About Katherine

A graduate of U of A with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s in business administration from ASU.

Katherine Kouvelas-Edick has spent the past twenty years in government contract negotiation and finance including projects up to 350 million dollars.  Katherine has served many community organizations.  She is the co-founder of Aris Foundation – a non-profit organization dedicated to serving homeless youth in the greater Phoenix area.  She has also served on the Board of the Gilbert Boys & Girls Club and volunteered for both Tumbleweed and Junior Achievement.

Katherine Kouvelas-Edick

Katherine Kouvelas-Edick

Who Makes Up Our Team?

 Team Aris is proud to provide over one hundred years of combined hospitality experience to our clients and partners.

Michael V. Kouvelas, CHA

President and CEO

Penny Allphin, CHME

Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Karen Graham, CHRM

Corporate Director of Revenue Management