Board of Directors

Impact NW is governed by a volunteer board of directors that guides our mission and vision and supports the organization through their philanthropic efforts. Our board members are dedicated to ensuring that the mission of the organization is executed.

Please join us in thanking our esteemed board members for their time, dedication to our work, and financial contributions.

2017-2018 Board of Directors

Barry Hendrix, Chair
CEO, HBG Consulting

Anne Mersereau, Vice Chair
VP Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion, Portland General Electric

Phil Dollar, Secretary
Account Executive, LaPorte & Associates

Jay Stammer, Treasurer
Senior Director of Sales Operations, Tripwire

Mia Birk
Professional Coach, Mentor, Business Advisor, Investor, and Speaker

Daniel Capuia
Founder, The Capuia FoundationRobert Countryman
Senior Vice President, Bank of the Cascades

Kirsten Day
Senior Counsel, Perkins Coie

Richard Diforio
Co-founder & Partner, Gorge Holdings, LLC

Brian Forrester
President & CEO, BuddyUp Inc.


Yvonne McClain
Chief Operating Officer, CMTS, LLC

Peter Northrup
President, Northrup Corporation

Jerry Rosette
Executive, Hoffman Construction

Chris Scherer
President, Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership (OMEP)

Valerie Thompson
Community Advocate