Lea Márquez Peterson was appointed to the Arizona Corporation Commission by Governor Doug Ducey in May 2019. She is a lifelong Republican and a Precinct Committeewoman in Southern Arizona. Since her appointment, Lea has spent her time on the Commission holding utilities accountable to ratepayers and fighting for affordable, reliable energy. She has been a small business owner for decades and served as President & CEO of the Tucson Hispanic Chamber for almost 10 years. Lea is running to retain her seat on the Commission to serve families in every County and to ensure Arizona’s economic prosperity. She is the only Commissioner based outside of Maricopa County and has worked diligently for the entire State with a focus on rural Arizona and assisting vulnerable populations. Her outreach to stakeholders across the state has been invaluable to ensuring that the voices of ratepayers are heard, and Arizona’s utilities are affordable, reliable and safe. As your Commissioner, Lea will continue fighting for YOU and will always put YOU first. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona and received her MBA from Pepperdine University. Lea and her family reside in Tucson. Please vote Lea Márquez Peterson for Arizona Corporation Commission!
Eric Sloan is a Conservative Republican business owner for the Corporation Commission As a small business owner, husband, and father, I will make sure that Arizona’s utilities are prepared to meet the challenges of the 21st century economy. I will make sure that we have what we need to compete for jobs, so my daughter and your children will not have to leave Arizona to find a career. I will guarantee ratepayers are protected from out-of-control increases in their rates and that we are continuing to innovate and improve our power and water sources. Everyone in Arizona will be able to trust that their power and water company will provide a safe, affordable and reliable product. Together we will make Arizona the #1 state for safe, reliable, and affordable utilities in the country. I would appreciate your support and most importantly I am asking you for your vote" Eric Sloan Republican for Corporation Commission
Jim O'Connor brings a unique, needed skill-set currently absent at the ACC. Jim’s 42 years’ experience in finance with responsibility for regulatory compliance, investment portfolio management, and enterprise leadership, makes him the only candidate with that expertise. Jim will protect Arizona citizens who are utility consumers from unfeasible ideas that would cause utility rates to skyrocket, resulting in undue hardships on many of our citizens. Jim will fight unsound regulations, crack down on financial crime, uphold the Arizona State Constitution and protect Arizona families and their finances. Jim has a long history of public service volunteering for leadership positions in the Republican Party. Further Jim served for years on bi-law committees for AZ GOP, MCRC and Legislative District 23 in Scottsdale. He served as a member of the Electoral College in 2016. Jim has also served for 12 years on the Board of Grace Line Ministries, a non-profit Christian mentoring organization. He enjoyed four years of enrichment studies at Phoenix Seminary and is a partner at Pinnacle Forum in Phoenix. Jim's wisdom, integrity, and experience make him the right man for this job. Vote for Jim O'Connor for Corporation Commissioner on November 3, 2020.