2017 Diversity Champion – Gina Griffiths

As director of programs at Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services (STARS), Gina Griffiths works tirelessly to improve the lives of individuals with developmental and cognitive disabilities. Gina actively represents many community groups including Neighborhood Outreach Access to Health (NOAH) and the Executive Committee for the Arizona Association of Providers for People with Disabilities, where she serves as an advocate at the state level for positive change in special needs services. Additionally, she is an active member of the Arizona Employment First Initiative Core Team – a group working to change the paradigm of services for Arizona’s individuals with special needs and increase their opportunities for integrated employment and success. Gina is a true community steward and advocate for those without a voice, promoting civil and human rights for all.