Meet Our Team

Childhaven is staffed by a dynamic and diverse team of therapists, care coordinators, teachers, parent partners, and professionals. Each member of the Childhaven team is dedicated to prioritizing relational health as the antidote to childhood trauma and adversity–within Childhaven and beyond.

Jon Botten



Megan Beers

Chief Program & Operations Officer

Clotia Robinson

Director of Human Resources

Jon Gould

Chief Collective Impact & Government Relations Officer

Jon Eastlake

Chief Financial Officer

Knox Duncan

Chief Marketing & Communications Officer

Kristi Nelson

Chief Philanthropy Officer

Angela West

Mental Health Clinical Director (Ages 13+)

Anna Steger

Broadway Branch Manager

Brittany Gilmore

Operations Project Manager

Danny Chae

Senior WISe Manager

Janice Davis

WISe Coach

Kelly Emery

Director of Early Learning 

Michelle Hankinson

Director of Wraparound & Community Based Programs

Sally Cannon

Director of Early Supports for Infants & Toddlers

Stephanie Hetzer

Auburn Branch Manager

Tracy Kaplan

Director of Capacity Building

Veronica Mega

Mental Health Clinical Director (Ages 0-13)

Ashley Allen

Director of Special Events

Briony Ball

Associate Director of Philanthropy

Chris Hafner

Grants & Foundations Manager

Kristi Nelson

Chief Philanthropy Officer

Raffy Bueno

Development Assistant

Rhonda Smith

Director of Corporate Relations

Teresa Brown

Development Systems Manager

Tracy Buck

Director of Annual Giving & Stewardship

Vince Mayo

Philanthropy Officer


Curt Anderson


Vice Chair

Paulette Lemon

HomeStreet Bank

Past Chair

Bareq  Peshtaz

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management


Luke Ekhoff



Paulo Resende


Dr. Abby Grant

Harborview Pediatric Clinic

Blake Marks-Dias

Corr, Cronin LLP

Carl Lovsted

Hub Northwest

David Lawrence

Community Volunteer

Dr. Derel Finch

Swedish Health Services

Gini Beck

Professional Coach

Jake Domer

Express Employment Professionals

Joan Matheson

Seattle Education Association Retired

Kristie Garrett

Brighton Jones

Mike Rodden

BMIG Group

Molly Johnson


Nellie Allnutt

Community Volunteer

Ana White


Beth Tinker, PHD

WA State Health Care Authority

Cees Verkerk

Alaska Airlines

David Byers



Gary Sampson

Holt International Children’s Services

Jackie Smith

Seattle Childrens

JJ Westfall

Community Volunteer

Jody Brown

Valley Cities Counseling

Lance Soliday


Matt Kelly

Sebris Busto James

Matt Munson

Dev 9

Michael Brown

Gordon Tilden Thomas & Cordell

Mike Washington

Kaiser Permanente

Nicolle Atchison


Norris Frederick

Professional Athlete & Motivational Speaker

Rachel Esguerra


Rod Pierson

Physicians Insurance

Sam Park


Sara Barbee

Renton Public Schools

Todd Yates


Toni Jennings

Community Volunteer

Join The Movement

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children and families in our community? Have a passion for racial equity, social justice, and trauma-informed care? We invite you to join our team of dedicated, caring, and collaborative professionals.

Join Our Team