Gabriel Maytorena was 12 years-old when he had his first psychotic break. Now, at 18, after years of treatment, he’s taken what was once a burden and turned it into something positive. Maytorena is one of the young adults who serves on the Youth Leadership Council for Mercy Maricopa.
The Arizona Department of Education got confirmation this week that their preschool improvement efforts can look forward to another round of $20 million in grant money. Arizona was one of 18 states to receive federal funding.
President-elect Donald Trump has named Arizona House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham to a press relations post on his transition team and added state Treasurer Jeff DeWit as a special adviser for operations.