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Vision councils

United Way of Treasure Valley’s Vision Councils in the areas of Education, Financial Independence and Health are composed of local volunteers who develop objectives and strategies to address key issues, identify needed revenue and make funding recommendations. Email us to learn how to volunteer.
Ericka Rupp (Community Impact Chair) ― Program manager, Idaho Dept. of Health and Welfare

Education Vision Council

Beth Oppenheimer (Chair) ― Executive director, Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children (Idaho AEYC)

Brian Mitchell ― VP, Financial Consultant, Charles Schwab

Bill Khoury ― Vice president and branch manager, U.S. Bank

Ben Moore ― Assistant vice president, commercial lender Bank of the Cascades

Randy Morgan ― District manager, Boise, Intermountain Gas Co.

Jon Munn ― Social worker, Nampa School District

Denny Trumble ― Community volunteer

Ericka Rupp ― Program manager, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Matt McCarter ― Director, Student engagement & postsecondary readiness, State Department of Education

Anna Wolfenbarger ― CPA at Little-Morris, LLP

Alex Zamora ― School social worker, Idaho Virtual Academy

Brienne Sandow ― Clinical Support Director m St. Luke’s Health System

Claudia Borgna ― Retried school teacher

Kim Froehlich ― Performance Management Consultant, WhiteCloud Analytics

Mitch Colburn ― Engineering Leader, Idaho Power

George Thomas ― Executive Director, Stevens-Henager College

Keri Davidson ― Director of Development, Idaho Nonprofit Center 

Lori Lindsey ― Retail Services, Citi

Health Vision Council

Mark Babson (Chair) ― Paramedic, Ada County Paramedics

Paula Coulter ― Oncology Service Line director, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

Jay Lugo ― Executive director, Idaho Lions Sight and Sound Foundation

Janee McLellan ― St. Luke’s Health System

Sonja Schriever ― Bureau chief, Bureau of Community & Environmental Health

Caroline Merritt ― Director of public relations, Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce

Samantha Kenney – Community Outreach Manager, Delta Dental of Idaho

Courtney Frost – Blue Cross of Idaho

Jamie Aanensen ― Manager, Central District Health

Carly Jivelekas ― Registered Nurse, St. Luke's Health System

James Lake ― Registered Patent Attorney, Parsons, Behle & Latimer

Darcy Wagner ― Sales Executive, PacificSource Health Plans

Terri Brannan ― Community Volunteer

Ami Poppleton - Member Support Specialist team Lead, PacificSource
Financial Stability Vision Council

Kelli Badesheim (Chair) ― Executive director, Valley Regional Transit

Dan Clements ― IT professional, Hewlett-Packard

Courtney Keith ― Human services program specialist, State Department of Health and Welfare

Deanna Ward ― Development director, Home Partnership Foundation

Casey Quarders ― Senior relationship manager, KeyBank

Brook Bond ― Attorney, Parsons Behle & Latimer

Mindi McAllaster ― Associate Broker, Windermere/Richard B. Smith

Ronna Hargis ― Executive Assistant, KeyBank

Brian Rich ― Marketing Specialist, MetaGeek

Rhiannon Avery ― Grants & Program Manager, City of Boise

Kelly Duncan ― AVP, Assistant Relationship Manager, First Interstate Bank

Heather Chambers, VP, Western Idaho Division, Washington Federal Bank

Amy Campbell ― Provider Relations Representative, PacificSource

Todd Christensen ― Director of Education & Bankruptcy Certificate Svcs, Debt Reduction Services

Christina Hardesty ― Associate Attorney, Parsons, Behle & Latimer