Our Team

Intended Impact

Treehouse advances equity and racial justice in the foster care and education systems. We envision–and strive to create–a world where every child who has experienced foster care has the opportunities and support they need to pursue their dreams and launch successfully into adulthood.

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Executive Staff

Dawn Rains

Chief Executive Officer

Jess Lewis

Chief Impact Officer

Toya Griffin

Chief Financial Officer

Laura Perez Hamilton

Chief Development Officer

Eileen Davidson

Chief of Staff

 

  • Alecia Kleiner / Director, Community Giving
  • Amy Navarro / Director, Launch Success
  • Andi Ervin / Program Director, Educational Advocacy
  • Bonni Taylor / Director, Executive Implementation
  • Brandon Joachim / Director, Social Impact
  • Ed Amdahl / Senior Director, IT
  • Fred Kingston / Director, Policy
  • Heidi Hiatt / Program Director, Graduation Success
  • Jenna Meisner / Director, Corporate & Foundation Giving
  • Julie Engel / Director, Board Relations & Special Projects
  • Kateri Joe / Program Director, Graduation Success
  • Kayleen Stutts / Senior Director, Learning & Evaluation
  • Lynda Hall / Senior Director, Policy & Government Relations
  • Margaret Su / Director, Marketing & Communications
  • Meaghan Lindberg / Director, Major Gifts
  • MonRá Muse / Program Director, Graduation Success
  • Nathan New-Waterson / Director, Risk Management
  • Nicole Herron / Senior Director, Programs
  • Susan Den / Senior Director, Finance
  • Tami Farber / Senior Director, Healing Centered Practices
  • Victoria Kutasz / Program Director, Resources & Operations

Board of Directors

Sharmila Swenson

Chair

John Holt

Past-Chair

Shelby Stokoe

Treasurer

Andi Smith

Secretary
  • Charisse Williams / University of Washington Counseling Center
  • CJ Allen / Expedia
  • Derek Kalles / Kalles Group
  • Jennifer Ritchie / King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Joe Clark / Microsoft
  • Juli Farris / Keller Rohrback L.L.P.
  • Keisha Jackson / Microsoft
  • Larry Ward / Dorsey & Whitney L.L.P.
  • Linda Spain / Community Volunteer
  • Lindsey McReynolds / Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
  • Lisa Hoyt / Lisa Hoyt PhD Inc.
  • Lisa Youel / Dropbox
  • Lloyd David / Community Volunteer
  • Megan King / PwC
  • Pat Donahue / Spokane Public Schools
  • Ryan Bumrungkittikul / KeyBank
  • Sangita Woerner / Alaska Air
  • Susan Champlain / The Boeing Company
  • Terri Olson Miller / Community Volunteer

 

Emeritus Board
Affshin Valji, Alexandra Brookshire, Amber Busch, Amy Mullins, Anna Rosella, Ashley Mathews, Bill Adamucci, Bre Grubbs, Brent Johnson, Carolyn Mallahan, Cathi Hatch, Chip Kelly, Chris Trujillo, Constance Rice, Dana Frank, Dave Wilner, David Wilson, Dianne Schultheis, Eden Waggoner, Elizabeth Rudolf, Eric Parker, Erica Buckley, Eve Alvord, Heather Giacoletto, Jack Edwards, James Williams, Jane Fredricksen, Janet True, Jill Ashton, Jim Kitchell, John Enslein, John McGlynn, Judy Marczewski, Julia Calhoun, Julie Tokashiki, Kathy Elias, Kellanne Henry, Ken Withee, Kimberly Darrin, Lauri Hennessey, Laurie Oki, Linda Whatley, Lisa Stirgus, Lynn Winters, Megan Washington, Mike Foody, Patti Payne, Paul Abodeely, Rachel Antalek, Robyn Nance, Rep. Mary Lou Dickerson (Ret.), Rep. Ruth Kagi (Ret.), Rhonda Powell, Rich Olin, Rick Scott, Robert Moser, Sarah Buhayar, Scott Merriman, Scott Redman, Sehee Thomas, Shelly Brown Reiss, Sheri Kersch Schultz, Steve Petersen, Steve Reed, Susan Lewis, Susan Pierson Brown, Susan Weiss, Suzanne Greer, Tana Gall, Tess Thomas, Tim Bowman, Tim Davis, Tom Skerritt, Toni Hoffman, Valentina Zackrone, Wendy Truitt


Treehouse Ambassador Board

Kassie Markos – Puget Sound Energy

TAB President

Cindy Chang – U.S. Attorney’s Office

Executive Chair

Nicholas Lenning – K&L Gates

Executive Chair
  • Alecia Pillatos / Pure Real Estate & Growth Advisor / Zillow
  • Alice Yuan / Bain & Co
  • Alyssa Roland / Nordstrom
  • Angela Pike / Yoga and Mindfulness Instructor / CASA
  • Carrie Todd / Community Volunteer
  • Charles Gardner / KPMG
  • Ellen Evans / Washington State Office of the Attorney General
  • Emma Margraf / State of Washington
  • Erica Coray / Pacifica Law Group
  • Erin Riley / Keller Rohrback LLP
  • Jackie Saarenas / Swift Group Marketing
  • Janet Snowdon / IBM
  • Jen Bauer / Riverview School District
  • John Richmond / Bernstein
  • Kay Kay Chan / PwC
  • Kendall Songer / Boeing
  • Kiley Williams / Community Volunteer
  • Lauren Lackey / PwC
  • Lori Brown / PayNW
  • Mack Junior / Former State and Tribal Government Worker
  • Matt Reynolds / Windermere Real Estate – Queen Anne
  • Michael Ko / Starbucks
  • Mike Arnold / The Partners Group
  • Mouyuan Zhang / Amazon
  • Parker Mills / Google
  • Sakthi Murugan / DataTerrain Inc.
  • Staici West / Coordinated Care
  • Travis Kersey / KPMG
  • Vincent Ruiz / Keller Rohrback LLP
  • William Engell / Keller Williams Greater Seattle
  • Yevon Yoo / Google