Board of Directors

Tony Cadena (Chair), Contributing Associate Professor, Atkinson Graduate School of Management, SVP Partner, retired, Finance and Operations executive, Hewlett-Packard 

Craig Rusch, Vice President of Technology and CIO, Albertina Kerr Centers

Joanna Brody, Corporate Counsel, Vestas-American Wind Technology, Inc.

Ariana Chavarria, Counselor, CARES Northwest

Ron Eiseman, Financial Officer (retired), Wells Fargo Bank and Umpqua Bank; Social Venture Partners Portland Partner

James Kearney, Partner, Stoel Rives LLP

Allyson Yoshiwara, Early Childhood Administrator (retired), Portland Public Schools

Debra Vinikour, Senior Recruiting Attorney, Assigned Counsel, Inc.: Nonprofit Executive Search Consultant

Melody Martinez, Oregon Program Manager, Social Justice Fund NW

Danielle Pacifico-Cogan, Director of Communications and Community Engagement, Children’s Institute



Danielle Swope, Founder and Executive Director 

Courtney Francis Campbell, Grants Director

Todd Diskin, Partnership Manager

Robin Mann, Encore Fellow Bonding with Books Project Manager

Jean May, Operations Manager     

Jamie Ofstad, Development Manager

Devani Scheidler, Events Coordinator

Roxanne Sincich, Program Manager

Apollonia Quale, Volunteer Leader