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Driven by a passion for lasting change

Wellspring leadership is committed to ending the cycle of family homelessness. To do so, we relentlessly pursue excellence with equity and inclusion and trauma-informed, data-driven practices. Wellspring seeks for clients and communities to define success, to honor their dignity and self-direction, and for staff to help from a position of respectful resourcefulness.

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chair Stuart Williams Lee Associates
Immediate Past Chair Julissa McWashington Starbucks
Secretary Rachel Lonsdale Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Treasurer Michaela Kay Peterson Sullivan
At-Large Member Mo Malakoutian Amazon
At-Large Member Kristin Misner-Gutierrez KMG Consulting

Board Members

Arlesia Bailey Seattle Children's Odessa Brown Children's Clinic
Allison Benabente Sprague Pest Solutions
Eleanor Bradley Pacific Science Center
Brendan Burns Microsoft
Jerry Bush UMC, Inc.
Robin Callahan Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Russell Campbell Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Mike Cusack American Seafoods
Matt Lund University of Washington
Joe Nguyen Microsoft/ WA State Senator
Chuck Nordhoff Philanthropist
Ethan Norris Health Management Associates
Olga Perelman Microsoft
Derek Ruckman WasteXperts
Dave Sampson Hootsuite
Julie Seidenstein Lane Powell PC
Ali Shahrazad F5 Networks
Jason Shindler WordPress VIP
Sarah Tharp Federal Aviation Administration & John L. Scott, Inc.
Lynn Tuttle Lynn C. Tuttle LLC
Cynthia Weaver Beneficial State Bank
Ed West Providence/ UW School of Public Health

Associate Board

Chair: Cody Xiaolei Nelson, Amazon
Co-Chair: Jae Suzuki, Regence Blue Shield

  • Kelsie Bartolome, Washington Athletic Club
  • Joanna Dunn
  • Gavin Hudson, Standish Management, LLC
  • Sarah Neurath, Amazon
  • Abbey Reed, Hudson Pacific Properties
  • Emily Rooney, Google
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