Our People

We believe that our Board of Directors and staff are some of the most talented and passionate individuals who are committed to preventing and ending domestic violence. LifeWire is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and consists of professional, highly skilled and dedicated leaders across both the business and non-profit sectors.

Board Officers

  • President: Andrew Farrell | Senior Vice President-Symetra Retirement Division
  • Vice President: Rebecca Houghton | Program Manager, Microsoft Customer Service and Support | Microsoft
  • Treasurer: Shawn Anderson | Area Vice President, Operations | Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
  • Secretary: Diane Kuslich | HR Manager | Microsoft
  • Member at Large: Jared Nieuwenhuis | Bellevue City Councilmember | Marketing Director | Her Interactive, Inc.

Board Members:

  • Carissa Allen | Business Architect | Microsoft
  • Theresa Anderson | Manager, Retail Operations Division | REI
  • Kamilla Chaudhery | Membership Lead | WA Chapter Moms Demand Action
  • Valerie Chrusciel | Chief Operating Officer | Overlake Medical Clinics
  • Sabrina Quarles Coleman | Account Manager | Eli Lilly & Company
  • Cristina House  | Senior Audience Marketing Manager | Microsoft
  • Cynthia Jorgensen | Compensation Specialist | Boeing
  • Linda Mangone | Owner | Mangone Associates
  • Darryl Roberts | Principal | DAZ & Associates
  • Mike Salk | Director of Programming | Bonneville Seattle
  • Robert Williamson | Producer | Pokemon Go

LifeWire Executive Team

  • Rachel Krinsky | Executive Director
  • Julie Anthony | Services Director
  • Lorra Antonio | Finance Director
  • Kelly Becker | Development Director
  • Abby Stephaniak | Operations Director

LifeWire Leadership Team

  • Natalie Hills | Resources Manager
  • Wendi Lindquist | Communications & Events Specialist
  • Shelby Lyonais | Housing Stability Manager
  • Melanie Miulli | Homelessness Services Manager
  • Georgiana Peters | Prevention & Services Reporting Analyst
  • Ward Urion | Social Change Manager