Az Business and AZRE magazines announced the publications’ lists of the Most Influential Women in Arizona of 2022 including, Heather Skinner, vice president of global real estate, JPMorgan Chase. Skinner is also president of the AZCREW board of directors.

In celebration of the 11th anniversary of the Most Influential Women program, is profiling one of the Most Influential Women of 2022 each day leading up to the Most Influential Women of 2022 dinner and reception.

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The Most Influential Women for 2022 will be honored at a reception on August 25 at Chateau Luxe in Phoenix. For sponsorship information, email For information about the event honoring the Most Influential Women, email or click here. To buy tickets, click here.

Heather Skinner, vice president of global real estate, JPMorgan Chase

BACKGROUND: Heather Skinner possesses extensive experience leading all aspects of commercial real estate. Her background includes diverse leadership roles in development, data and analytics, asset management, capital planning, transactions and workplace strategy. She is an authentic leader with a track record of success, achieving complex strategic initiatives across all property types and markets.

SOURCE OF PRIDE: This year, I’ll be inducted as the 106th CREW Network Visionary. The Visionaries program acknowledges an individual’s commitment to support CREW Network Foundation’s mission — to advance women in the commercial real estate industry. There is no greater joy than being a part of that work: cultivating a diverse, talented pipeline of future leaders in CRE.”  

SURPRISING FACT: “Other than the fact that I am a huge Star Trek fan? I’ve taken a boat around the world and studied abroad in Southeast Asia during college. I’ve also served on the board of directors for two different CREW chapters (AZCREW and New Mexico) and on multiple global CREW Network committees.”

SOURCE OF INSPIRATION: “Kathryn Janeway, the first female captain lead in a Star Trek series, played by Kate Mulgrew. Captain Janeway is an authentic leader who isn’t afraid to make the hard decisions necessary to complete her mission: navigating the Delta Quadrant and safely bringing her crew home.

Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2022

Dr. Suzanne Bentz, Red Mountain Weight Loss

Stephanie A. Bivens, Bivens & Associates

Rachel M. Bond, MD, Dignity Health

Suzanne Boyles, City of Buckeye

Alaina Chabrier, SRP

Margaret Chamberlain, OneAZ Credit Union

Rachel Davis-Schultz, CopperPoint Insurance Companies 

Jennifer Delgado, Burch & Cracchiolo

Brigitte Finley Green, Engelman Berger

Lin Sue Flood, Hospice of the Valley

Christine Gannon, BrightWorks Consulting

Karen Hoffman Tepper, PhD, Terros Health

Dawn Jones, Intel

Lisa Lovallo, Cox Communications

Lyndel Manson, Arizona Board of Regents

Carli Ann McClure, Grant Thornton

Karla Morales, Arizona Technology Council

Emily Nachlas, Western Alliance Bancorporation

Breanna Naegeli, PhD, Grand Canyon University

Shar Najafi-Piper, PhD, Copa Health

Christina Noyes, Gust Rosenfeld

Grace O’Sullivan, Arizona State University

Reena Rastogi, MD, Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Sara Regan, Desert Financial Credit Union

Karen Roch,  Credit Union West

Lisa Rulney, University of Arizona

Melanie Smihula, Edkey Sequoia Schools

Sherry Stotler, Valleywise Health

Lynn Toler, TV judge and host 

Kelli Tonkin, Enterprise Bank & Trust

Telle VanTrojen, Geneva Financial

Ruth Veloria, University of Phoenix

Amy Walters, Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Annabel Whiting, PNC

Reine Yazbeck Hamilton, Wells Fargo 

Sandra Zebrowski, MD, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

Most Influential Women in Commercial Real Estate for 2022

Morgan Betancourt, project director, Okland Construction 

Keri Davies, partner, LevRose Commercial Real Estate

Alicia Hardwick, leasing manager, Prologis

Michelle Heeb, president and CEO, Forward Tilt

Dani Huval, business development director, Chasse Building Team

Bev Jensen, regional operations manager, Colliers

Carrie Kelly, executive director, Arizona Association for Economic Development

Alexandra Loye, executive managing director, Cushman & Wakefield

Stephanie Maderazzo-Hughes, CEO and COO, Canyon State Electric

Nancy McClure, first vice president, CBRE

Kathleen Morgan, managing director, Newmark

Vicki Robinson, senior vice president, JLL

Heather Skinner, vice president of global real estate, JPMorgan Chase

Angela Watson, president and CEO, Shepley Bulfinch