The board of directors at United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (UWCW) is made up of dedicated community members who are passionate about investing in our community.

UWCW Board Chair           
John Ewert                         
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UWCW Board Vice-Chair
Charlene Zidell

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Zidell Companies

Isaac Cardona
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Portland Public Schools

Deborah Dang
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OpenSesame, Inc.

Chris Delaney
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Phreesia
UWCW Impact Committee Chair

Donna Hammond

IBEW Local Union 48

Sean Edwards
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Village Family Capital
UWCW Governance &
Nominating Committee Chair

Troy Emerson
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UPS
UWCW Development
Committee Co-Chair

Marguerita Lightfoot

OHSU-PSU School of Public Health

Greg Geshel
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Comcast

Jason Green
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CBRE
UWCW Secretary

Ashlee Irwin
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Kaiser Permanente

Mihir Patel
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PacificSource Health Plans

Patrick Purvis
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Community Leader
UWCW Development
Committee Co-Chair

Tichelle Sorensen
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Portland State University

Kim Spaulding
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Perkins & Co.

Pradeep Tempalli
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Allium Financial Advisors
UWCW Treasurer

Keith Wymbs
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Technology Consultant

Layla Zare 
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Bank of America