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About our Staff

Northern Arizona Fiduciaries was the first private fiduciary in Northern Arizona and has been providing quality fiduciary services to Yavapai County since our founding in 1988. It is our mission to provide the most comprehensive services to satisfy our clients’ needs. We believe the best way to achieve this goal is to maintain a staff of highly talented and motivated people who have the broad range of skills required to provide the best service for our clients. We provide continuous education opportunities to meet and maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. Our fiduciaries are licensed by the State of Arizona and provided with ongoing training. Northern Arizona Fiduciary, Arizona Supreme Court Licence #20198


Carla Jones

Carla M. Jones, an Arizonian, began her fiduciary career in 1997. In 1999 Ms. Jones became a Licensed Fiduciary through the Arizona Supreme Court. Later that year, Ms. Jones became a Registered Guardian through the National Guardianship Association. From 2002 to present, Carla has been the principal fiduciary and owner of Northern Arizona Fiduciaries, Inc in Prescott, Arizona. With over 19 years experience in the fiduciary field, Ms. Jones has handled a multitude of complex cases, including interstate, multi-jurisdictional and international issues. Ms. Jones has assisted The Yavapai County Attorney’s Office, Prescott Police Department, Adult Protective Services, Yavapai County Sherriff’s Office, and other local and state agencies in the recovery of assets and the prosecution of criminals in financial exploitation and adult abuse cases.

Ms. Jones employs a staff of 5. Carla has been a presenter on multiple fiduciary issues in various community programs and for the Yavapai Country Bar Association’s Elder Law Attorneys. Ms. Jones has provided testimony as an Expert Witness in fiduciary and trust litigation lawsuits. 

Ms. Jones is a member and past board member of the Arizona Fiduciaries Association and a member of the National Guardianship Association.

In addition to Ms. Jones fiduciary career, she has been a member of the Prescott Kiwanis Club since 2002 and has served as a past board member and chaired 3 committees including Major Emphasis, Youth Services, Family Services, and Scholarship Committee.  When not serving the community as a professional and volunteer, Ms. Jones enjoys raising her two daughters, Lillian Mae and Madison Nicole.  Ms. Jones and her family love to camp, hike, fish, ride, and enjoy all the outdoors has to offer.


Beverly Gloden

Beverly Gloden has served as Northern Arizona Fiduciaries  second in command since 2002, after many years in home health care as a Licensed Nursing Assistant. Her passion has always been geriatrics and, as Care Manager, her greatest reward is in removing people from dangerous situations and providing safe and comfortable environments for our clients.
Beverly is a National Certified Guardian and her genuine concern and compassion for the clients she serves is unchallenged. She continues to seek education and growth through National Guardianship Conferences to obtain the most current methods to care for those people we serve with integrity and an impeccable code of ethics for their benefit.

Beverly enjoys the nature of Prescott and the trails that wind through the area. She has raised a beautiful daughter and finds joy in the company of her grandson. Being a companion for her mother has only enhanced her vision and priorities to make her even more effective in care management.


Pamela Smith With an extensive background in organization and strategic expertise in various account management positions, Pam Smith brings a broad and truly global perspective to her strategic role as accounts manager.

Pam joined Northern Arizona Fiduciaries in July, 2014 and has made meaningful contributions in every company endeavor assigned to her responsibility. Her role lends integrity and confidence to performance and productivity, strictly adhering to meeting deadlines and schedules. Willingness to take on any task and contributing with new and innovative ideas adds a fresh perspective. Daily interactions are welcomed with a positive attitude and an eagerness to help.

Within the past few years, Pam has implemented new procedures and processes to stream line financial record keeping for future growth and maintenance to welcome new clients into our administration. Giving way to a more personal, and hands on approach to our clients needs and concerns.

 Always willing to grow in knowledge, Pam will pursue her Fiduciary License and continues to attend national conferences and additional seminar opportunities to expand her experience in all fiduciary aspects including Trust Management to provide excellence and security for our clients.


Julee Pierson

Julee Pierson has been a Northern Arizona Fiduciaries, Inc. employee since 1996. Her passion is caring for our clients. She does this in various ways and with upmost compassion and concern for their well-being and best interests. Julee thinks of our clients as if they are family and takes care of many of their day to day needs. From scheduling and attending medical appointments, attending care plan meetings at the various facilities where our clients reside, coordinating transportation to medical appointments, shopping for clothing or personal items, or  just making a visit to check in on the welfare of our clients.

Julee has earned her Gerontology Certificate from Yavapai College. She also received her Caregivers Certificate in 2008. She is preparing to sit for her National Guardianship Certificate. She enjoys attending gerontology conferences and continuing education opportunities.

In her time away from work, Julee enjoys gardening, reading, spending time with her grandkids, yoga and being outside.


Terra Korte

With over 11 years experience in Family Law, working with various Attorney’s,
Yvonne “Von” Hignight makes a great addition to our team. Von’s compassion for our clients comes naturally and lovingly. Von’s enthusiasm to assist our clients and be a team player, enables her to jump into any situation with understanding and spirit. Von is able to assist with any projects from property management to care management.

Von currently serves as assistant to Carla M. Jones, as well as a fiduciary in training, seeking to take her fiduciary licensing exam. In addition, Von intends on pursuing her certification to become a National Certified Guardian. She will welcome opportunities to obtain further skills and education by attending seminars and conferences, only to enhance her undeniable given abilities to best serve our clients.

In her spare time, Von enjoys using her creative talents in various craft projects. She is a lover of animals, both tame and wild and loves to garden.  Von is very active in her church and volunteers as a guide and teacher of various youth groups. She carries her compassion and love evidenced by balancing her home life roles, as a mother, wife, and caregiver.

 

 

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