Board of Directors

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

Beth Daniels, Brand Strategist, The Standard

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

James Kearney, Partner, Stoel Rives LLP

Melody Martinez, Oregon Program Manager, Social Justice Fund NW

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

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

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

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



Danielle Swope, Founder and Executive Director

Ramona Cahn, Development Director

Courtney Francis Campbell, Grants Director

Ann Heiliger, Community Coordinator

Jean May, Operations Manager     

Devani Scheidler, Program Manager

Roxanne Sincich, Program Manager

Apollonia Quale, Volunteer Coordinator

Leslee York, Evaluation Manager        

Ambassador Board

Emily Zeitman: Chair

Olivia Rasmussen: Vice Chair

Seferina Salas: Secretary

Donna Johnson

Alexis James

Archana Sriram

Aliza Lile