Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors are made up of community and business leaders from our county. Each member serves a 2-year term and are instrumental in fundraising and local activities, designed to support the agencies we serve.

2020-2021 UWCC Officers:

Board President: Katina Gasser, Tongue Point Job Corps Center

Past President:  Mallory Litehiser, Lewis and Clark Bank

Board Secretary: David Pero, Retired

Board Treasurer: Michele Tompkins, Retired

2020-2021 Board of Directors:

Jim Zile, Georgia Pacific

Teresa Brownlie, NW Natural Gas

Stephanie Meadows, Meadows Broadcasting – Hits 94.3FM

Cathy Jo Kirkpatrick, Dental Hygienist and Arbonne Consultant

Judy Geiger, Columbia Memorial Hospital

Briana Smith, Owner of The Loft at the Red Building

Christine Riehl, Clatsop Community College


Kassia Nye, Executive Director

Jennifer Holen, Past Director / Advisor

Advisory Members

John Carlson, CPA

Cindy Johnson, US Bank

Julie Flues, American Red Cross

Jim Osborn, Astoria School District, Signs & Banners Chairperson

Kimberly Fitzwater, Food Services of America, Iron Chef Chairperson