About Ruth

Ruth has lived in the Verde Valley for over 10 years, moving a small business to Jerome in 2005. She has worked in the non-profit sector for the last 6 years and now lives in Old Town Cottonwood with her husband and two young daughters. Ruth has been the Northern Arizona Director for Local First Arizona since June of 2016.

Hometown: Brown County, Indiana

What I love about Arizona:
The diversity in landscape and people which provide ongoing adventure and unique experiences.

Guilty pleasure: 
Yoga Classes

Favorite local business:
Susan's Market in Camp Verde

If I'm not at the LFA offices, you can find me:
At home with my kids or in my garden.

Favorite destination:
Globe, Arizona