Working to improve health and enrich lives.

We believe in the worth of every individual and their right to a meaningful life. Our purpose is to nurture the full potential of families and their children, from birth to three. We do this through a personalized, comprehensive program of assessment, therapy, education, and support.

Joya Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Norman Judd
Executive VP/Chief Financial Officer, RiverBank (alumni parent)

First Vice President
Paul Wasson, J.D. Attorney (alumni parent)

Second Vice President
Kathy Maurer
Marketing & Communications Director, Providence Health Care Foundation

Tammy Nelson, CPA
Manager, Taxes, Teck American Incorporated

Assistant Treasurer
Deric Latendresse (alumnus)
Attorney, Kymeta Corporation

Tim Engh
VP Commercial Loan Officer, First Interstate Bank (alumni parent)

Assistant Secretary
Bill Ryan
Commercial Property Manager, Kiemle & Hagood Co.

Committee Representatives

Deanna Adams, CPA
President, Director of Attest Services, Adams, Fagerland & Associates, PS

Nico Archer
Vice President, DH

Shannon Dayton
Real Estate Agent, John L. Scott (alumni parent)

Brent Kaufman
Outreach Coordinator, Fairwinds Spokane (alumni parent)

Kevin Measor
Professor of Neuroscience, Gonzaga University/UWSOM-Spokane

Chuck Olsen
Consultant, Northwest Farm  Credit Services (alumni parent)

Wendy Schuller
Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Eastern Washington University (alumni parent)

Tim Stulc
Director of Construction, Bonaventure Construction

Parent Representatives

Dominic Dickerson
Enterprise Account Executive, Egnyte

Eric F. Suarez
Private Client Advisor, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.

Joya Foundation Board of Trustees

Tim Cassels
CFO, Global Credit Union

Immediate Past President
Kelly Lee
Senior Manager, Controller, McConkey Auction Group

Vice President
Spencer Shelman
Portfolio Manager, Palouse Capital Management

Brent Wise
Relationship Manager, VP, Washington Trust Bank

Alex LeFriec (alumnus)
Investment Advisor, Richards, Merrill & Peterson

Assistant Secretary
Jeffrey Bell
Interim CEO, Empire Health Foundation

Foundation Trustees

T.J. Brill (alumni brother)
Market President, First Interstate Bank

Nicole DeRose
Office/HR Manager, Excel Supported Living Inc.

Robert Higgins (alumni grandparent)
Executive VP of Spokane Association of Realtors

Norman Judd (alumni parent)
President, Joya Board of Directors

Meg Judge
Community Volunteer

Randi Kyle
Member Care Center Manager, Global Credit Union

Brian McNaughton
Owner/Manager, McNaughton & Nate Insurance Group

Jim Powers
Associate Broker, Century21 Beutler & Associates (alumni parent)

Benjamin Raskoff
Principal, Winston & Cashatt

Josh Richards
Director of Operations, Unitech Composites

Gail Stevenson
Retired Development Director, Community Colleges of Spokane

Mike Thompson
Retired Spokane Valley Fire Chief

Foundation Associates

Jerry Altig
Retired Business Owner

Rick Dullanty
Retired Attorney, Witherspoon Kelley

Rick Melanson

Dave Michaud
Retired Attorney, Private Practice