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.



Cole Mills, Bridgetown Wealth Management, Chair

Felicia Tripp, The Contingent, Immediate Past Chair

Karis Stoudamire Phillips, Moda Health, Vice Chair

Andrew Ognall, Umpqua Holdings Corporation, Treasurer



Jonathan Blasher, Metro

Tamara Brown, Heritage Bank

Emi Donis, Senior Operations LLC

Teyent Gossa, Portland General Electric

Whitney Grubbs, Foundations for a Better Oregon

Dewayne Hankins, Portland Trail Blazers

Travis Merrill, Residio

Charu Nair, Keys2DEI Consulting Group

Andrew Over, Regence BlueShield

Carolyn Sizemore, Mortenson Construction

Jahed Sukhun, Muslim Educational Trust

Patty Wood, Education Northwest


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