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Board Members of The Children's Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia

These are the professionals who generously donate their time and experience to help further our mission.

Executive Board

Jessica Blankenship, President
Edgar Lynne Group, LLC

Suzanne Heaston, Past President
Heaston and Thompson Vision Clinic 

Randy Way, Vice President
Sylvan Learning

Robyn Chastain, Secretary
Kennewick School District

Walter Timmons, Treasurer
U.S. Bank



Leslie Droubay
Bechtel National, Inc.

Amanda Heap
Copiers Northwest

Nancy Kerr, Founder
The Children's Reading Foundation

Alysia Johnson
Women Helping Women Fund Tri-Cities

Jenny Johnson
Attorney and Community Volunteer

Erin Meneely
Mid-Columbia Libraries

John Neill
Fields of Grace

Julie Nelson
Retter & Company Sotheby's International Realty

Steve Palm
HFG Trust

Sara Petersen
Washington State University - Tri-Cities

Sara Pineda
Cascade Natural Gas

Nancy Sauer
Retired Educator

Sean Simmonds
Legacy Pools

Andy Stirling
Numerica Credit Union

Meghan Watts
Community Volunteer

Michelle Wilson
PS Media

Advisory Board

John Bookwalter
Bookwalter Winery

Judith Connell
Fluor Hanford

Kyle Cox
Mid-Columbia Libraries

Chris Eerkes
Sun Pacific

Marc Harden
Community Advocate

Art King
Community Advocate & Volunteer

Dean Mitchell
Community Volunteer

Gary Spanner

Sara Zirkle