Cheryl Cage ran unsuccessfully twice against Senator Al Melvin for his seat in LD 26 in 2008 and 2010.  She recently chaired the successful campaign of LD 9 House Rep. Dr. Randy Friese in Nov. 2014 (and had chaired former LD 26 Rep. Lena Saranik’s successful campaign as well in 2006).  This recent win in LD 9 was an upset  over incumbent Republican Rep. Ethan Orr.

She succeeds former Chair Don Jorgensen,  as she was elected at the 2015 Pima County Reorganizational Meeting today. Here’s her resume:


Professional Background

–Founder and President of Cage Consulting, Inc. 1988 to 2010.  (Sold Cage Consulting to my longtime assistant; now called Cage Marshall Consulting).     
                        Cage Consulting provides Job Search and Interview Preparation to individuals pursuing professional pilot careers.
–Author/Publisher of career oriented business books (aviation and general job search).
–Since 2011 I have had the privilege of working with Don Jorgensen’s company, Jorgensen/Brooks Group as Corporate Trainer and liaison with client companies.
–B.A. in Psychology from Plymouth State University in N.H.
Arizona Political Involvement
–2006 Graduate of EMERGE political training program.
–Campaign Manager for Lena Saradnik’s campaign for state house in 2006 (won).
–Two-time candidate for the State Senator against Al Melvin in 2008 and 2010 (losses).
–Campaign Manager for Dr.  Randy Friese’s campaign for state house in 2014 (won).
–Currently serve on the Board of Directors of Planned Parenthood
She can be reached at or at the PCDP headquarters at 520-326-3716,