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Our Team Members

Meet the friendly faces of 501 Commons!

Team Motto: Build on Strengths

As a fellow nonprofit, we understand your needs AND your passion. In a sector that's always low on resources, we believe collaboration is more than a buzzword, but a way of life. Our team members combine their collective decades of experience in nonprofit management and program administration with a willingness to meet your needs. We mix big picture thinking and enthusiasm with a penchant for the details. Learn more about our work approach by reading the 501 Commons Team Charter.

Our Pledge to You

  • We respect your organization's unique culture and history.
  • We honor the expertise in your organization, as well as the expertise of our staff and service corps members.
  • We customize our services to fit your needs.
  • We share best practices and collaborate with other service providers in order to better serve nonprofits.
  • We believe that dialogue between nonprofits, philanthropy, government, and business is essential to tackling the serious problems that affect our people and our planet.

Team Members by Program

All Team Members

Aline Carton-Listfjeld

Aline Carton-Listfjeld

Program Manager of Human Resources & Learning Programs

Aline is passionate about social justice, developing people, workplace conflict resolution through restorative practices, and aligning DEI goals and strategies with HR policies and practices.

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Amanda Baker

Amanda Baker

Deputy Director

As the deputy director, Amanda manages 501 Commons' internal systems, (including finance and HR), stewarding our collaborative and quality-focused culture, and oversees the Financial Services program.

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Amanda Houston

Amanda Houston

HR Generalist

Amanda is a compassionate people enthusiast with a strong background in strategic planning with an HR focus.

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Ayumi Orthmeyer

Ayumi Orthmeyer

Financial Services Associate

Ayumi is one of our Financial Services Associates and believes her most important responsibility is helping everyone who works in nonprofits understand and use their financials effectively.

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Bryan Lam

Bryan Lam

IT Administrator

Bryan is part of the 501 Commons' IT Team as an IT Administrator, working with clients to help them solve their technology problems.

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Camille Rochester

Camille Rochester

Community Engagement Manager

Camille serves as 501 Commons’ Community Engagement Manager, where she engages and assists the Executive Service Corps, stewards individual, and corporate supporters, and serves as the GiveBIG Washington Campaign Manager.

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Candace Haralson

Candace Haralson

Human Resources Consultant

Candace focuses on providing strategic, consultative, and collaborative human resources services to 501 Commons' HR clients.

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Cedric Jones

Cedric Jones

IT Consultant

Cedric is an IT Consultant with a passion for helping those in need or less fortunate and a strong desire to make a positive impact on racial equality and social justice causes.

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Charlotte Moss

Charlotte Moss

Financial Services Associate

Charlotte has a lot of experience with internal and government audits, enjoys streamlining and organizing accounting systems, and maintaining auditable books.

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Claudia Malone

Claudia Malone

Human Resources Consultant

Claudia Malone brings 30+ years of human resources and training experience. Her focus: to help organizations do a better job managing their human capital to improve their “bottom line” (and yes, nonprofits have a “bottom line” too).

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Crystal Cheairs

Crystal Cheairs

Database Consultant

As a member of the 501 Commons Database Consulting team, Crystal brings 10 years of experience as a Salesforce system administrator within the nonprofit community.

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Dale Holmes

Dale Holmes

IT Consultant

Dale serves on the IT Infrastructure team as an IT Consultant

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Dave Boyce

Dave Boyce

Database Consultant

As a Database Consultant, Dave works with nonprofits to enable and empower them to use technology in new and economical ways.

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David Snyder

David Snyder

IT Consultant

David is an IT Consultant who is passionate about advocating for the best solutions for his clients and enjoys seeing how technology can empower and transform an organization.

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Deepali Soundararajan

Deepali Soundararajan

Financial Services Associate

Deepali uses her skills and strengths as an accountant to serve organizations that are making a positive difference in the community.

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Derek Tymkowicz

Derek Tymkowicz

IT Consultant

Derek is passionate about giving back to the community using his IT skills.

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Dorian Goettler

Dorian Goettler

IT Administrator

Dorian serves as an IT Administrator on 501 Commons' IT Support Line team.

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Edna Bellefleur

Edna Bellefleur

Financial Services Associate

Edna provides accounting and bookkeeping services to the 501 Commons Financial Services Team. She brings a wealth of experience and desire to assess and meet our clients' accounting goals.

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Edward Brown

Edward Brown

IT Consultant

Edward is an IT generalist who has always been a fierce advocate for customer service.

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Eileen Moran

Eileen Moran

Senior Financial Services Associate

Eileen serves as our Senior Financial Services Associate. She has experience in both the private and nonprofit sector and will be responsible for complex accounting work.

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Evan Bennett

Evan Bennett

Financial Services Program Manager

Evan is excited to be able to aid nonprofit organizations in reaching their fullest potential as the Financial Services Program Manager.

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Graham Ford

Graham Ford

Director of Technology Consulting & Services

As Director of Technology Consulting & Services, Graham applies innovation, technology, and process improvements to further the missions of both 501 Commons and its clients.

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Hannah Victoria Franklin

Hannah Victoria Franklin

Financial Services Associate

Hannah brings a flair for the theatrics to our Financial Services team.

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Heather Bobbett

Heather Bobbett

Human Resources Consultant

Heather is an HR Consultant who believes that establishing strong relationships is the key to a successful partnership.

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Jan Burrell

Jan Burrell

Consulting Services Manager

As the Consulting Services Manager, Jan strives to help clients fulfill their goals by working to understand and frame their needs, matching them with applicable resources, and overseeing consulting assignments.

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Jenny Lundqvist

Jenny Lundqvist

Financial Services Client Engagement Specialist

Jenny was drawn to the nonprofit world by a wish to use her skills to make a difference in the community. She works with Financial Services clients to gain an understanding of their specific situations and help solve their problems.

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Jim Pullen

Jim Pullen

Senior Technology Project Manager

Jim leads the Data Solutions team and provides project management support for 501 Commons.

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Joan Carpenter

Joan Carpenter

Senior Financial Services Associate

Joan provides accounting and bookkeeping services to multiple clients in the area. She has over twenty years of experience in accounting and has worked as a Financial Manager in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors.

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Kathleen Franco

Kathleen Franco

Financial Services Associate

Serving 501 Commons as a Financial Services Associate, Kathleen is a Seattle native who received her BA at the University of Washington. Her passion for numbers and organization drew her to accounting.

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Kendra Demuth

Kendra Demuth

HR & Learning Programs Associate

As the HR & Learning Programs Associate, Kendra helps manage 501 Commons' training events, as well as provide administrative support to the Human Resources program.

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Kerry Kozuki

Kerry Kozuki

Director of Management Consulting and Services

Kerry Kozuki is our Director of Management Consulting and Services, overseeing the many programs that address such organizational needs as board development, emergency or strategic planning, change management, and more.

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Kerry Morrison

Kerry Morrison

Client Engagement Manager

Kerry is passionate about bringing good people and resources together so nonprofits can have the systems in place they need to be effective.

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Krista Painter

Krista Painter

Financial Services Associate

Krista is passionate about being an advocate for social change within businesses, our community, country, and the world.

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Lucinda Stroud

Lucinda Stroud

Information Systems Analyst

As 501 Commons' Information Systems Analyst, Lucinda consults with organizations to build and sustain cloud-based internal informational and collaboration spaces (Intranets), primarily through use of Atlassian's Confluence technology.

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Margaret Henning Farber

Margaret Henning Farber

Human Resources Consultant

Margaret is an HR professional with more than 20 years of experience serving organizations of all kinds.

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Mary

IT Program Manager

Mary leads the management and delivery of IT managed services and oversees infrastructure project portfolio and delivery.

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Michelle Deacon

Michelle Deacon

Director of Finance

Michelle manages our accounting processes and functions, along with providing strategic leadership and analysis.

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Nan McKay

Nan McKay

Senior Service Corps Advisor

An avid volunteer herself, Nan orchestrates the screening, selection and orientation processes for all Service Corps members. In addition to her masterful facilitation skills, she provides support and guidance to our AmeriCorps VISTA members.

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Nancy Long

Nancy Long

Executive Director

Nancy believes in the power of community organizations to create connections between people, to provide opportunities to celebrate creativity and cultural diversity, and to promote health and justice in our communities. She is relentlessly optimistic about the mission of 501 Commons.

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Nick Kimmer

Nick Kimmer

IT Administrator II

When working with clients, Nick tries to treat everyone with respect and fairness.

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Olivia Pelton

IT Administrator

Olivia serves a hybrid role at 501 Commons by providing both help desk support and making on-site visits as needed.

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Patti Nelson

Patti Nelson

Database Consultant

Patti brings her experience and knowledge of Salesforce and databases to the nonprofit sector.

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Phanith Kong

Phanith Kong

Financial Services Associate

The impact nonprofits make on communities drives Phanith to want to serve these organizations by helping keep their financial transactions and reporting accurate and reliable.

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Robert Stumberger

Robert Stumberger

Client Engagement Manager for Technology Services

Robert Stumberger serves 501 Commons as our Client Engagement Manager for Technology Services.

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Stephanie Heffner

Stephanie Heffner

Volunteer Initiatives Manager

Stephanie is passionate about finding creative solutions to engaging the community in meaningful and impactful ways that address their needs.

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Tam Inglese

Tam Inglese

Administrative Assistant

Tam provides administrative support to the 501 Commons team.

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Tes Belay

Tes Belay

IT Consultant

Tes was born and raised in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. He attended college in Germany, graduating with a degree in Geology, and adding German to the list of languages he can speak (Amharic, English, and German).

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Tim Takechi

Tim Takechi

Communications Manager

When 501 Commons is out there doing amazing things, it is Tim’s job to make sure everyone in the world knows about it.

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Tyree Mailey

Tyree Mailey

Program Support Specialist

Tyree is passionate about changing policies and advocating for vulnerable populations by being committed to social justice, inclusion, and stopping racism by any means necessary.

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Yvette Doan

Yvette Doan

Human Resources Consultant

Yvette Doan is a Human Resources Consultant with a diverse background in HR and Operations and a relentless and compassionate commitment to personal growth.

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