Our People

Board Officers

President: Rebecca Houghton
Program Manager Microsoft Customer Service & Support
Microsoft

Vice President: Theresa Anderson
Director, Retail Operations Division
REI

Secretary: Sabrina Quarles Coleman
Account Manager
Eli Lilly & Company

Treasurer: Brenda Puls
VP Senior Business Relationship Manager
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Member at Large: Laurie Miyauchi
HR Manager, Corporate Functions and Azure
Microsoft

Past President: Andrew Farrell
Senior Vice President / National Sales Manager Head of Relationship Management
Symetra

Board Members:

Carissa Allen
Global CX & Modern Digital Retail Leader
Microsoft

Ashica Demira

Ashica DeMira
Gerontological Clinical Social Worker

Norm Escover
President and CEO
NAES Corporation

Monique Gablehouse
Chief Operating Officer, Post-Acute Care EvergreenHealth

Crissy House
Senior Audience Marketing Manager
Microsoft

Cindy Jorgensen
Compensation Specialist
Boeing

Elizabeth Mangini
Marketing Consultant
2A Consulting

Karen Melanson
Deputy Director of Policy, Programs and Finance Seattle Department of Transportation

Trey Williamson
Producer
Pokémon Go

Grant Yerke

Grant Yerke
Principal Partner
Broderick Group

LifeWire Executive Team

  • Brian Hughes | Interim Executive Director
  • Kelly Becker | Development Director
  • Amy FitzGerald | Operations Director
  • Karlah Ramirez-Tanori | Services Director

LifeWire Managers

  • Natalie Joy | Community Advocacy Services Manager
  • Claire Kennealy | Survivor Advocacy Services Manager
  • Karen Martinez | Homelessness Services Manager