Officers

Ryan Thompson – President

Ryan currently works as a Risk Officer for Wells Fargo Bank. He joined the Diablos in 2011. Ryan was born and raised in the Globe-Miami area and is native to Arizona. Ryan has served on a number of boards and has always been an active member of the community. Ryan has a strong passion for helping those in need, especially youth. Married to Amanda, they have one daughter, Mady.

Michael Passante – First Vice President

Michael Passante originally hails from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has resided in Arizona since 1975. He attended Mountain View High School in East Mesa and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Arizona State University in 1995. Michael began his career as a financial advisor in 1997 and holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. He is a Managing Partner of Ke Wealth Advisors, LLC an independent financial planning and investment firm located in Tempe. Michael, along with his wife and daughter reside in Tempe and have truly enjoyed the community spirit that they have been able to develop since joining the Tempe Diablo family in 2014.

Mike DiDomenico – Second Vice President

Mike DiDomenico leads Kidder Mathews’ property management services from the firm’s Phoenix, Arizona office. Mike has lived in Tempe since 1983 with his wife Ann Lynn & 3 sons. In addition to his past involvement as a youth baseball & football coach, Mike is vice chairman of the City of Tempe Development Review Commission, Chairman of Tempe Diablos Charities Board of Directors, and has served on several commissions and boards, including Tempe Planning and Zoning, Tempe Redevelopment Review Commission, Tempe Community Council, Scottsdale Active 20/30 and Kiwanis Club of Tempe, as well as several other civic and business organizations. Mike is particularly proud of his past efforts as Chairman of the Tempe Agency Review Committee & the Tempe Homeless Task Force.

Greg Garcia – Secretary/Treasurer

Greg Garcia is an attorney. He has lived in Tempe since 1977. Greg is an alumnus of Valley Leadership (Class 31), the former Chair of the Board of Community Legal Services, and a past member of the Board of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce. He is also active with the bioscience community and a past executive member of the Board of the Arizona BioIndustry Association. He is a past Board member of the Kiwanis Club of Phoenix. He and his wife, Heidi, have two daughters who attend school in Tempe.

Our Board Members

From left to right:

(back row/from left to right) -Randy Coffin, Brad Cox, David Formisano, Garren Echols, Doug Black, Vincent Vasquez, Bill Ottinger
(front row/from left to right) – Michael Passante, Ryan Thompson, Mike DiDomenico, Greg Garcia, Arnold Mejia
**Not pictured – Bryan Cox