Our Focus

                                                            Mission

The Spokane Parks Foundation cultivates the health, growth and continued enjoyment of our communities by inspiring giving and passion for our parks.

 

Vision

The Spokane Parks Foundation will be the premier foundation to provide resources for vibrant,

healthy, accessible recreation programs and parks throughout the region.

 

 Values 

Providing Access

Advocating & Collaborating

Raising Funds

Knowledge & Education

 

Board of Directors

Our volunteer Board of Directors oversees the Parks Foundation, supporting our mission and vision, and ensuring that the Foundation continues to strengthen parks throughout Spokane County.

 

Kevin Eddy, President

Jill Nellenbach, Secretary

Kathy Kiehl, Treasurer

Marilyn Thordarson, Immediate Past President

 

Craig Andersen

Ginny Bott

Craig Crowley

Dana Harbaugh

Kevin Hennessey

Amy Lutz

Michael Maehl

Ted McGregor

Dave Schaub

Committees

Six committees provide direction and advice on specific areas of Parks Foundation operations. Each committee includes both Board members, community volunteers, and the Executive Director.

Executive

Kevin Eddy, President

Jill Nellenbach, Secretary

Kathy Kiehl, Treasurer

Marilyn Thordarson, Immediate Past President

Terri Fortner, Executive Director

 

Finance

Kathy Kiehl, Chair

Robert Hawley, Vice Chair, Audit and Compliance

Mike Maehl

Wade Schertenleib

Marilyn Thordarson

 

Governance/Nominating

Craig Crowley, Chair

Phyllis Holmes

Ron McGregor

Kit Querna

 

Grant Allocations

Josie Dix

Dennis Eaker

Danika Hatcher

Kathy Kiehl

Fran Papenleur

Marilyn Thordarson

  

 

Make A Splash In A Kid's Life

Kevin Eddy, Chair

Amy Lutz

 

Marketing

Jill Nellenbach, Chair

Neal Boling

Lisa Curtis

Mike Ellis

Dianah Ellis

Dave Pier

Ed Renouard

 

Staff​

Terri Fortner

Executive Director

Terri@spokaneparksfoundation.org

Carol Neupert

Campaign Manager

Carol@spokaneparksfoundation.org

Yvonne Trudeau

Development Associate

Yvonne@spokaneparksfoundation.org

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