Our People

We believe that excellent people make excellence happen.

RMHC of Oregon & SW Washington is fortunate to rely on a network of compassionate, creative, and outstanding staff and board members who work to deliver our mission every day.

Leadership

Jessica Jarratt Miller
Chief Executive Officer

Eric Brown
Chief Operating Officer

Lauren Olander
Chief Development Officer

Diana Copeland
Senior Director of Programs

Andy Olds
Director of Building Operations

Brandy Schenk
Director of Administration

Anna Williams
Senior Director of Development & Communications

Development & Communications

Nonnie George
Director of Events & Engagement

Shannon Gianola
Director of Philanthropy

Sara Kraus
Director of Brand & Communications

Penny Whipps
Development Director, Central Oregon

Jessica Ubel
Development Director, Willamette Valley

Kelsey Vaughn
Development & Communications Coordinator

Administration & Finance

Teresa Badel Chang
Human Resource Manager

Maribel Loeches
Finance Coordinator

Operations

Cynthia Butler
Operations Coordinator

Amber Gauntlett
Operations Coordinator

Joan Mahler
Operations Coordinator

Garrett Thielking
Operations Coordinator

Guest Services

Springfield Ronald McDonald House at the PeaceHealth Heartfelt House

Robin Yozzo
Guest Services Director

Roxanne MacDonald
Guest Services Manager

Nikki Bartram
Guest Services Coordinator

Michelle Brotherton
Guest Services Coordinator

Wendy Polen
Guest Services Support

Hannah Siroky
Guest Services Support

Ashley Teague
Guest Services Coordinator

Jordan Zerkel
Guest Services Coordinator

Programs Team

Kara Klepinger
Director of Meal & Enrichment Programming

Brynn Frew
Volunteer Manager

Stephen Garfield
Kitchen Coordinator

Dinae Horne
Kitchen Coordinator

Rocio Reyes
Enrichment Programs Manager

Portland East House

Lindsay Sage
Guest Services Director, Family Placement Manager

Christy Burch
Guest Services Manager

Nicole Meade
Guest Services Coordinator

Andrea Pearson
Guest Services Coordinator

Alexa Ruscoe
Guest Services Coordinator

Portland Family Placement Team

Cathryn Enninga
Family Placement Program Manager

Anna Marie Penn
Family Placement Coordinator

Maria Quintanilla
Family Placement Coordinator

Tashia Robinson
Family Placement Coordinator – Support

Drew Vandergriend
Family Placement Coordinator

South Waterfront Ronald McDonald House at the OHSU Rood Family Pavilion

Brittanie McGurk
Portland Guest Services Director

Tracie Houser
Portland Guest Services Manager

Katy Shepperson
Portland Guest Operations Manager

Kaitlyn Mackaben
Guest Services Coordinator

Shelby Martinez
Guest Services Coordinator

Lulu Rios Mendoza
Guest Services Coordinator

Jenni Ramirez
Guest Services Coordinator

Yesenia Ruiz
Guest Services Coordinator

Naomi Wagoner
Guest Services Coordinator

Merri Whipps
Guest Services Coordinator

Ann Zagotta
Guest Services Coordinator

Bend House

Tina Haskell
Guest Services Director

Deby Carnahan
Guest Services Coordinator

Brandy Gallagher
Guest Services Coordinator

Lynndee Hargous
Guest Services Coordinator

Portland Guest Services Support Staff

Tasia Frater

Jolie Jessie

Maribel Loeches

Vickie Pierce

Board Members

Scott Gettel | Chair
Senior Vice President, Baird

Kelly Corah | Vice Chair
‎Senior Vice President, Investment Services, ‎First Tech Federal Credit Union

Tania Gitch| Treasurer
Shareholder & Tax Department Chair, Geffen Mesher

Cindy Luckman | Secretary
Senior Vice President | Managing Director I U.S. Bank Wealth Banking Services

Jared Ray | Chair Emeritus
McDonald’s Owner Operator, CFO, Greentree Enterprises

Yasi Alemzadeh
Vice President of Operations, EROAD

Christine Chang
Community Volunteer

Alison Daugherty
Senior Director, Global Employee Relations, Nike Inc.

Anne Denecke
President, Denecke Employment Law

Chris Fogg
Business Office Manager, Accounts Resolver, Marquis Companies

Pleschette Fontenet
Account Executive, Lenovo

Brian Gonsalves
Co-Founder and CEO, NetRush

Bronwyn Houston
CAO, Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel

Brad Johnson
Retired, Nike

Tracy Mack-Askew
Program Director – HD Vocational Platform Development, Daimler Trucks North America

Mary Beth Martin
Vice President, Women’s and Children’s Services, OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

Gordon McDonnell
Senior Director, Global Technology, Nike

Scott Miller
Director of Development & Construction, Marquis Companies

Sean Ray
Partner, Barran Leibman

David Soyster
Retired, Sanderson Safety Supply Co.

Stacey Squires
Owner of Admiral Properties, LLC

Tim Williamson
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Angie Fogg
Counselor, Adolescents and Individuals

Evan Friese
Vice President of Property & Casualty Advisor, k.p.d. Insurance

Matt Godt
Project Manager, Walsh Construction Co.

Eugene Gott
Civic Leader, Retired McDonald’s Owner Operator

June Hall
Senior Paralegal, Portland Trail Blazers

Mike Kennedy
McDonald’s Owner Operator; States Advertising Co-op Chair

Bob Mork
Senior Vice President, Mork Wealth Management

Derek Morrison
Vice President of Public Relations & Communications, Davis Elen

Randi Ray
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Paul & Kathy Rodby
McDonald’s Owner Operators

Patti Sanders
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Carla Seaman
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Damon Smedley
Proud Dad

Joy Soyster
Civic Leader

Dan Turner
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Cynthia Whittington
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Dahniel Barney

Rhianna Basye

Deanna Eames

Scott Johnson

Dana Mosley

Mason Rodby

Jack Zika

Jillian Goodman

Alex Fogg

Evan Hayashi

Hank Iba

Sarah Keyzers

Shannon Lang

Trisha Mai

Marie Major

Chris Park

Hadley Rosin

Katie Tevis

Paul Trakarn

Katy Zahrte

Madison Carson

Livia Chiu

Anisha Dasgupta

Deja Fitzwater

Audrey Kay Friedman

Jenna Patterson

Aidan Schenk

Erin Cunning

Dr. Igor Gladstone

Brett Golonka

Angie Holland

Matt Kendall

Karen Lyons

Steve Mims

Shiloh Powers

Julia Stiltner

Stephen Abouaf

Mick Bittler

Jim Boyer

Michael Brown

Munib Derhali, DDS

Phil Fogg, Jr.

Beth Irish

Joanne Jene, MD  

Grant Jones

Stephen Kantor

Mary Ransome

Mike Rich

Annie Sakaguchi

Susan Schnitzer

John Springer

David Stoller

Bill Swindells

Nicole Vogel

Doug Wacker

Join Our Team

Join us in creating a home away from home for seriously ill or injured children and their families.

Volunteer

Volunteers play a vital role in taking care of our families and supporting our programming.