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Karlene for Council

Joined in March 2013

About Us

Karlene Keogh Parks is a candidate running for Phoenix City Council in District 6. As a young mother, Karlene spent three months homeless, but people were there to lend a hand when she needed it. She picked herself up, became a successful, award-winning businesswomen and her daughter grew up to become a vascular surgeon. That's why she founded the Keogh Health Connection which has brought healthcare and nutrition to more than 200,000 disadvantaged Arizonan, and it's why she served on the board of directors for the Boys and Girls Club of Metropolitan Phoenix, The Fresh Start Women's Foundation, and the Phoenix Rotary 100, among many others. On Phoenix City Council she will focus on job creation, transparency and accountability, and preserving our unique quality of life.

Karlene Keogh Parks is a candidate running for Phoenix City Council in District 6. As a young mother, Karlene spent three months homeless, but people were there to lend a hand when she needed it. She picked herself up, became a successful…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Family
  • Health & Medicine
  • Housing & Homelessness
  • Volunteering

Location

  • Phoenix, AZ

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