2014 Ray Davies Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

Lisa Lovallo

Lisa Lovallo

Lisa Lovallo is a Sabino High School and University of Arizona graduate. Lisa founded North American Enterprises after working for Procter & Gamble in Los Angeles. She has also been an adjunct professor in the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management and was Director of Student Affairs and Advancement at the U of A.

In 2008, she was named Vice President and System Manager for Cox Communications, Southern Arizona. At Cox, she is responsible for all the Southern Arizona business, public affairs and community relations functions in both Pima and Cochise Counties.

In addition to her responsibilities at Cox, she serves on ten community boards including TREO, the Southern Arizona Leadership Council, the DM50, the Downtown Tucson Partnership, and the University of Arizona Cancer Center. She is also a trustee of San Miguel High School and on the Advisory Board of the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Lisa’s community commitment are legendary, in 2010, Lisa was named the Tucson Chamber of Commerce Woman of the Year and is United Way’s Chair for the 2013-2014 year.

EEF and TUSD kids are fortunate to have Lisa as a friend and supporter.

Cox Communications

Cox Communications

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital, video, Internet, telephone, home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable TV company, Cox serves approximately 6 million residences and businesses.

In Southern Arizona, Cox is committed to investing in the community. Cox’s passion about community stewardship is clearly demonstrated by the over $2.2 million in cash and in-kind contributions the company has distributed in Southern Arizona annually. Last year Cox’s employee-led Cox Charities reached a milestone and donated over $160,000 of employee raised cash to benefit local non-profits in Southern Arizona, like EEF. Cox’s employees also enthusiastically donated over 3,000 hours of service in the community.

Social responsibility is at the core of Cox in Southern Arizona. Cox is proud to help its customers and employees discover and connect to the things that they care about most. This carries over to Cox’s connection to the community with an investment approach that focuses primarily on youth, education, technology and conservation.