Diplomatic Corps of Arizona

Emeriti Members

Emeriti listed on this page are active members of the Diplomatic Corps of Arizona, but no longer perform diplomatic duties. They are listed alphabetically by the country they used to represent. These members do not perform any official consular functions. They are entitled to display foreign consular plates per MVD administrative regulations. This page is periodically updated. Contact us for the most current list.

Brazil

The Honorable K. Charles Oelfke & The Honorable Caio Pagano

Ecuador

The Honorable Robert LeMarr

Germany

The Honorable William Behrens & The Honorable Bernard Otremba-Blanc

Norway

The Honorable Allan Solheim

Sweden

The Honorable Mattias Stolpe

Switzerland

The Honorable Max Haechler

Honoring Members We've Lost 

Farewell to the Honorable Bob Walkup

After 12 years as the Mayor of Tucson, he served 5 years as the Honorary Consul of South Korea. The Honorable Mr. Walkup was an active Emeritus member of the Corps up until this year. Bob was a pillar of the Arizona community, respected and admired by all members of our organization. We are deeply saddened by his passing. He will be well remembered.

His obituary can be viewed here.

Farewell to the Honorable Tracy Thomas

After years of dedicated service as the Honorary Consul of El Salvador, the Honorable Thomas was our oldest Emeritus. He was highly respected by the community and by all members of the Corps. He will be greatly missed. Our deep condolences go out to his family.

His obituary can be viewed here.