Board of Directors

The Board of All Hands Raised is a diverse cross-section of our community, with half of our members representing communities of color. As the official governance body of All Hands Raised, the Board oversees the CEO, establishes the operational budget and audit and upholds our mission to ensure upward mobility for our kids.



Felicia Tripp, The Contingent, Chair

Mo King, Community Advocate, Immediate Past Chair

Cole Mills, Bridgetown Wealth Management, Vice Chair

Andrew Ognall, Umpqua Holdings Corporation, Treasurer



Larry Bekkedahl, Portland General Electric

Jonathan Blasher, Metro

Michael Burch, Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters

Andrea Cook, Community Advocate

Emi Donis, Senior Operations LLC

Whitney Grubbs, Foundations for a Better Oregon

Dewayne Hankins, Portland Trail Blazers

Lenin Jimenez, Home Equity Investments

Travis Merrill, Residio

Charu Nair, Keys2DEI Consulting Group

Andrew Over, Regence BlueShield

Carolyn Sizemore, Mortenson Construction

Karis Stoudamire Phillips, Moda Health

Jeff Strickler, Education Northwest

Jahed Sukhun, Muslim Educational Trust


Emeritus Directors

Sho Dozono, Community Advocate

Sarah Mensah, Nike

Lee Po Cha, Immigrant & Refugee Community Organization

Ron Saxton, Peace Health, Founding Board President

Karen Whitman, Karen Whitman Projects


Legal Counsel

Ed Harnden, Barran Liebman LLP