AFP Advancement Northwest’s 2024 Board of Directors

Our board is a group of volunteer professionals who generously share their time and expertise to help fundraisers build their proficiency and advance their careers. We invite you to reach out to anyone on the board to learn more about AFP Advancement Northwest or philanthropy in Washington State.

Elysa Hovard

Elysa Hovard

Co-President

Regional Director of Philanthropy at Mercy Housing

Elysa’s Bio

Brianna Rand

Brianna Rand

Co-President

Individual Giving Manager, Seattle Theatre Group

Brianna’s Bio

Shannon Bowen

Shannon Bowen

Co-President Elect

Chief Advancement Officer, Pacific Northwest Research Institute

Shannon’s Bio

Hong Chhuor, CFRE

Hong Chhuor, CFRE

Co-President Elect

Chief Development and Communications Officer, Friends of the Children

Hong’s Bio

Brandi Bednarik

Brandi Bednarik

Treasurer

Executive Director, Grays Harbor Historical Seaport

Brandi’s Bio

Linda Rondinelli

Linda Rondinelli

Secretary

B. Michelle Johnson

B. Michelle Johnson

Co-Past President

Director, Ultimate Rainbow Consulting

Michelle’s Bio

Javier Womeldorff

Javier Womeldorff

Co-Past President

Associate Vice President of Major and Planned Giving, The Evergreen State College

Javier’s Bio

Mabana Bamba

Mabana Bamba

Corporate Relations Manager, DESC

Mabana’s Bio

Hailey Cassell

Hailey Cassell

Self Employed Consultant

Hailey’s Bio

Greg Croak

Greg Croak

Associate Director for Individual Philanthropy, Foster School of Business

Greg’s Bio

Anna Cronin

Anna Cronin

Senior Director of Philanthropy and Communication, Solid Ground

Anna’s Bio

Krista Daniel

Krista Daniel

Major Gifts Officer , Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission

Krista’s Bio

Senai Doss

Senai Doss

Development Coordinator, Pacific Northwest Research Institute

Senai’s Bio

Jennifer Li Dotson

Jennifer Li Dotson

Fundraise Up 

Jennifer’s Bio

Murphy Dunne

Murphy Dunne

Gift Officer, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Murphy’s Bio

Josalyn P. Ford, MPA

Josalyn P. Ford, MPA

Jeanne Galloway

Jeanne Galloway

Vice President of Advancement & Enrollment, Bastyr University

Jeanne’s Bio

Julia Ge

Julia Ge

Assistant Director for Philanthropy, University of Washington School of Public Health

Julia’s Bio

Tierra Jones

Tierra Jones

Consultant, Nonprofit Development Hub

Tierra’s Bio

Harshika Kara

Harshika Kara

Capacity Building Lead, RVC Seattle

Harshika’s Bio

Tatum Mackay

Tatum Mackay

Dale Carnegie Trainer & Executive Coach and Congruence Design Founder 

Tatum’s Bio

Matthew Ramsey

Matthew Ramsey

Chief Development Officer, Family Equality

Matthew’s Bio

Yadira Sanchez

Yadira Sanchez

Executive Director of Poder Latinx

Yadira’s Bio

Sanjukta Shams

Sanjukta Shams

Chief Impact Officer, Uplift Northwest

Sanjukta’s Bio

Brian Tanner

Brian Tanner

Director of Philanthropic Partnerships, Potlatch Fund

Brian’s Bio

Katlyn Torgerson

Katlyn Torgerson

Executive Vice President, CCS Fundraising

Katlyn’s Bio

Rebecca Viets

Rebecca Viets

Individual and Corporate Giving Coordinator, Washington Trails Association

Rebecca’s Bio

Jenny Vincent

Jenny Vincent

Senior Director of Development University of Washington Regional Development

Jenny’s Bio

Anh Vo

Anh Vo

Chief Culture Officer, Alford Group

Anh’s Bio

Shannon Wong

Shannon Wong

Senior Manager of Individual Giving, Downtown Emergency Service Center

Shannon’s Bio