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.

Board of Directors

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: Darryl Roberts | HR Consultant
  • 1st Vice President: Valerie Chrusciel | Chief Operating Officer | Overlake Medical Clinics
  • 2nd Vice President: Linda Mangone | Owner | Mangone Associates
  • 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
  • Sabrina Quarles Coleman | Account Manager | Eli Lilly & Company
  • Andrew Farrell | President | Symetra Securities Inc. | Vice President Sales Development | Symetra Financial Group
  • Rebecca Houghton | Communications and Project Management Consultant
  • Cristina House  | Senior Audience Marketing Manager | Microsoft
  • Cynthia Jorgensen | Compensation Specialist | Boeing
  • John McCracken | Police Major | Bellevue Police Department
  • Mike Salk | Program Director | 710 ESPN Seattle, Bonneville Seattle
  • David Suhrie | Solution Specialist | Microsoft

LifeWire Executive Team

Rachel Krinsky | Executive Director

Lorra Antonio | Finance Director

Kelly Becker | Development Director

LifeWire Leadership Team

Julie Anthony | Survivor Advocacy Services Manager

Natalie Hills | Resources Manager

Wendi Lindquist | Communications & Events Specialist

Shelby Lyonais | Housing Stability Manager

Melanie Miulli | Homelessness Services Manager

Georgiana Peters | Prevention and Services Reporting Analyst

Ward Urion | Social Change Manager