Shawn Watt joined the Arizona Community Foundation in 2022 as a Philanthropic Coordinator. In this role he supports the development team and assists with donor engagement opportunities.
Prior to ACF, Shawn worked for the Rock Family of Companies where he was an Escrow Team Leader and a Client Care Specialist. In these positions, he excelled in customer service, leading team projects and mentoring team members. Shawn holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Arizona State University. Shawn’s passion for service prior to joining ACF includes four years as an officer in the United States Army, ten years as a board member and board president in the Litchfield Elementary School District, three years on the board of the New Life Center, and various volunteer opportunities with the City of Goodyear, Consumer Credit Counseling Services Southwest, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Kitchen On The Street, Arizona School Boards Association, Vitalant, and spelling bees at multiple school districts.