Staff

Staff 2017-12-01T20:11:02+00:00

Staff

Louise Bowden, CFRE
Louise Bowden, CFREDirector of Development & Special Events
Louise’s career has given her a diverse array of fundraising, marketing and special events experience. She has worked for more than twenty years with a variety of nonprofit organizations. In addition, she served on the board of the Association of Nonprofit Professionals as well as volunteered with several other nonprofit agencies. Prior to joining the staff at DSNetwork, Louise worked for Valle del Sol, one of Arizona’s largest nonprofit organizations. She is a graduate of Valle del Sol’s Hispanic Leadership Institute (2006 Pinal). Louise is passionate about her work and her family. She and her husband have a fun-loving 17 year old son with Down syndrome, who is the love of their lives.
Ariel Sansom
Ariel SansomProgram & Volunteer Manager
Ariel started working with DSNetwork in July of 2016 and has a 18 year-old sister, Sarah, with Down syndrome. She graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in the Spring 2016 with a B.S. Mechanical Engineering. She is passionate about serving the special needs community, and has been a dedicated respite and habilitation provider for the past 6 years for many DSNetwork families. Ariel is recently married to Logan, and they have a new daughter, Macy.