About Us

Our Mission
Global Ties Arizona builds and strengthens relationships between its members, businesses and nations through international exchange and educational programs.
 
Phone : 480-945-7750
Address : 3295 N. Drinkwater Blvd. Suite 9, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
 

Board of Directors

Name Office
Dan Schweiker Chairman
  Treasurer
Pallav Acharya  
Kristin Allen  
Kyle Moyer  
Michael Patterson  
   

Corporate Directors

Name Company/Position
Lori Taitano Salt River Project
Kathryn Howard Maricopa County Community College District
ExOfficio/Advisory Board
Vice Mayor Suzanne Klapp City of Scottsdale
Councilman Christopher Glover City of Mesa
   

Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

Introduction
 These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full.   If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.
 
License to use website
 Unless otherwise stated, Global Ties Arizona and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website.  Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
 
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions. 
 
You must not:
  • republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  • show any material from the website in public;
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
  • edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
  • redistribute material from this website, except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.
 
Acceptable use
 You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
 
You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
 
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Global Ties Arizona’s express written consent.
 
You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
 
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without South Scottsdale Alliance’s express written consent.
 
Restricted access
 Access to certain areas of this website is restricted.  Global Ties Arizona reserves the right to restrict access to any areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Global Ties Arizona’s discretion.
 
If Global Ties Arizona provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. 
 
Global Ties Arizona may disable your user ID and password at Global Ties Arizona’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.
 
User content
 
In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.
 
You grant to Global Ties Arizona a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to Global Ties Arizona the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
 
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Global Ties Arizona or a third party (in each case under any applicable law). 
 
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
 
Global Ties Arizona reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Global Ties Arizona servers, or hosted or published upon this website.
 
Notwithstanding Global Ties Arizona’s rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Global Ties Arizona does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.
 
No warranties
 
This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.  Global Ties Arizona makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website. 
 
Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Global Ties Arizona does not warrant that:
  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
 
Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any (legal, financial or medical])matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
 
Limitations of liability
Global Ties Arizona will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:
  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data. 
These limitations of liability apply even if Global Ties Arizona has been expressly advised of the potential loss.
 
Exceptions
Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Global Ties Arizona  liability in respect of any:
  • death or personal injury caused by Global Ties Arizona negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Global Ties Arizona; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Global Ties Arizona to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability. 
Reasonableness 
By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. 
 
If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.
 
Other parties
You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Global Ties Arizona has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees.  You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Global Ties Arizona officers, volunteer, or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.
 
Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Global Ties Arizona officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Global Ties Arizona.
 
Unenforceable provisions
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.
 
Indemnity
You hereby indemnify Global Ties Arizona and undertake to keep Global Ties Arizona indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Global Ties Arizona to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Global Ties Arizona legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Global Ties Arizona arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions[, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions].
 
Breaches of these terms and conditions
Without prejudice to Global Ties Arizona other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Global Ties Arizona may take such action as Global Ties Arizona deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
 
Variation
Global Ties Arizona may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time.  Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.
 
Assignment 
Global Ties Arizona may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Global Ties Arizona rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
 
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions. 
 
Severability
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
 
Entire agreement
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Global Ties Arizona in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.
 
Law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Arizona State statues], and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Arizona.
 
 
Global Ties Arizona details
The full name of Global Ties Arizona is World Affairs Council of Arizona dba Global Ties Arizona 
 
Global Ties Arizona mailing address is 7525 E. Camelback Road, Suite 102, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
 
You can contact Global Ties Arizona by email to wendy@globaltiesarizona.org

Privacy Policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for globaltiesarizona.org. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security 
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 480-945-7750 or via email to wendy@globaltiesarizona.org.

Staff

Wendy Anderton
President and CEO
Email:  wendy@globaltiesarizona.org
Mobile:  602-531-0553

Bethany Bennick
Program Officer
Email:  bethany@globaltiesarizona.org
Mobile:  602-859-2551

We are a member of the World Affairs Councils of America, and we offer our members benefits from WACA.  

World Affairs Councils of America