Paul Parisi is the Tucson Field Representative for Our America, a national organization whose purpose is to unite communities around a sense of pride in America and what makes America flourish. He leads a program called “Safer Streets, Brighter Futures” that promotes increased funding for police to reduce crime and sensible criminal justice reform to strengthen sentences for violent offenders while developing and applying programs to reduce reoffending.
Prior to Our America, Paul was the 4Tucson Government Domain Director for over 11 years. He came to Tucson as a US Air Force Police Sgt. and remained in Tucson after serving. He’s been a business owner, government affairs manager and elected official, serving as Vice Mayor of Oro Valley and Chairman of the Pima Association of Governments Regional Council. Community service includes being a 23 year volunteer with the Oro Valley Police assigned to patrol, serving on his church council and as a chaplain.
Paul and Cathy have been married for 42 years. They have 3 children and 4 grandchildren.