Special Thanks

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2022 National Board of Directors

Kelly McNamara Corley, Chair Corporate Board Member and Community Volunteer
John Duffey, Vice Chair Managing Partner, LionFish Capital  Former CEO, Six Flags Entertainment
Michael Meyer, Treasurer Community Volunteer
Martha Fogler, Secretary Community Volunteer
Chris Heim Executive Chairman, HelpSystems
Lee Huntsman, Ph. President Emeritus  University of Washington
Pat McCormick Vice President of Insurance  AAA-Washington
Gina Musech Community Volunteer
Cindy Shinsky Community Volunteer
Jeff Stevens Principal  Franklin Mountain Management, LLC
Karin-Joyce (KJ) Tjon Retired Executive
Miguel Venegas Executive Director  NPH International

2022 Area Boards

West and South Area

Seattle Office

Patrick Hollister  Patrick McCormick  Ginnie Huntsman  Lee Huntsman  Susana Valencia  Gail Taylor  Avriel Burlot

Phoenix Office

Eileen Shydlowski, President  Doug Cole, Vice President  Sharon Stevens, Secretary  Brenda Blunt, Treasurer  Jose Bermudez  Donna Clancy  Elaine Donovan  Chris Duffey
Stephanie Friend Olivia Friend Chad Fullmer Kiersten Humbert Brynn Johnson-Beam Ana Keck Kathleen Morgan Philip Murphy Tracy Murphy Krissie Summerhays-Fullmer Layne Wall

Midwest Area

Minneapolis Office

Shelly Elstad   Peter Hilger   Mary Kasel   Laura Kuntz   Kari Lyle   Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent   David Miller   Thomas O’Neill   Rachael Ottum   Eileen Perra   Mitch Runge   Dan Stephens   Jessica Trygstad   Jayne Tuttle   Paula Waschbusch   Eugene Yi

East Area

Quincy Office

Ed Bernau  T. Christopher Donnelly  Michelle Lavelle  Pete Leone  Mark Kruzel  Jody Ann Pongratz

Chicago Office

Chris Ambroso   Beth Garino   Jan McFadden   Stu McFadden   Ron Nierzwicki   Joe O’Keefe   Thomas Scherschel   Alma Stankiewicz


We are fortunate to be generously supported by organizations across the country. This includes churches, schools, foundations and companies that help fund NPH general operations, university scholarships, and more.    We are especially grateful to the following organizations which gave $25,000 or more in 2022, making a tremendous impact on the children in our care.

Anonymous (5)  Akron Children's Hospital  Charles Schwab & Co., Inc./Charles Schwab Bank  Costco Wholesale  DT Institute  Duffey Family Foundation  Father Wasson Legacy Endowment  Fr. Frank's Kids  Guy Grove Family Foundation  Hear Me Roar Foundation  Hutch Family Trust  Kazma Family Foundation 
Kinney Family Foundation  Light a Single Candle Foundation  McDonald Family Foundation  One World Surgery  Paul Foster Family Foundation  Stevens Family Charitable Trust  T.E.L. Foundation  The Frye Foundation  UVX Cattle Company  Virginia A. Haughey 2011 Charitable Lead
Annuity Trust 
Warren G. Christianson Foundation

Local Volunteers

We are extremely grateful to our hundreds of local volunteers who gave thousands of hours to make a positive difference in the lives of NPH children by serving on boards and committees, helping with office tasks, working at special events, translating child sponsor letters, and hosting fundraisers.

International Volunteers

Our wonderful international volunteers embody the greatest ideals of our NPH family: in partnership and in love, they bring their light to the children and communities of NPH. We thank them for the care, dedication, and time that they have invested into making this world a kinder, more beautiful place.    The following individuals served for six months or more in 2022:
Emilee Adair NPH Bolivia and Honduras
Oscar Bernat NPH Bolivia and Honduras
Meg Deitchler NPH Honduras
Erin Doyle NPH Guatemala
Nick Gionet NPH Dominican Republic
Annie Kaiser NPH Bolivia   
Hannah Matthews NPH Dominican Republic   
Cormac Huyen NPH Honduras   
Stephanie Lippincott NPH Honduras   
Katie Neal NPH Honduras   
Mary Radice NPH Guatemala
Ana Rangel NPH Honduras
Grace Reidl NPH Honduras
Megan Ryu NPH Honduras
Emma Stevens NPH Honduras
Mary Thompson NPH Honduras
Sydney Verret NPH Honduras