A native Arizonan and a conservative leader, Karrin Taylor Robson is running for Governor to defend the Arizona we love and to lead us forward into the next generation.
As our state welcomes over 6,000 new residents every month, Karrin knows that we must be vigilant in fighting for our Arizona values. Our state is a beacon of freedom and opportunity for millions, and Karrin’s leadership will ensure it remains a special place, with conservative policies that encourage economic growth, innovation, and traditional values.
Karrin is a successful Arizona business leader. She is the Founder and President of Arizona Strategies, a premier land use strategy firm headquartered in Phoenix. Throughout her extensive career, she has fought on behalf of economic growth, and won approval for new homes and projects that have created thousands of new jobs for Arizona families.
Karrin has served on the boards of numerous community and economic development organizations. In June 2017, she was appointed by Governor Doug Ducey to the Arizona Board of Regents, which is responsible for the governance of the state’s public universities, Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona. She served as vice chair of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, was a trustee of the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Phoenix Foundation, and was a board member of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and InvisionAZ. She served as the chair of the Joe Foss Institute and chair of Valley Partnership. In addition, Karrin serves as a member of the Civic Leader Group for the Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force and, locally, she serves as an honorary commander of the 161st Air Refueling Wing. Prior to her appointment as a member of the Chief of Staff’s Civic Leader Group, Karrin proudly served as the honorary commander of Luke Air Force Base.
Karrin is a longtime conservative activist and supporter, working for Republican organizations as a donor, fundraiser and activist. She helped raise over a million dollars in support of President Trump in 2016 and 2020 and sponsored events with Donald Trump, Jr and Lara Trump. She has also proudly donated to Maggie’s Place, a non-profit dedicated to supporting pregnant women in need.
In her personal life, Karrin is a mom to four and wife of Ed Robson. Her love for Arizona extends to our public spaces, where she can often be found hiking and exercising her 2nd Amendment Rights at one of our many shooting ranges throughout the state. Karrin attends St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Phoenix.
Through her numerous professional, community and philanthropic commitments, Karrin advocates daily for building and sustaining a dynamic and diverse economy, protecting property rights and creating value in real estate, developing a world-class education system with options for all types of learners, fostering civic engagement, and supporting the men and women who serve in our military.