Board of Directors

Kindering’s Board of Directors is made up of individuals committed to embracing children of diverse abilities and their families by providing the finest education and therapies to nurture hope, courage, and the skills to soar.

Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer – Lisa Greenwald, PhD

President – Glenn Lux, MD, Allegro Pediatrics

Vice President – Stacey Giard, Tola Capital LLC

Secretary – Robby Tonkin, Taco Time Northwest

Treasurer – Bill Palmer, CFO Selections



Phil Banta, Robert W. Baird & Co.

Merrill Behnke, SHWorldwide

Greg Benn, The Boeing Company

Effie True Gleason, Gull Industries

Nicholas Jones, Esq, Wells Fargo Special Needs Trust Services

Rich LaVoice, Symetra

Mangala Lonkar, The Boeing Company

Janelle Milodragovich, Esq, Ten Gun Design

Judith Pierce, Healthcare Consultant

Amy Reiersgaard, Revel Consulting

Robin Rothe, Thomas C. Wright Foundation

Alex Silverman, Esq, AT&T

Jeremy Silvernail, RGD Property Services

Susie Vowinkel, Google

Sheryl Willert, Esq, Williams Kastner

Ian Wilson, Amazon

Sherri Zorn, MD, The Polyclinic

Directors Emeriti

President Emeritus – Tony Mestres, Seattle Foundation

Michael Anderson, PayNorthwest

C. Stephen Cordial, Steve Cordial Consulting

Chuck Cowan, MD, Retired physician, Seattle Children’s

Diane Demopulos, ARNP, FNP

Steve Hamilton, CPA, Northshore Utility District

Arne Ness, DDS, Village Dentistry

Rosie VanCoevorden, MD, Retired Doctor and Community Leader

Hon. Anthony Wartnik, King County Superior Court (Retired)

Lisa Wissner-Slivka, Wissner-Slivka Foundation

Thomas C. Wright, In Memoriam

Advisory Council

Dina Alhadeff, ABC Pacific Corporation

Dean Allen, McKinstry, Co.

Claudia Balducci, King County Council

Frank Blethen, The Seattle Times

Julia Calhoun, The Laurel Foundation

Paul Cavanaugh, Thomas V. Giddens Jr. Foundation

Kim Ackerley Cleworth, Ginger & Barry Ackerley Foundation

Alan Fisco, The Seattle Times

Alan Frazier, Frazier Healthcare Partners

Krista Grinstein, Glaser Foundation Inc.

Trudi Inslee, Washington State First Lady

Christine Martin, The Valtas Group

Catherine Mayer, L.A.U.G.H. Foundation

N. Elizabeth McCaw, Washington Women’s Foundation

Jennifer Teunon, The Medina Foundation

Janet True, Community Volunteer

Tom Varga, CFO Selections