Leadership

Board of Directors

Neighborhood House benefits from the expertise and leadership of a highly- committed Board of Directors.  Here are the community and business leaders who guide our organization and advance its mission in the community.

OFFICERS
President: Tom Doherty, Welch Allyn
Vice President: Josh Kadish, Wyse Kadish LLP
Treasurer: Craig Wilson, Oracle
Secretary: Natasha Strength, Becker Capitol
 
MEMBERS

Rania Ayoub, Muslim Educational Trust
John Calhoun, InsideValuation Partners
Chris Cline, Wells Fargo Bank
Ted Coonfield, Community Activist & Author
David Gutzler, Manufacturing Consultant
Luke Huffstutter, Annastasia's Salon, Owner
Emily Leach, Pacific Continental Bank
Abdi Muse, Apex Microsystems
 


Laurie Ross, Portland Public Schools
Wajdi Said, Muslim Educational Trust
Jim Scherzinger, Oregon Department of Human Services
Susan Schwemberger, Umpqua Bank, Multnomah Village Branch
Ellen Singer, MD, Kaiser Permanente
Toni Smith- Myles, Head Start Policy Council 
Kristin Watkins, Oregon State University Foundation
Charles Williamson, Attorney
 
DIRECTORS EMERITI
Pat Collier
Don DeFrancq
Pam Field
Mary Ann Frantz
Karla Green
Phil Hamilton
Paul Hill
Alice Jacobson
Bob Johnson
Sal Khan
Marie Napolitano
Tony Wawrukiewicz
Ted Wheeler
EXECUTIVE STAFF
Executive Director: Richard J. Nitti
Associate Director: Peggy Norman
Development Director: Mari Yerger
Finance Director: Rebecca Page
Human Resources Manager: Marcela Navarro