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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.
Corey Surber (Community Impact Chair) ― Director, State Advocacy at Saint Alphonsus Health System / Trinity Health
Ericka Rupp (Community Impact Co-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 


Health Vision Council

Russ Duke (Chair) ― Director, Central District Health Department

Mark Babson ― 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

Heidi Otto ― Regional sales director, TASC

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

Bessie Katsilometes ― Dean, academic programs, Idaho State University

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

Teresa Shackelford ― Clinical Supervisor, Dept. of Health & Welfare

Samantha Kenney – Community Outreach Manager, Delta Dental of Idaho

Belia Paz – Promotion/Event/Marketing Director, Radio Rancho

Courtney Frost – Blue Cross of Idaho

Financial Stability Vision Council

Kelli Fairless (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

Joey Perry ― Vice president and relationship manager, Washington Trust Bank

Natalie Chatfield ― Business development officer, Idaho Central Credit Union

Ron Berning ― Community volunteer

Brook Bond ― Attorney, Parsons Behle & Latimer

Joby Hyman ― CV Surgery Manager, St Luke’s Health System

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

Ronna Hargis ― Executive Assistant, KeyBank

Adam Guyton – Risk Advisor & Commercial Insurance Broker, Payne West Financial

Elizabeth Flores – Self-Reliance Supervisor, Dept of Health & Welfare

Brian Rich – Marketing Coordinator, ICON Credit Union

Rhiannon Avery –  Grants & Program Manager, City of Boise