We believe generational change happens one story at a time.


Terri Sorensen


Gary Clemons

Chief Program Officer

Erinn Kelley-Siel

Chief Officer, Public Funding and Policy

Susan Walsh

Director of Research and Strategic Impact

Ariane Le Chevallier

National Director of Marketing and Communications

Sarah Beiderman

Expansion Fund and Grants Manager

Holly Huillet

National Database Administration Manager

Courtney Campbell

National Marketing Manager

Eric Kang

National Director of Finance and Administration

Ruben Navarrete

National Program Manager

Cheryl Jones

National Director of Human Resources


Greg Goodwin

Board Chair

Group Vice President, Kuni Automotive, a Holman Automotive Enterprise

Vancouver, WA

Don A. Washburn

Board Vice-Chair

Member, Public & Private Corporate Boards

Portland, OR

Clinton Moloney

Board Secretary

Managing Director, Sustainable Business Solutions at PwC

San Francisco, CA

Erica Baird

Global Legal Consultant & Former Lead Counsel, Global Office of General Counsel, PwC

New York, NY

Duncan Campbell


Friends of the Children

Portland, OR

Michael Feldser

Board Treasurer

Retired Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer: Ball Corporation

Philadelphia, PA

Ellen Frawley

Partner, GMMB

Washington, DC

George Granger

President: AT&T – Oregon

Portland, OR

Cynthia Grant

President, Golf ScoreCards, Inc.

Portland, OR

Thomas Keller

Duncan and Cindy Campbell Professor for Children, Youth and Families, Portland State University

Portland, OR

David Kirp

Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy UC-Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

Sharon Maghie

Retired Director, Microsoft Corporation

Seattle, WA

Peggy Maguire

Immediate Past Chair

SVP Corporate Accountability & Performance

Portland, OR

John Miner

Managing Director, Pivotal Investments

Portland, OR

Henry G. Morriello

Partner, Chair, Finance Department, and Head, Structured Finance Group, Kaye Scholer LLP

New York, NY

Bruce A. Schoen

Chief Financial Officer, Anthem Memory Care

Portland, OR

David Shapiro

CEO & President, MENTOR

Boston, MA

Dan Shull

Technology Strategy and Management Consultant, Accenture

Portland, OR

Vanessa Wilkins

Director, Nike School Innovation Fund

Portland, OR

Reports & Tools

Return on Investment Study

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Forbes Article (2014)

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New York Times Article (Part 1)

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New York Times Article (Part 2)

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Audited Financial Statements (2016)

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IRS form 990 (2015)

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Business Plan

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Friends of the Children is committed to the communities we serve, to equal employment opportunity, and to diversity in our workplace.

Friends of the Children National Office Jobs 

National Staff Accountant

New York Chapter

Executive Director

Austin Chapter

Program Director

Director of Development & Marketing

Office Manager

Central Oregon Chapter

Program Director

San Francisco Chapter

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