Our Contact Information

If you would like support or have questions, our knowledgeable staff and volunteers are ready to help. To better serve you, please call us at 520-622-9006 or Toll Free at 877-822-9006 or fill out the form below to connect you with the appropriate resource. If you’ve recently been diagnosed with Lupus and cannot contact our office during working hours, we have Lupus patients available for phone support: Virginia Vasquez at 751-0548 and Sue Tretter at 298-7460. These long-time Lupus patients have volunteered their time to offer the support you need over the phone until you are able to contact our office.

We Would Like to Hear from You!


Our Board of Directors

President – Sharon Joseph, MChrSp

Support Group Coordinator

Vice-President – Shaunna Kowalewski

Director of Marketing Operations
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Southern Arizona

Treasurer – Lani Baker

Director of Finance
Holualoa Companies

Secretary – Shaima Namazifard

Assistant Vice President
Wells Fargo

Board Members

Wendy Black – Assistant VP, Bank of America

Sherri Fritz – Sales Representative, Young’s Market Company

Abigail Garcia –  Recovery Coach, Arizona Children’s Association

Ricardo Hinds – Project Manager, Molex In

Donna Morton – Director of Development-Annual Giving, TMC Foundation

Presidents Council

Rebecca Shields – Director of Corporate Philanthropy, Finley Distributing

Medical Advisory Board

Bridget Walsh, DO – Rheumatology, Catalina Pointe

Mark Bradley, MD – Veterans Administration

Ernest R. Vina, MD, MS – University of Arizona Arthritis Center

Tracy G. Epstein, MS, NCC, LP

David Whittman, MD, FASN – Nephrology – Arizona Kidney Disease & Hypertension Centers

Honorary Board Members

Carlotta Flores – Owner, El Charro Restaurants

Our Mailing Address:

Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona, Inc.
4602 E. Grant Road
Tucson, AZ 85712
(just west of Swan on the south side of Grant)

Currently our office and resource library hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 2:00pm

520.622.9006 Office
877.822.9006 Toll-Free
520.798.0972 Fax