Honoring Key Individuals & Corporations "Delivering Leadership for a Vibrant Valley"
We're pleased to present our dinner sponsor, SRP, for the year 2016, with president David Rousseau as our dinner chair. See below for a full biography of our honored individuals and corporations.
After practicing law for six years as a federal prosecutor, Michael Bidwill joined the Cardinals organization in 1996 as Vice President/General Counsel and today serves as team President. In that time, his influence over the club has been undeniable. Since taking over as team President in 2007, the Cardinals have gone .500 or better in five of seven seasons and posted two double-digit win seasons. Read more here
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a premier U.S.-based natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, molybdenum, cobalt, oil and natural gas. FCX has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. Read more here
After serving on the SRP council and board for 20 years, David Rousseau was elected SRP President in 2010. A highlight his first year in office was to oversee the commemoration of Roosevelt Dam's first century. In his role as president, he continues SRP's tradition of putting customers first. Rousseau also enjoys giving back and working with the less fortunate as a board member of St. Mary’s Food Bank, New Pathways for Youth, Foundation for Blind Children, the Phoenix Art Museum, and The Nature Conservancy. He also represents SRP's important role in the Arizona economy with the Greater Phoenix Economic Council and the Urban Land Institute.