Beverly Adler


Susan Misner

Vice President, Membership

Meredith Kellogg

Vice President, Philanthropic Programs

Kathy Saterdahl

Vice President, Resource Development

Deanna Craig

Vice President, Marketing Communications

Valerie Holcomb


Kathryn Miller


Tracy McGill

Grant Writing Chairman

Joan Craig

Operation School Bell Chairman

Margaret Chappell

Strategic Planning Chairman

Carol Hastings

Parliamentarian/Bylaws Chairman

Catherine Anderson


The Advisory Council, composed of representative members of the community, serves the corporation in an advisory capacity.  They review and offer advice on Assistance League of Bend’s financials, programs and fundraising activities as well as provide in-kind professional expertise when appropriate. As ambassadors for Assistance League of Bend, they are a critical interface between the organization and community leaders. Council members serve for three-year terms.

Bob Shaw

NewsChannel 21 Chief Meteorologist / Community Affairs Director.

Chuck Chackel

Owner, Combined Communications

Patti Craveiro

Director of Special Programs and Adjunct Professor of Bend-La Pine Schools & Lews and Clark College

Erin K. MacDonald

Attorney, Karnopp Peterson LLP

Lisa Canady

Marketing & Media Specialist & Owner, Eclipse Marketing

Martha Gerlicher

Broker, Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty

Sarah Hall

Owner, The Vibe Dance Center

Kathy Rodby

Owner/Operator, McDonald’s, Redmond, Madras, Prineville and Hines