The heart of our mission at VoyagePhoenix is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks, we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Greater Phoenix area’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out inspiring stories from San Tan Valley and surrounding areas below.
Flexible scheduling, time with my kids during the day, going in the home to service families vs. “the system”… It wasn’t always like this. I remember a year ago, I had just left public education and had barely started The Therapeutic Tutor after a failed attempt at a private school program. I knew after almost a decade in special education that my perspective was different. Read more>>
I have always been fascinated by the earth. As a young girl, my family would take camping trips almost every weekend in the fall and summer. I spent most of the trips either looking up at the stars or down at the ground; always searching. I wanted to see all the shooting stars, the satellites and the inexplainable. I wanted all the pretty rocks, shiny, colorful or unique. Read more>>
I started in the tanning industry in 2001, in Twinsburg, Ohio. From my first day in the salon, I knew tanning would always be in my life. I got married and moved to Phoenix in 2005. I did work in salons at first but took a break from the industry from 2006-2010 when I worked in the insurance industry. In 2010, I found my way back to the tanning world and have been spray tanning since 2011. In 2014. Read more>>
Rebecca Diane Nelson
I grew up in the hills of Northeastern Arizona on a little modern homestead. We weren’t completely off the grid, but I was raised very close to the land and nature. As I grew older, I developed various health issues which progressed into substance abuse, mental health issues. Read more>>
I’ve always looked forward to being a mother. I’ve always loved being around children and knew that no matter what career path I chose, I wanted to spend the majority of my time home with my children when the time came. Read more>>
AZ Goshala was started in April 2010 by Dr. P.N. Misra and Mr. Hari Moorthy. Originally, they bought the first two cows from slaughterhouses in 2011. They housed them in the same place our cows still are and decided to spread awareness about the importance of cows. Read more>>