The Grays Harbor Community Foundation is a 100% local institution. The volunteers who serve on our board of directors, having lived and worked in Grays Harbor County for decades, and know and care deeply about our local communities.
Our board is comprised of 21 elected directors. All directors serve entirely as volunteers. Four officers lead the board and serve two year terms as officers.
- Wes Peterson, Chair, Retired Executive Director, Grays Harbor College Foundation (Aberdeen)
- Kathryn Skolrood, Vice Chair, Finance Director, Grays Harbor PUD (Hoquiam)
- George Donovan, Secretary, Owner, Barrier West and Real Estate Developer (Aberdeen)
- Mike Stoney, Treasurer, Accountant, Easter & Stoney (Elma)
- Dr. Donald J. Arima, Dentist (McCleary)
- Molly Bold, Westport Business Manager, Port of Grays Harbor (Westport)
- Dr. Ed Brewster, Retired President, Grays Harbor College (Aberdeen)
- David Burnett, CEO, Chehalis Tribal Enterprises (Oakville)
- Judith Davis, League of Women Voters of Washington (Hoquiam))
- Michelle Morrison, Business Manager, Lake Quinault School (Quinault)
- Tom Quigg, Broker, Windermere Realty (Aberdeen)
- Jon Parker, Attorney, Parker, Winkelman, Parker (Hoquiam)
- Mike Sand, President and CEO, Timberland Bank (Hoquiam)
- Mark Stensager, Retired Healthcare Executive, (Aberdeen)
- Bill Stewart, Chair, Attorney, Stewart & Stewart (Montesano)
- Rich Vroman, Attorney, Ingram, Zelasko, Goodwin (Aberdeen)
- Maryann Welch, Retired Director, Grays Harbor County Health (North River)
- Stan Pinnick, Retired Superintendent, North Beach School District (North Beach)
- Todd Lindley, Financial Planner, Lindley Financial Services (Olympia)
- Randy Rust, Retired Owner, Westport Shipyards (Westport/Grayland)
FORMER BOARD MEMBERS INCLUDE:
Bob Aiken, Jim Boora, Tom Brennan, Ron Caufman, Jane Goldberg, Delann Haglund, JoAnn Hliboki, John Hughes, Ernie Ingram, Marty Kay, Lynn Kessler, Isabelle Lamb, Duane Langeliers, Frank Larner, John Mertz, Omar Parker, Barbara Bennett Parsons, Bob Preble, John Schumacher, Dee Ann Shaw, Eileen Sterling, James Stewart, Dorothy Voege, David Walseth, Mary Clayton-Waltham, Richard A. Warren, John Warring, Dr. Scott Weatherwax, Dr. Dave Westby and Bob Wiggins.
Five standing committees and all ad-hoc committees report to the full board:
- Early Learning
Ad-hoc Committees are established to deal with short term projects, questions, or issues as needed and directed by the Board Chair.
As a way to further involve the community in our foundation’s business, we have designed each committee to provide for inclusion of community members that are not necessarily board members.