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State Details

Latest Status
Purple Star Schools Program: Arizona Governor Signed Final Legislation
Demographic Data

State residents include:

  • 20,381 active-duty service members
  • 8,287 active-duty spouses
  • 15,072 active-duty children
  • 24,760 National Guard and reserve members
  • 10,858 National Guard and reserve spouses
  • 17,451 National Guard and reserve children

Data source: DMDC, Dec. 31, 2022.

Regional Liaison

  • Kelli May Douglas
    Pacific Southwest Regional Liaison
    Pacific Southwest Region
    AZ, CA, HI, NM, NV, UT
    Ms. Douglas became Southwest region liaison in 2018. Prior to joining the DSLO, she served as regional school liaison for Marine Corps Installations West. Ms. Douglas also served as an elementary school teacher in several states and in Department of Defense Education Activity schools, advocating for special needs education.

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State-Specific Progress on State Policy Priorities and Sub-Priorities
See the latest status on legislation and policies being advanced in this state on state policy priorities important to military families. Find quick access to this state’s regional liaison, along with demographic data for the military community in this state.

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State Policy Priorities 2024

No priorities are currently in this status.