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           
Sean Edwards                        
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Village Family Capital

                         
UWCW Board Vice-Chair
Keith Wymbs

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Community Leader

Isaac Cardona
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Portland Public Schools

Deborah Dang
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OpenSesame, Inc.
UWCW Board Treasurer & Finance Committee Chair

John Ewert
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SheerID
UWCW Board Secretary

Greg Geshel
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Comcast

Ashlee Irwin
she/her/hers
Kaiser Permanente

Mahir Patel
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PacificSource Health Plans

Patrick Purvis
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Community Leader
UWCW Interim Board Development Chair

Tichelle Sorensen
sher/her/hers
Portland State University
UWCW Board Governance & Nominating Committee Chair

Kim Spaulding
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Perkins & Co.

Pradeep Tempalli
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Allium Financial Advisors

Layla Zare
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Bank of America
 

Charlene Zidell
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Zidell Companies
UWCW Board Impact Committee Chair