Leadership

Board Officers

Carol Wollenberg, President
Eileen Carney, Vice President
Sara Harvey, Treasurer
Jane Pedersen, Secretary

Committee Directors

Carol Wollenberg, Executive Committee
Sara Harvey, Finance Committee
(position currently open), CommunicationDevelopment Committee
Sue Colbeck and Mary Wymer, Circle Family Program Committee
(position currently open), Membership Committee
Lynn Murphy, Hospitality Committee

Circle Trustees 

Jane Pedersen and Helen Uri, Caroline Denny Bamford Circle
Sue Tong, Everett W. Nordstrom Circle
Lori Box and Stephanie Dickman, Georgia Willis Circle
Eileen Carney, GM Root Circle
Jenny Rogers and Bonnie Meyers, Jean H. Shields Circle
Carol Wollenberg, Joy Goodenough Circle
Kay Gullberg and Esther Ross, Katherine B. Friele Circle
Sharon Truax, Norene Boyd Circle
Phyllis Ayers, Rebecca Horton Circle
Terry Dessert, Terese Smith Howard Circle

 

Executive Director

Inga Paige205101_1008541581692_6265_s

Inga comes to Seattle Milk Fund with a strong background in nonprofit leadership.  In previous positions, she served as Executive Director for the Northwest Infant Survival and SIDS Alliance as well as Tessera: a nonprofit serving adults with developmental disabilities.  She has also held multiple development positions with various nonprofit organizations in both King and Snohomish Counties.  Inga is originally from Boise, Idaho and has lived in the Seattle area since 2001.

 

Development Director

Heather Giron Fritts

Heather Giron Fritts
Development Director

A Pacific Northwest native, Heather is passionate about nonprofit, mission driven leadership and philanthropy.  Working for local nonprofits and foundations for more than twenty years, she has stewarded staff, boards and donors in their philanthropic endeavors.  Heather loves working with those who are passionate about supporting programs that engage families and strengthen communities.  With experience achieved through her Human Services BA, while working for United Way and Social Venture Partners, and her Executive Nonprofit Leadership Graduate Degree from Seattle University, Heather works as a catalyst, to donors and volunteers goals.  As SMF’s Development Director, Heather has brought a plethora of experience around strategic development, research and creation of fundraising, communications and branding plans, and agency policies and protocols.  Continuing to empower individuals today so that they may become leaders tomorrow, Heather connects people to their passions.  Knowing she is instrumental in allowing another individual to advance their skills, fulfill their dreams, and leave behind a legacy, she often asks us,  “what legacy would you like to leave?”