Trainers

  Jeri Epperson
Human Resources and Asset Manager
HopeSource
700 E. Mountain View Ave Suite 501
Ellensburg, WA 98926
509-925-1448
jepperson@hopesource.us

Jeri has been leading HopeSource, a community action agency, in human resource and asset management as a senior manager for ten years. Jeri is a trainer for CASTLE cultural leadership, holds a Masters Certificate in Human Resources from Villanova University and PHR Certification in Human Resources through SHRM. Prior to HopeSource she was in commercial sales with Japanese owned JRC, a marine electronics manufacturer in Seattle responsible for over 300 domestic dealerships. She moved to Central Washington where she was responsible for 5 of the top 10 accounts for hay exporter Anderson Hay & Grain, the largest exporter on the west coast. Jeri currently is Pas-President for Ellensburg Morning Rotary Club.


  Diane Fay
CSBG Program Manager
Department of Commerce
PO Box 42525
Olympia, WA 98501
360-725-2903
diane.fay@commerce.wa.gov


  Louise Johnson
Fiscal Assistant
Chelan Douglas Community Action Council
620 Lewis Street
Wenatchee, WA 98801
(509)-662-6156
louisej@cdcac.org


  Andrea Kolacz



Everett, WA 98201

andreakolacz@gmail.com.


  Danielle Maiden



, WA

no email


  Brandy Marsh
Reports and Outcomes Management Coordinator
Spokane Neighborhood Action Partners (SNAP)
3102 W. Ft. George Wright Dr.
Spokane, WA 99224
509456711 X5237
marsh@snapwa.org

Brandy Marsh has been with SNAP, a Community Action Agency in Spokane, Washington, as the Reports and Outcomes Management Coordinator for over 6 years. She has been with SNAP an additional 3 years in other roles. Brandy holds a BA in Psychology from Gonzaga University. Prior to SNAP, she worked with students at Gonzaga University in Spokane through the Disability Resource office to ensure equal access to education. Brandy currently serves as a Washington State Quality Award Examiner, member of the Community Health Assessment Board of Spokane, and is a Nationally Certified ROMA Trainer. She enjoys reading, spending time with family and playing with her dog in her spare time.


  Rebecca Royce
Program Coordinator
Clark CountyCommunity Services
PO Box 5000
Vancouver, WA 98666-5000
360-397-2075 ext 7863
rebecca.royce@clark.wa.gov


  Margi Rudy
Family Educator 4
Pierce County Human Services
3602 Pacific Avenue, Suite 200
Tacoma, WA 98418
2537983698
mrudy@co.pierce.wa.us


  Bob Swanson
RS Consulting
www.realsolutionscreated.com
10051 45th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA
206-661-4207
robertcswanson@comcast.net

Bob Swanson holds a Masters of Counseling from Seattle University and a BA in Psychology from the University of Washington. He is currently an independant consultant working with Community Action Agencies across the country, primarily doing Family Development Specialist training. Formerly he was Executive Director of the Washington State Community Action Partnership (Wapartnership.org) for 16 years, and 2.5 years as Executive Director of Neighborhouse, Inc. in Seattle, a local CAA.


  Samantha Whitley
CDBG and Community Action Programs
Clark County Community Services
PO Box 5000
Vancouver, WA 98666
360.397.2130, ext 7842
samantha.whitley@clark.wa.gov