We are the Legislative District 18 Democratic Party, representing Democrats in Ahwatukee, south Tempe, west Chandler, and Mesa Dobson Ranch.


Office2016LD18 Democrats Elections Office 2016
1867 E Baseline Road, Tempe 85283 (map)
(Right behind La Fonda Mexican Food Restaurant)
Hours: 10am – 8:00pm every day
Phone: (480) 540-8036


IMPORTANT!  The monthly meeting will be held at our campaign office, 1867 E Baseline Road, Tempe 85283 for September and October.  (map)  (behind La Fonda Mexican Food Restaurant)  Up to date meeting information will always be on the meetings page, or check our calendar page.


Election 2016

SeanBowieSean Bowie Democratic candidate for Arizona State Senate, Legislative District 18! – Website, Facebook


Mitzi_EpsteinMitzi Epstein, Democratic candidate for Arizona State House, Legislative District 18! – Website, Facebook


U.S. Senate Arizona
Ann Kirkpatrick – Website

U.S. House of Representatives CD9
Kyrsten Sinema – Website

Arizona Corporation Commission
Tom Chabin – Website
Bill Mundell – Website

Central Arizona Water Conservation District Board
Jim Holway – Website
Alexandra Arboleda – Website
Ben Graff – Website


Maricopa County Board of Supervisors District 1
Matthew Cerra – Website

Maricopa County Recorder
Adrian Fontes – Website

Maricopa County Superintendent of Schools
Michelle Robertson – Facebook

Maricopa County Sheriff
Paul Penzone – Website

Maricopa County Treasurer
Joe Downs – Website

Maricopa County Special Healthcare District Board of Directors, District 1
Jana Lynn Granillo – Website
Saman Golestan – Website

Maricopa County Attorney
Diego Rodriguez – Facebook


Mesa City Council
Ryan Winkle – Website

Maricopa Community Colleges Governing Board (At Large)
Linda Thor – Website

Maricopa Community Colleges Governing Board (District 1)
Dennis Kavanaugh – Facebook

TUHSD Governing Board
Berdetta Hodge – Website
Andres Barraza – (social media link coming soon)

Kyrene School Board
Eshe Pickett – Website
Michelle Fahy – Facebook

Mesa Schools
Kiana Sears – Website

Tempe Elementary Schools
Veekas Shrivastava – Website
Rochelle Wells – Tempe Elementary School District board member page.

Please Note: In contested Democratic Primary Races, LD18 does not support one Democratic candidate over another. If you would like to have a representative from your campaign speak, please contact Janie Hydrick, LD18 Chair (email).

YOU can make a difference!

Help us change Arizona one neighborhood at a time.

Help us work to

  • guarantee human and civil rights for all through great public schools, quality healthcare, women’s rights, and workers’ rights;
  • leave our state and world a better place by addressing climate change and stewardship of human resources, education, and the environment;
  • move forward with immigration reform, campaign finance reform, and separation of church and state;
  • achieve economic security through equal opportunity, a livable minimum wage, and a strong middle class;
  • celebrate our diversity; and honor and serve our service members and veterans; and
  • expand Social Security and Medicare.

Please join us at our regularly-scheduled meetings each month.  We offer great speakers, wonderful conversation, and some of your friendliest neighbors.  Check our calendar for meetings and other events.


Dems Monthly Meeting:  2nd Monday of each month, 7 p.m.  The July 11 meeting will be held at our campaign office, 1867 E Baseline Road, Tempe 85283.  (map)  (behind La Fonda Mexican Food Restaurant)  Our meeting location can change from month to month, so please check this site or our calendar before coming to a meeting.

Dems and Donuts: 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8 a.m. at Denny’s, 7400 West Chandler Boulevard, Chandler, AZ 85226. (map(No meeting in December.)

LD18 Democrats Game Night: 4th Wednesday, 7:00 pm.  The location is at a different house each month.  Check our calendar for the address.  NOTE: In March, 2016, Game Night is on the 5th Wednesday, March 30.  This is a one-time change for March only.

East Valley Democratic Breakfast Club2nd Saturday of each month, 8:00 a.m. at Denny’s Restaurant, 4403 S Rural Rd., Tempe AZ 85282.  (map)

Dobson Ranch Democrats and Friends2nd Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Native Grill and Wings, 1837 W. Guadalupe Road, Mesa, 85202. (map)  Join us to help change the politics in our own backyard!


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