Fiesta Bowl Names Scott Leightman Senior Director of Communications, will lead new staff

Jul 10, 2017

Jackie Hobson Joins as Communications Coordinator The Fiesta Bowl announced its new communications staff ahead of the 2017-18 season, with the hiring of Scott Leightman as Senior Director of Communications and Jackie Hobson as Communications Coordinator. Leightman will provide strategic oversight for the Fiesta Bowl’s communications and public relations efforts, leading and executing plans to […]

Read More

NACDA and the Fiesta Bowl Announce Finalists for Inaugural Community Service Award

Jun 12, 2017

The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and the Fiesta Bowl have selected the three finalists for the inaugural Community Service Award. The announcement was made at the 52nd Annual NACDA Convention in Orlando, Florida. The Community Service Award will be presented in the fall, at an on-campus event hosted by the winning […]

Read More

Fiesta Bowl Adds Jim Phillips to Board

Jun 01, 2017

The Fiesta Bowl announced today that Jim Phillips has joined the Fiesta Bowl Board of Directors. Phillips will join the board to help lead and promote the nonprofit organization and its extensive charitable giving efforts, statewide community events and two bowl games – the PlayStation® Fiesta Bowl and the Cactus Bowl. “We are honored to […]

Read More

Fiesta Bowl Announces New Committee Chair

May 17, 2017

Fiesta Bowl Chairman of the Board Steve Leach announced today that Jeff Golner will lead the 2017/2018 yellow jacket committee, serving as Fiesta Bowl Committee Chair. “We are thrilled to have Jeff Golner as the Fiesta Bowl Committee Chair,” Leach said. “He has been an instrumental part of the Fiesta Bowl for many years and […]

Read More

7-ON-7 With Mack Brown

Apr 17, 2017

Former North Carolina and Texas head coach Mack Brown will be the keynote speaker at the Football Bowl Association’s annual meeting next week in San Antonio, TX.  Currently he is both a college football game and studio analyst for ESPN.  As a prelude to his visit, FBA Communications, for its ‘7 On 7’ series, caught […]

Read More

Fiesta Bowl Announces 2017-2019 Executive Board Appointments

Mar 15, 2017

Fiesta Bowl Executive Director Mike Nealy announced today that Steven Leach, Partner at Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, PLC in Phoenix, was recently elected to serve a two-year term as Chairman of the Board. “We are very fortunate to have Steve as our Chairman of the Board,” said Nealy. “He has been a wonderful asset to […]

Read More

Finals Today for Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge

Feb 25, 2017

WHO The Fiesta Bowl Organization and Honeywell, and the final six teams from Arizona schools.   WHAT The Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge is the largest extracurricular STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) program for grade school and junior high students in Arizona. Nearly 300 teams (with 3-5 students per team) presented their plans for […]

Read More

Fiesta Bowl Charities Kicks Off “Read Across America Day”

Feb 22, 2017

WHO Spirit and Fiesta Bowl staff, committee, ambassadors & volunteers, People’s Mortgage volunteers   WHAT Fiesta Bowl Charities is kicking off “Read Across America Day”, an event for students from Loma Linda Elementary School and Encanto Elementary School, will be brought together to read Fiesta Bowl Charities brand new children’s book, Spirit’s Big Day, in […]

Read More