami - Gila County

Website: Visit Globe

Central Arizona - Globe/Miami

Central Arizona - Globe/Miami

Cami Lucero

Southern Gila County Economic Development Corporation

928-425-4444 

Cami@CamiLucero.com

Globe/Miami - Gila County

Website: Visit Globe

North Central Arizona - Young

North Central Arizona - Young

Gary Tallman

480-545-0277

gtallman2@aol.com

Young - Gila County

Website: Visit Young

Central Arizona - Maricopa County

Central Arizona - Maricopa County

Fields Moseley

Communications Director, Maricopa County

602-506-6453 

moseleyf@mail.maricopa.gov

Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Anthem

Central Arizona - Anthem

Greg Long

Anthem

808-936-8920

greger808@gmail.com

Anthem - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Anthem

Central Arizona - Buckeye

Central Arizona - Buckeye

Chuck Disney

602-617-9516

chuckdisney@gmail.com

Buckeye - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Buckeye

Central Arizona - Chandler

Central Arizona - Chandler

Matt Burdick

Communications & Public Affairs Director

City of Chandler

o: 480-782-2232 c: 480-622-4445

Matthew.Burdick@chandleraz.gov

Chandler - Maricopa County

 

Hermelinda Llamas

Special Event Coordinator (Permit Processing)

City of Chandler

480-782-2665

Hermelinda.Llamas@chandleraz.gov 


Central Arizona - Chandler

Central Arizona - Chandler

Marcelo Dietrich

310-853-2652

robertmarcelodietrich@gmail.com

Chandler, Tempe - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Tempe

Central Arizona - Fountain Hills

Central Arizona - Fountain Hills

James P. Smith, CEcD

Economic Development Director

Town of Fountain Hills

o: (480) 816-5104

c: (480) 359-7350

jsmith@fh.az.gov

Town of Fountain Hills - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Gilbert

Central Arizona - Gilbert

Dana Berchman

Chief Digital Officer
Town of Gilbert

480-503-6765 
dana.berchman@gilbertaz.gov

Film Permit Information

City of Gilbert - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Gilbert

Central Arizona - Gilbert

Central Arizona - Gilbert

Elizabeth Rohe
Digital Journalist

Town of Gilbert

C: (480) 435-1499

Elizabeth.Rohe@GilbertAZ.gov

Film Permit Information

City of Gilbert - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Gilbert

Central Arizona - Gilbert

Central Arizona - Gilbert

Leah Williams

928-275-4030

gilbertwilliams1@cox.net

Gilbert - Maricopa County

Website: Visit Gilbert

Central Arizona - Goodyear

Central Arizona - Goodyear

Tammy Vo

Director of Communications

City of Goodyear

623-882-7053 

tammy.vo@goodyearaz.gov

Goodyear - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Guadalupe

Central Arizona - Guadalupe

Jeff Kulaga

Town Manager

Town of Guadalupe

480-505-5376

jkulaga@guadalupeaz.org

Guadalupe - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Guadalupe

Central Arizona - Guadalupe

Carlos Valencia

602-561-5417

Carlos@yaquipride.com

Town of Guadalupe - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Litchfield Park

Central Arizona - Litchfield Park

Bill Stephens

City Manager

City of Litchfield Park

o: 623-935-5033 c: 623-670-4060

bstephens@litchfield-park.org

Litchfield Park - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Scottsdale

Central Arizona - Scottsdale

Shannon B. Gardner

310-849-5802

Shannon@goAZproductions.com

City of Scottsdale - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Surprise

Central Arizona - Surprise

Diane Arthur

Deputy City Manager

City of Surprise

623-222-1422

diane.arthur@surpriseaz.gov

City of Surprise- Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Surprise

Central Arizona - Surprise

Virginia Mungovan

Marketing & Communications Manager

City of Surprise

623-222-1431

virginia.mungovan@surpriseaz.gov

City of Surprise- Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Tempe

Central Arizona - Tempe

Jenny Leon

Special Events Coordinator

City of Tempe

480-350-8784 

Jennifer_leon@tempe.gov

Special Events

Permit Application

City of Tempe - Maricopa County 

Website: Visit Tempe

Central Arizona - Queen Creek

Central Arizona - Queen Creek

Constance Wilson

Public Information Officer 

Town of Queen Creek

480-358-3195

Constance.Wilson@QueenCreek.org

Town of Queen Creek - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Queen Creek

Central Arizona - Queen Creek

Doreen Cott

Economic Development Director

Town of Queen Creek 

480-358-3522

doreen.cott@queencreek.org

Town of Queen Creek - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Youngtown

Central Arizona - Youngtown

Gregory Arrington

Community Development Manager

Town of Youngtown

623-933-8286

garrington@youngtownaz.org

Youngtown - Maricopa County


Central Arizona - Pinal County

Central Arizona - Pinal County

James Daniels

Director of Marketing & Communications

o: 520-866-6226 

c: 520-483-9733

james.daniels@pinal.gov

Unincorporated Areas & County PropertyPinal County 


Central Arizona - Pinal County

Central Arizona - Pinal County

Tim Kanavel 

Economic Development Manager, Pinal County

o: 520-866-6664

c: 520-709-4585  

Timothy.Kanavel@pinalcountyaz.gov

Unincorporated Areas & County Property - Pinal County 


Central Arizona - Apache Junction

Central Arizona - Apache Junction

Al Bravo

Public Information Officer

City of Apache Junction

o: 480-474-5080 c: 480-825-4829

abravo@ajcity.net

Apache Junction - Pinal


Central Arizona - Casa Grande

Central Arizona - Casa Grande

Latonya Jordan-Smith

Public Information Officer
City of Casa Grande

o:(520) 421-8600 ext.2530

c:(480) 252-2810

latonya_jordan-smith@casagrandeaz.gov

Casa Grande - Pinal County


Central Arizona - Casa Grande

Central Arizona - Casa Grande

Bobbi Jeen Olson

520-705-5115

info@bobbijeen.com

Casa Grande - Pinal County


Central Arizona - Coolidge

Central Arizona - Coolidge

Rick Miller

City Manager 

City of Coolidge

o: 520-723-5361 c: 520-635-3073

rmiller@coolidgeaz.com

Coolidge - Pinal County


Central Arizona - Eloy

Central Arizona - Eloy

Jeff Fairman

Director of Economic Development  

City of Eloy

602-206-5101

jfairman@eloyaz.gov

Eloy - Pinal County

Website: Visit Eloy

Central Arizona - Maricopa City

Central Arizona - Maricopa City

Shelley & Roger Gillespie

480-223-2347

shelley@copashortsfilmfest.org

Maricopa City - Pinal County


Central Arizona - Oracle

Central Arizona - Oracle

Alicia Bristow

o: 520-308-9350

c: 520-241-1142

abristow1945@gmail.com

Oracle - Pinal County

Website: Visit Oracle

Central Arizona - Superior

Central Arizona - Superior

Mila Besich-Lira

Mayor, Town of Superior 

Exec. Dir., Copper Corridor Economic Dev. Coalition
520-827-0676

azccedc@gmail.com

Superior, Kearny, Hayden, Winkelman, Mammoth, Oracle - Pinal County


Central Arizona - Oracle, Mammoth, San Manuel

Central Arizona - Oracle, Mammoth, San Manuel

John Hernandez

520-896-9019

jddez@yahoo.com

Oracle, Mammoth, San Manuel - Pinal County


Southern Arizona - Marana, Oro Valley

Southern Arizona - Marana, Oro Valley

Adam James Miller

818-429-4679

adamjamesmiller@mac.com 

Marana, Oro Valley and S. Pinal County - Pinal County


Southern Arizona - Greenlee County

Southern Arizona - Greenlee County

Akos Kovach
Economic Development Coordinator
Greenlee County

928-865-2072 ext 202

akovach@greenlee.az.gov

Clifton - Greenlee County


Southern Arizona - Sahuarita

Southern Arizona - Sahuarita

Michael Jansen

Economic Development Specialist
Town of Sahuarita

520-822-8819

mjansen@sahuaritaaz.gov

Sahuarita - Pima County


Southern Arizona - Cochise County

Southern Arizona - Cochise County

Daniel Coxworth
Director, Development Services
Cochise County, Bisbee, AZ

520-432-9268
dcoxworth@cochise.az.gov

Unincorporated Areas and County Property - Cochise County


Southern Arizona - Cochise County

Southern Arizona - Cochise County

Amanda Baillie
Public Information Officer
Cochise County, Bisbee, AZ

520-432-9214
abaillie@cochise.az.gov 

Unincorporated Areas & County Property - Cochise County


Southern Arizona - Benson

Southern Arizona - Benson

Bob Nilson

Benson Visitors Center
Town of Benson

o: 520-586-4293 c: 520-221-0572

bob@bensonvisitorcenter.com

Benson - Cochise County

Website: Visit Benson

Southern Arizona - Benson

Southern Arizona - Benson

Vicki Vivian
City Manager
City of Benson, AZ

520-720-6327
vvivian@bensonaz.gov

City of Benson - Cochise County

Website: Visit Benson

Southern Arizona - Bisbee

Southern Arizona - Bisbee

Jen Luria

(520) 732-9359

jen@dogcatmousemedia.com

Bisbee - Cochise County

Website: Visit Bisbee

Southern Arizona - Sierra Vista

Southern Arizona - Sierra Vista

Judy Hector

Marketing & Public Affairs Manager
City of Sierra Vista

520-439-2191

judy.hector@sierravistaaz.gov

Sierra Vista - Cochise County


Southern Arizona - Tombstone

Southern Arizona - Tombstone

Gordon Anderson

520-678-1824

larianmotel@gmail.com

Tombstone- Cochise County


Southern Arizona - Tombstone

Southern Arizona - Tombstone

Johnny Rowland

318-401-5051

johnny460rowland@gmail.com

Tombstone- Cochise County


Southern Arizona - Wilcox

Southern Arizona - Wilcox

Caleb Blaschke

City Manager

City of Wilcox

(520) 507-5612

cblaschke@willcox.az.gov

City of Wilcox - Cochise County

Website: Visit Wilcox

Southern Arizona - Santa Cruz County

Southern Arizona - Santa Cruz County

Frank Dillon

Community Development Director
Santa Cruz County

520-375-7930

FDillon@santacruzcountyaz.gov

Unincorporated Areas & County Property - Santa Cruz County


Southern Arizona - Nogales

Southern Arizona - Nogales

John Kissinger
Acting City Manager

City of Nogales

o: 520-287-6571

jkissinger@nogalesaz.gov 

Nogales - Santa Cruz County

Website: Visit Nogales

Southern Arizona - Nogales

Southern Arizona - Nogales

Samuel Saunders

Industry Liaison

520-841-1249

samuel@hollersaunders.com

Website: Visit Nogales

Western Arizona - Mohave County

Western Arizona - Mohave County

Tami Ursenbach

Director, Economic Dev. & Tourism
Mohave County

o: 928-757-0960, c: 928-727-2612

tami.ursenbach@mohavecounty.us

Unincorporated Areas & County Property - Mohave County


Western Arizona - Bullhead City

Western Arizona - Bullhead City

Josh Noble

City of Kingman Visitors Center

928-718-2581

jnoble@cityofkingman.gov

Bullhead City, Kingman - Mohave County

Website: Visit Kingman

Western Arizona - Chloride, Golden Valley, Dolan Springs

Western Arizona - Chloride, Golden Valley, Dolan Springs

Gary Sax

702-203-3018

saxmediagroupaz@gmail.com

Chloride, Golden Valley, Dolan Springs - Mohave County


Central - Graham County

Central - Graham County

Steve McGaughey

Director, Economic Development

Graham County

928-428-0410

smcgaughey@graham.az.gov

 


Southern Arizona - Thatcher, Safford

Southern Arizona - Thatcher, Safford

Patrick O'Donnell

Exec. Director, Graham Co. Chamber of Commerce

o: 928-482-2511 c: 928-322-7954 

director@graham-chamber.com 

Thatcher and Safford - Graham County


Western Arizona - Quartzsite

Western Arizona - Quartzsite

Shanana Rain Golden-Bear

President, Chamber of Commerce

Town of Quartzsite

928-916-4235

quartzsitetourism@yahoo.com

Quartzsite - La Paz County


Western Arizona - Yuma County

Western Arizona - Yuma County

Paul Melcher

Director, Economic Development & Intergovernmental Affairs

Yuma County

928-373-1093

paul.melcher@yumacountyaz.gov

Unincorporated Areas & County Property - Yuma County


Western Arizona - San Luis

Western Arizona - San Luis

Tadeo Azael De La Hoya

City Manager
City of San Luis

o: 928-341-8528
c: 928-920-6428

tdelahoya@cityofsanluis.org

San Luis - Yuma County