Friends of the Children–Klamath Basin's Board of Directors is composed of dedicated professional and community leaders who share our passion for our mission and commitment to our values.

Jenine Stuedli


Caliber Home Loans

Traci Freid


Former Educator, full-time mother of three

Susan Kandra


Educator, retired

Debi Catron

Vice Chair

Retired Office Manager, JELD-WEN Corporation

Gian Christmas

Educator, Conger Elementary School

Benji Henslee

Educator, Mazama High School

Terry Kenfield

Retired Administrator, Klamath Falls City Schools

Tessa Koch


Self-employed, Owner of TMK Creamery

Wayne Snoozy

Retired Principal, Klamath County School District

Janet Thede

Retired Branch Manager, Umpqua Bank

Victor Vazquez

Sales Representative, Lithia Ford

Nancy Wendt

Founding Board Member

Founding Board Member

Kevin Garrett

Clinical Director, MS Marriage and Family Therapy, OIT

Rick Giampietri

Lt Col, 173 OSS Commander

Alicia Edgeworth Kersey

Criminal Defense Attorney, Kersey Edgeworth Kersey, PC

Cathy Mason

Relationship Banker, Umpqua Bank

Heather Tyler

Branch Manager, Washington Federal

Robert Mulcare

Marketing Director, Klamath Insurance Center

Jessie Hecocta

Relationship Manager, Blue Zones Project

Erin Cox

Assistant Professor, Oregon Tech