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: Ellen Singer, M.D. Northwest Kaiser Permanente
Vice President: Tom Doherty, Welch Allyn
Treasurer: Craig Wilson, Oracle
Secretary: Carole PoffNorthwest Kaiser Permanente
 
MEMBERS

Rania Ayoub, Muslim Educational Trust
Beth Blenz-Clucas, Sugar Mountain PR
John Calhoun, InsideValuation Partners
Jennifer Clark, CPA, Sokol Blosser Winery
Ted Coonfield, Community Activist & Author
David Gutzler, Vanguard EMS
Luke Huffstutter, Annastasia's Salon, Owner
Emily LeachCapital Pacific Bank
Jane Collins Packard, Portland Public Schools
Laurie RossPortland Public Schools
 


Wajdi Said, Muslim Educational Trust
Jim Scherzinger, Oregon Department of Human Services
Susan Schwemberger, Umpqua Bank, Multnomah Village Branch
Toni Smith- Myles, Head Start Policy Council 
Joan Steinbach, Thinker Toys, Owner
Natasha Strength, First Republic Bank
Kristin Watkins, Oregon State University
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: Tony Mounts
Human Resources Manager: Steve Johnson