The arts represent $9 billion in Arizona’s economy. One small component of this economic engine is the work performed by members of the DES Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) for the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
Growing up on the Navajo Reservation, Elsie Yoyokie understands the challenges faced by the population she serves and has a passion for improving their lives. Her father was one of the legendary Navajo Code Talkers. Having worked for DES for 38 years, both she and her father are no strangers to public service.
Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADES does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADES’s Office of Equal Opportunity at [email protected]. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.