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Diana Brandt is the founder and Chief Executive Officer.  You can find Diana eating her way all over town and in between meals playing Legos with Toddler K and cuddling with #azfoodiebaby!  She enjoys spending her mornings having coffee with her husband and best friend, Jim and she loves staying active at OrangeTheory Fitness or running the trail by their house with her son. I don't have contributors anymore but these are still some of my favorite foodies and they have all helped me throughout the years. So give them a like, a follow and see what they're all about!

Rhea is a part-time blogger and creator of PhoodFight, and contributor at AZ Foodie. She is a self-taught foodie (shout out to subscriptions to Food & Wine as a teenager for Christmas presents) and currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with her fiance, Andrew. In her spare time, she enjoys trying out new restaurants, riding her beach cruiser to happy hour, and working off as many of those calories at the gym. Her kryptonite is a perfect dirty martini.  Follow her on social media to see amazing recipes and more:


Instagram: @phoodfight


Twitter: @hotdogfoodblog

Rheana is an amateur epicure who loves to photograph food as much as she loves to eat. Born and raised here in the Valley, she is enjoying the growth of the Arizona culinary scene over the last decade. You can find her sipping wine at happy hour, sweating it out at a barre class, or flying off to another destination.

Follow her journey on:
Instagram: @Sip.Eat.Sleep.Rhepeat
Twitter: @SipEatSleepRhe

Ali loves to keep up with the best new spots in town and is often out trying them with her husband, or friends. She is also a mother to 1 little girl, and 1 fluffy 4 legged pup. She loves to try new things in the kitchen, and share her love of food with family and friends. Cheers to good food and company!

Jennifer Lind Schutsky is a full time Phoenix creative.  She's an artist, blogger and photographer who loves to eat!  She joined Arizona Foodie in November of 2016.  She enjoys eating organic, travelling to far away destinations and loves supporting local businesses.  In addition to her contribution to AZ Foodie, She founded Bitches Food Club in June of 2012 to gather with like minded women while exploring new and local eateries in the Phoenix area.  She enjoys capturing the moment and shares more about herself and family on her lifestyle blog You can also find contributing to; north phoenix mom’s blogPhoenix New Times and on of course on instagram.




Emmy Award Winning Writer, Stephanie Sparer, is known around these parts for recreating restaurant recipes she craves in her own kitchen and texting back with rapid-fire speed. You can find her being hilarious on twitter at @stefispice or baking some delicious cakes.

Joe Riedy is an aspiring food photographer with a passion for all things Phoenix. Find him around town trying the best new restaurants or grabbing a morning coffee. Check out his latest food adventures by following him on Instagram @newfoodphx!

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