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Jeff Penzone

Jeff Penzone

Enrollment Advisor, OUAZ

Telephone: 623-546-4959

BA, Arizona State University
Post Baccalaureate – Secondary Teaching Certificate

Jeff joined Ottawa University Arizona (OUAZ) in January 2017. Jeff has spent his career in higher education working for Devry University, Arizona Christian University (formerly Southwestern College) and Grand Canyon University. Prior to working in the education industry, Jeff worked in the sporting goods field as well as the professional sports industry.

Jeff truly feels called to work in the higher education world due to his passion in helping and encouraging students to pursue their life plan and what God has called them to be. “Finding the right fit and the best avenue for students is a top priority for me and it is a real joy to see the excitement and passion students bring to the table when pursuing these goals”.

Jeff is from Glendale, AZ (a true west sider) and is married to Nancy who works for the Maricopa County Education Service Agency. Their blended family includes Trevor who is an English major at OUAZ in Surprise, Elisabeth who is a Senior at Duke University in North Carolina, Adam who works at the Chop Shop in Scottsdale, Lexie who attends Chaparral High School in Scottsdale in a specially designed instruction courses and Nate who is in 4th grade at Northwest Christian School in Phoenix. He enjoys spending time with his family, hiking and coaching.

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