Executive Leadership

Amanda Whalen
Chief Impact Officer
Chelsea Sokolow
Interim President and CEO
Kathy Grimm
Vice President - Equity, Talent & Culture
Kori Gregg
Vice President, Finance


Aaron McKay
Director - Information Technology
Alain Bally
Alessandro Mastrorocco
Early Learning Coordinator - Washington County
Amanda Grear
Early Learning Manager
Amanda Keppeler
Website and Data Support Coordinator
Amanda Shannahan
Community Investments Evaluation and Project Manager
Barbara Marmon
Senior Development Officer
Begoña Rodriguez Liern
Early Learning Senior Program Manager - Washington County
Betty Chan
Corporate Relations Specialist
Brittany Geertsen
Preschool Promise Manager, Early Learning Washington County
Cristy Munoz
Program Manager - Hands On Portland
Daniela Bizzell
Marketing and Communications Specialist
Dr. Carlos Jermaine Richard
Director - Successful Families 2020
Elizabeth Lorenzo
Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships
Emily Kremser
Data Manager
Evelyn Stokes
Human Resources Coordinator
Frances Sallah
Early Learning Operations Policy Director
Hosheman Brown
Senior Manager of Corporate Relations
J. John Afryl
Senior Program Manager - Hands On Greater Portland
Janice Romano
Contract Controller
Julie Christiansen
Pledge Processor
Kaleema Kerbs
Westside Program Manager - Hands On Greater Portland
Keith Fellger
Salesforce and Database Administrator
Kristen Lambert
Brand Manager
Lai-Lani Ovalles
Senior Program Manager - Early Learning Multnomah County
Lauren Gottfredson
Community Collaborations Manager
Martin Gaytan
Senior Accountant - Grants
Meredith Morse
Director, Resource Development Operations
Michelle House
Senior Manager - Donor Choice
Mina Smith
Preschool Promise Manager -Early Learning Multnomah
Molly Day
Director - Early Learning Multnomah
Nancy Wilson
Executive Assistant to the President and Board Liaison
Nidhi Dagur
Director - Marketing and Communications
Ryan Schabow
Accounts Payable Specialist
Susan Lehman Stevenson
Data & Field Services Specialist
Susan Watters
Recruitment/HR Project Manager
Susan Zepernick
Donor Engagement and Special Events Manager
Thuy Lien Bechard
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Tim Wolf
Senior Manager - Building Services
Todd Diskin
Corporate and Special Events Program Manager
Wil Bowen
Grants Manager