Meet Our Leadership Team


Every day, our PAL Team and Board of Directors make a difference in helping children prepare better for life's challenging moments.

The PAL Team

2021 Board of Directors

Brian Potter

President
Operations Superintendent, City of Vancouver

Brian Stone

Vice President
Branch Manager, PNW Loans

Sandi Glandon

Treasurer
Certified Accountant/Owner, Glandon Business Management Services

Pat Janik

Secretary
Retired Executive Director

Bill Oman

Past President
Executive Director of Schools and Learning, Vancouver School District

Craig Birnbach

Board Member
Communications Manager, Evergreen Public Schools

Brett Blechschmidt

Board Member
Chief Financial Officer, Vancouver Public Schools

Tyler Chavers

Board Member
Officer, Vancouver Police Department

Colby Dixon

Board Member
Finance/Logistics Supervisor, City of Vancouver

John Fazzolari

Board Member
General Contractor & Founder, Fazzolari Construction

Greg Flakus

Board Member
Owner, GF Strategies

Pat Jollota

Board Member
Retired Professional

Doug Luse

Board Member
Retired Lieutenant, Vancouver Police Department

Jeff Olson

Board Member
Sergeant, Vancouver Police Department

Doug Paulson

Board Member
Deputy, Clark County Sheriff's Office

A.D. Simmons

Board Member
Owner & Personal Concierge, Aligned Lifestyle Concierge

Phil Sample

Board Member
Chief, Clark County Sheriff's Office

Jeffrey Tennant

Board Member
Branch Manager, TwinStar Credit Union