The Phoenix Boys Choir pays tribute to The Honorable Greg Stanton, Mayor of Phoenix, and his wife Nicole Stanton, Esq. for their commitment to the Arts in Phoenix and the Phoenix Boys Choir.
A native of Arizona and raised in West Phoenix by a family committed to giving back to their community, Greg Stanton has been serving Phoenix since 2001 when he left private law practice to serve on the Phoenix City Council where he represented the sixth district for nine years. With a staunch commitment to creating high-wage jobs in Phoenix, Stanton was the lead councilman bringing the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), the ASU downtown campus and the U of A medical school to the city. In 2009, Stanton joined the state Attorney General’s office as Deputy Attorney General and was sworn in as the 52nd Mayor of Phoenix on January 3, 2012. Greg and his wife Nicole have two young children, Trevor and Violet.
Nicole France Stanton is a Partner with the law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP and practices in the area of business litigation. In 2011 and 2012, she was selected by her peers nationwide for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Legal Malpractice Law. In her community, Nicole is a member of Charter 100 Women, a graduate of Valley Leadership Class XXIX, a Founding Board Member and Past President of the Women’s Metropolitan Arts Council (“WOMAC”) of the Phoenix Art Museum. She was a "Forty Under 40" award recipient in 2005 and was YWCA of Maricopa County’s 2011 Tribute to Women Honoree in the Business Leader Category.