Dougy Center Board of Directors

Meet our Executive Committee

Dougy Center is fortunate to have dedicated volunteers to provide guidance, advocacy, and direct support as members of the Board of Directors. Executive Committee members take the lead on several important areas including fundraising, finance, programming, and compliance of Dougy Center as a nonprofit corporation.

Photo board member Charles Mello

Charles Mello

Chair and Past Dougy Center Participant

Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

After coming to Dougy Center as a child after the death of his sister, Charles has served on the Board of Directors since 2014 and as Board Chair since 2018.

Photo board member Jim Walton

Jim Walton

Vice Chair

Vice President Business Development, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon

Jim has served on the Board of Directors since 2017 and as Vice Chair since 2018.

Photo board member Ashleigh Gunter

Ashleigh Gunter

Immediate Past Chair

Partner, The Gunter Group LLC

Ashleigh has served on the Board of Directors since 2014, and as Chair from 2016 to 2018.

Photo board member Felice Belfiore

Felice Belfiore


Chief Financial Officer, ACM Management Company, LLC

Felice has served on the Board of Directors since 2015 and as Treasurer since 2017.

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Lindsey Klinger

Member at Large

Community Leader

Lindsey has served on the Board of Directors since 2019 and as Member at Large since 2019.

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Brennan C. Wood

Executive Director


Brennan serves on the Executive Committee through her role as Executive Director of Dougy Center.

Brennan's Story

Our Directors

  • Karen Chong, Community Leader
  • Michele DeBuhr, OnPoint Community Credit Union
  • Ryan Flynn, PacifiCorp
  • Shannon Gianola, Ronald McDonald House Charities Oregon & SW Washington
  • Ryan Gray, Nike, Inc.
  • Steven Phan, JPMorgan Chase & Co
  • Alana Heiser Spellman, Community Leader
  • Gregory Rife, Portland General Electric
  • Tyson O. Smith, Beneficial State Bank
  • Rob Stackhouse, Community Volunteer
  • Julia Tierney, Vista Capital Partners