EFofSV was founded in 2009 by Dr. Hal Thomas and a dedicated group of Community Leaders and SVUSD Alumni for the purpose of enriching the learning environment of Sierra Vista Unified School District through raising and managing funds, encouraging endowments, and increasing public awareness of current and future public education challenges.


To enrich and support the learning environment of the
Sierra Vista Unified School District​


Fund student scholarships through an endowment.
Serve as a financial conduit for SVUSD projects and organizations.
Provide additional resources to District students and teachers.

EFofSV Board of Directors

Rod Creathbaum

Sandee Trevino

Terry Rothery


Susan DeRosier

Board Member

Kriss Hagerl

Board Member

Carolyn Umphrey

Board Member

Dr. Hal Thomas

Board Member

Founding Member

Board of Director Bios under the ABOUT Tab

© 2019 by Education Foundation of Sierra Vista

Education Foundation of Sierra Vista, Inc. is a 501c3 qualified charitable organization. Tax ID No. 80-0389712. 

PO Box 1812 Sierra Vista AZ 85636