Arizona Legislative District 23 includes the City of Scottsdale, the Town of Fountain Hills, the Town of Rio Verde, the Fort McDowell Indian Community, and unincorporated areas northeast of the Phoenix metropolitan area.  

The Legislative District (LD) 23 Republican Committee is a political organization, affiliated with the Maricopa County Republican Committee and acting in cooperation with the Arizona Republican Party.  

We currently have about 350 Precinct Committeemen (with a quota of 656 PCs), making LD23 the largest District Republican Committee in Arizona.


LD23 State Committeemen :

CLICK HERE for the list.


LD23 Officers: Elected 11-19-2020

​    Chairman:  Dr. Richard Rutkowski

    First Vice-Chair:  Nancy Ordowski

    Second Vice-Chair:  Joe Junker

    Secretary:  Deborah Poland

    Treasurer: Barry Graham  



"We are a nation of freedom, living under God, believing all citizens must have the opportunity to grow, create wealth, and build a better life for those who follow. If we live up to those moral values, we can keep the American dream alive for our children and our grandchildren, and America will remain mankind's best hope."

        President Ronald Reagan - 9/15/1982


About LD 23

Precinct Captains:

 CLICK HERE for a list of precinct captains.

Current MCR Officers :

​     Chairman:  Vacant

     First Vice-Chair: Linda Brickman

     Second Vice-Chair: Nancy Cottle

     Secretary: Colleen Lombard

     Treasurer:  Sheila Muehling


         Linda Busum

         Joe Junker

         Tristan Manos

         Joe Neglia

         Janell Soyster-Buchholdt

LD23 e-mail:

"Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained for it is the only safeguard of our liberties."

President Abraham Lincoln - 8/27/1856

CD 6 Members-at-large on the AZGOP Executive Committee (2019 -2021):

Yvonne Cahill (LD23), Ron Ludders, Linda Brickman

LD 23 Republican Committee  

November 19, 2020 Election Results

CLICK HERE for Officer results.

~The Republican Party of Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, Rio Verde, ...~

Maricopa County Republican Committee / Arizona Republican Party