Tucson Metro Chamber

2017 State of the City Luncheon

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Name: 2017 State of the City Luncheon
Date: March 16, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM MST
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:


The Tucson Metro Chamber will host the annual State of the City luncheon where Mayor Rothschild will deliver his "State of the City" address.  This highly attended event provides a platform for Mayor Rothschild to outline his goals, planned policies and objectives for the City of Tucson in the coming year.

March 16

JW Marriott Starr Pass
3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tucson Metro Chamber Business Expo
12:00 p.m. Luncheon and Address


Mayor Jonathan Rothschild

Mayor Rothschild is a native Tucsonan. His grandmother came to Tucson in 1942 and opened Valley Fair, a used furniture store on South 6th Avenue. His father attended Tucson High School and the University of Arizona.

A graduate of Canyon del Oro High School, Kenyon College and the University of New Mexico Law School, Mayor Rothschild served as a law clerk for United States District Court Judge Alfredo Marquez. He then joined the law firm of Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, where he served as managing partner from 2001 to 2011. In addition to his own law practice helping businesses and individuals, he was responsible for the day-to-day management of a 21-attorney firm.

Mayor Rothschild has a long history of extensive service with local non-profits ? as a leader and a worker. He has served in various capacities, including board president of Casa de los Niños, Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging, and Temple Emanu-El.

Mayor Rothschild also served on the boards of the Tucson Medical Center Foundation, Jewish Family & Children?s Service, Friends of the University Libraries, University of Arizona and the Community Foundation of Southern Arizona. He was a member of the Tucson Parks & Recreation Commission and chair of the Jewish Community Relations Council.

Other past responsibilities include: James E. Rogers College of Law, Adjunct Professor University of Arizona; Committee on Examinations, State Bar of Arizona Chair; Operation Deep Freeze, Project Coordinator; Pima County Sheriff?s Department, SMART Project Member; Pima County Democratic Party Treasurer.



The Tucson Metro Chamber Business Expo will be held in conjunction with the State of the City address.  Make new business contacts and open the doors of new opportunities at the Expo.

March 16
JW Marriott Starr Pass
3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tucson Metro Chamber Business Expo

The Tucson Metro Chamber is sponsored by Shepard Expo & the Arizona Daily Star. 

The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona partners with more than 60 charitable organizations in Tucson to extend their reach directly into the neighborhoods and communities where help is most needed.

Show your support at this year's State of the City and bring a box cereal to donate or make a cash donation. Every dollar you give provides four meals to those in need.
Event Sponsors:
JW Marriott Starr Pass
3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
Date/Time Information:
Thursday March 16, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tucson Metro Chamber Business Expo
12:00 p.m. Luncheon and Address
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