Parent Trust...gives me the strength and support I need to imagine what it is like to become a strong, healthy parent.

For more information about joining the Parent Trust Board of Directors,

please contact Mark Buckley, Executive Director, at: mbuckley@parenttrust.org

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Our Leadership

Parent Trust for Washington Children is proud of its volunteer Board of Directors. The Board serves the community and agency by providing leadership, resources, oversight and inspiration to the staff.

The 2013/2014 Parent Trust Board is:

PRESIDENT:
Edie Sonne Hall
Environmental Affairs Manager, Weyerhaeuser Company

TREASURER:
Lookman Adebola Olusanya
Finance Manager, Amazon Web Services, Amazon Inc.

SECRETARY:
Blythe Keller
Supervisor, Account Management, Regence

Leslie Annis
Senior Technical Recruiter, World Vision

Jennifer C. Bryant
Office Manager, Empirical Wealth Management

Elisabeth Cagle
Marketing Coordinator, Pacific Medical Centers

John Curley
Auctioneer, John Curley Auctions; Host - KIRO Radio

Vlada Edwards
Senior Tax Advisor, BDO USA, LLP

Leslie Eglin
Instructor Emeritus - Adult Basic Education, Yakima Valley Community College

Kate Hinely
Community Volunteer

Jason Kelly
Manager, Strategic Communications, Port of Seattle

Karin Kidder
Consultant / Director of Marketing, Microvi Biotechnologies

Sandra McCartney
Business Development Consultant, First Mile Services

Brian Rogers
Technical Architect, Hitachi Data Systems

Drew Spencer
Independent Software Consultant

Nikolina Spasikova Risteska
Community Volunteer

Lidia Villegas
Owner, McCall HR Consulting, LLC

Anna Williams
Merchandise Coordinator and Project Manager, Nordstrom

John D Yuse
Systems Administrator, Preg O'Donnell & Gillett PLLC

Community Ambassadors:

Laura Smith Brown
Community Volunteer; Former PTWC Board Chairperson

Bill Brown
Community Volunteer; former President, Green Diamond Resource Company; Former PTWC Board Chairperson

Bernie Dorsey
Founder of PTWC's Conscious Fathering program; Director of Outreach at Wesley Homes Retirement Communities and Health Services

Jim Gregson
Broker, Parker Smith & Feek; Former PTWC Board Chairperson

Ian Goodhew
Deputy Chief of Staff, King County Prosecutor's Office

Van Katzman
Principal, Ascent Law Partners LLP; Former PTWC Board Member

Darryl Laferte
Systems Analyst, Tommy Bahama, Inc.; Former PTWC Board Member

Eric Pettigrew
WA State Representative - 37th District, and Democratic Caucus Chair; Director of Community & Business Relations, Regence

Dale Reiger
Former PTWC Board President

Martin Siegel
Physician: Swedish Hospital, and The Polyclinic; Community Board Member - Swedish; Professor of Medicine, UW

Penny Simkin
Co-Author of PTWC's "Pregnancy, Childbirth, and The Newborn";  Doula, Childbirth Educator, and Birth Counselor