Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Appoints Ken Bonham to Board
By Brian O'Malley -
Tuesday Feb 02, 2021
Continuing a history of advocating for the local community, Highnoon is proud to announce that co-founder and partner Ken Bonham has joined the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation (MCCF) on the Board of Directors.
Bonham joins other Valley leadership on the MCCF board to support the Maricopa County Colleges system, and broader community to ensure the availability of high-quality, affordable education options to those who seek it.
"We are excited to have Ken join our Board of Directors," said Brian Spicker, President and CEO, Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation.â€¯"His experience within business and higher education will help guide our work in buildingâ€¯philanthropic strategies with business and industry partnerships and help us achieve our goal of making post-secondary education and certifications accessible and affordable."â€¯â€¯
Bonham is no stranger to serving the community; he has served on the Better Business Bureau of the Pacific Southwest Board of Directors since 2013, with Executive Committee roles from 2015-present. He has also served on the Council of BBBâ€™s in Washington, D.C. (2016-2019), the Arizona Coyotes Foundation (Board of Directors 2013-2018), was a founding member of the Suns 88 (2012-2015) and is a Valley Leadership Class 39 graduate.
â€œAs an alumni of the Maricopa County Community Colleges system, this appointment comes as an honor for me to come full circle and use my digital marketing experience in business and higher education to support the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation,â€ says Bonham. â€œThe Foundation does so much to promote the importance of quality and affordable educational alternatives and I am thrilled to utilize my knowledge and experiences to further promote their mission.â€
Professionally, Bonham has spent his career in the marketing industry co-founding Lucid Agency in 2006 and most recently in 2020 launching HIghnoon, a full-service marketing and consulting agency whose higher education clientele include Purdue, Gonzaga, University of Washington and more. For more information on Highnoon, its service lines and work in the education sector, visit highnoon.co.