About the Arizona Finance Authority: Management and Advisors

Arizona Finance Authority

Lorenzo Romero
Executive Director
(602) 769-7498

Lorenzo was appointed Director of the Arizona Finance Authority and Director of the Arizona Governor’s Office of Strategic Planning and Budgeting following his post as Special Advisor for Tax, Business and Regulatory Policy to the Governor. Prior to this, Lorenzo worked as the Director of Fiscal Policy for the Arizona House of Representatives, serving for Speaker Adams, Speaker Tobin, and briefly for Speaker Gowan. As Director, he advised the House Republican Caucus on tax, budget, economic development, and business related issues.

Before entering State service, Lorenzo worked in consulting for EY and Deloitte, and started his career in GE Capital’s Financial Management Program. Lorenzo has a B.S. in Finance and Accounting and M.S. in Accounting from Arizona State University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


Sonya Stevens
Administrative Support
(480) 363-2935 



Trish Incognito
Executive Director, Water Infrastructure Finance Authority
(602) 364-1235

Other WIFA staff


Dirk Swift
Housing Program Manager
(602) 771-1000


Patrick A. Ray
IDA Issuer Counsel, Kutak Rock LLP
(480) 429-5000