Maxine Marshall, Arizona philanthropist, journalist, and longtime family friend of Arizona Humanities Founder Lorraine W. Frank, passed away on June 17 at the age of 89. Maxine, along with her husband Jonathan, were the former co-publishers of the Scottsdale Daily Progress from 1963 to 1987. Their passion and support for arts, culture, education, politics, and more had a profound influence on life in their communities and a fast-growing state. Watch Maxine talk about her friendship with Lorraine W. Frank in the Arizona Humanities 40th Anniversary video. Read more about Maxine Marshall and her life.
Left: Maxine Marshall appears in the Arizona Humanities 40th Anniversary video in 2013
Right: Celebrating the induction of Lorraine W. Frank into the Arizona Women’s Hall of Fame, March 2015