Leadership

Tom Dorough - Executive Director

Tom holds a BS in Hotel Restaurant Management from Northern Arizona University and a Master’s in Public Administration – Health Care Management from Grand Canyon University. 

Tom spent 18 years with Marriott opening and operating hotels and luxury resorts.  Following his work at Marriott, Tom took his hospitality experience to American Baptist Homes of the West (ABHOW) where he worked as the Executive Director at The Terraces, a life plan community located in Phoenix, AZ. While at ABHOW, Tom played a significant role in the design and development of its employee culture and customer service program that centered on the Ritz-Carlton approach.   

Most recently, Tom was with Robson Senior Living where he was responsible for opening and operating new communities within its growing brand.  As executive director at Mirabella at ASU, Tom looks forward to building on the PRS tradition of excellent service to those living its communities and partnering with ASU to provide lifelong-learning opportunities for its residents.

Originally from Massachusetts, Tom has called Arizona home since the age of seven.  He currently resides in Cave Creek with his wife Debra and two boys.  In his spare time, Tom enjoys playing golf, snow skiing, cooking and spending time with his family.