Our Board of Directors


Chair: Keren Brown Wilson Ph.D., CEO & Founder of JFRF

Vice Chair: Gary Withers, JD, Executive Vice President & Chief Strategic Relations Officer, Concordia University

Secretary: Kenneth L. Burgess, JD, Partner, Poyner Spruill

Treasurer: Tony Leineweber, Retired President, Central Catholic High School

Dave Carboneau, Founder, Home First Development

Kristen Connor, Senior Vice President & Community Impact Officer, Heritage Bank

Joanne Handy, Retired President & CEO, LeadingAge California

Mary Jaeger, External Affairs Director at Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

Marvin A. Kaiser, Ph.D., Dean Emeritus, Portland State University

Sean Kuni, Board Member, Kuni Foundation

Carmen Largaespada Fredersdorff, Ph.D., Chair, Nicaraguan Aging Advisory Council

Paul Lumley, Executive Director, Native American Youth and Family Center

Emeritus Board:

Martha Pelaez, Ph.D.

Janet Sehon

JFRF utilizes the expertise of Advisory Councils in the areas in which we work.