Eric Weinbrenner Archives

Paradise Valley painter Eric Weinbrenner has always thrived on creative productivity. The Massachusetts native started a trucking company in Colorado before moving to Phoenix in 1997 to work in real estate. After he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in November 2019, Weinbrenner found yet another passion to throw himself into: painting. “I wasn’t going to sit there,” he says. “I’m a Type A personality. I decided I’m going to take the disease and...


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