Board of Directors

Jim Morrell


Peninsula Credit Union, President & CEO

Katie Rains

Vice Chair

WA State Dept of Agriculture, Food Policy Advisor

Josh Deck


Olympia Federal Savings, EVP Chief Operating Officer

Janet McLane


State Court Administrator, Retired

Mary Williams

Past Chair

Social Services Administrator, Retired

Brent Dille

Dille Law, PLLC, President

Charli Terminelli

ACU, Business Development Manager

Craig Ottavelli

OrgSupport, Founder

Dan Jones

NorthAmerica Talk/ThurstonTalk, CEO, Founder

Kelsey Hulse

Puget Sound Energy, Tribal Relations Manager

Melanie Bakala

Bakala Insurance Agency, Owner

Renee Radcliff Sinclair

TVW, President & CEO

Teresa Loo

Tacoma Power, Wildlife & Lands Manager

Zahid Chaudhry

People of Color Community Coalition, Founder

Our Dedicated Staff

Our staff offer guidance and services to donors, help our community understand and respond to our unique, evolving needs in the South Puget Sound, build alliances and partnerships to help achieve long-term community impact.

Meet our Staff

"At any age, we all have assets to share. Small amounts make a difference. And we really are all in this together.”

- Janet, Community Foundation Fund Holder

“Philanthropy is an important piece of helping to sustain a thriving, healthy community... the dividends are a healthier, vibrant community.”

- Give Local Donor

"I know I can pick up the phone and call the CommunityFoundation and they'll take our call... I've been incredibly impressed with the generosity and sense of togetherness I've encountered in the South Sound. This community is strong because of that and only because of that."

- Brian, Local Nonprofit Leader