People in the News

People in the news 8.10.12

JOEL FEINMAN, J.D., is among 13 new members elected to the board of directors of Planned Parenthood Arizona. Feinman is a Pima County public defender. As a teenager, he was a volunteer with Planned Parenthood’s Positive Force Players, a youth group that did presentations and skits at junior and senior high schools on sexual health, self-esteem, tolerance and relationships. He is currently a volunteer with the University of Arizona as a mentor and mock trial coach.

LARRY DALKOFF won the NPC (National Physique Committee) Terminator competition in the Men’s Senior Masters (over 51) category on July 14 at the Fox Theatre.

MERLIN COHEN will exhibit at the 29th annual Sculpture in the Park show and sale at Benson Sculpture Garden in Loveland, Colo., Aug. 10-12. Hosted by the Loveland High Plains Arts Council and featuring more than 170 international artists, it is the largest outdoor juried sculpture show in the United States. Cohen retired from his dental practice in 1992 to pursue his interest in sculpture. He is president of the board of trustees of the Tucson Museum of Art and a member of the University of Arizona College of Fine Arts Board. For more information visit or