Tristen Kerstetter is the manager at Paradise Chapel Funeral Home. She is a Licensed Funeral Director, Licensed Embalmer and Notary Public, and has been affiliated with Paradise Sunset Chapel since 2010. Tristen has been in the Funeral Service industry for 17 years. She is a graduate of South Mountain Community College and Mesa Community College Mortuary Science. She is an Arizona Native. She lives with her Husband and four children in Peoria, Arizona. Tristen is a member of King of Glory Lutheran Church, Metro Phoenix Senior Resource Group, North Valley Coalition on Aging, East Valley Committee on Aging, Valley Interfaith Project, Spolight Senior Services and Resource Awareness Information Network.
Vanessa Valdez is a Licensed Embalmer, Licensed Cremationist, is a graduate of Mesa Community College School of Mortuary Science and has been with Paradise Sunset Chapel Funeral Home since 2012. Vanessa was born in Aspen, CO and grew up in Phoenix, AZ. She currently resides in Mesa, AZ.
Laura Hernandez, funeral arranger, from Southern California is a graduate from Mesa Community College of Mortuary Science. She is bilingual, and has resided in Phoenix since 2006. Laura has been with Paradise Sunset Chapel Funeral Home since 2012. She is a member of Saint Matthews Catholic Church (San Mateo Iglesia Catolica).
Cathy Davis moved to Phoenix from Chicago in 1985. She spent 20 years in the auto industry as a finance director and general manager for Lou Grubb. In 2001 she changed her direction and entered into the mortgage business where she was a Sr. Loan Officer for 8 years, leaving that to care for her in-laws and for her father who came to live with her. Cathy has been a licensed insurance agent for over 25 years, the past 5 years she has been involved in Advanced Funeral Planning. After the experience of having to plan funerals for family members she realized the importance of pre-planning. She is passionate in educating and helping folks, of all ages, with their final event, having peace of mind that their wishes are taken care of, a wonderful gift to the remaining family and loved ones. President Elect Human Services Professional ( HSPA) Resource Awareness Information Network (R.A.I.N) Metro Phoenix Senior Resource (MPSR) Business Professional Women (BPW)