Sally Harrison moved from Washington State to Mesa in July of 2004. She joined the Mesa Chamber of Commerce in 2008 bringing with her a marketing, events and foundation management background. She originally served as the Director of Programs with the Chamber, after that was moved to VP of Development and has been serving as President & CEO since spring of 2013. Sally is also the President of the Mesa Industry & Defense Council.
Sally is well connected in the Mesa community and serves on the boards of the Mesa Public Safety Foundation, Visit Mesa, Mesa Sister Cities, the House of Refuge, and also serves as an advisory board member with the Economic Development Advisory Board for the City of Mesa. She is a member of the Mesa Rotary Club and the East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance. She is a graduate of Institute for Organization Management Leadership Training, a four-year leadership program for Chamber executives. She is a 2010 graduate of Mesa Leadership and a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow. She has also graduated the Citizens Academy’s for both Mesa Police and Mesa Fire and Medical Departments.
Her passions lie in work with Veterans and Awareness and Prevention of Teen Suicide.