Our Team

As a local nonprofit organization, we rely on the support of countless community members, volunteers, and sponsors. Our staff is just one piece of the puzzle that enables us to serve Whatcom County youth. To get involved, learn more about volunteer, employment and partner opportunities.

HEATHER POWELL

Chief Executive Officer
(360)738-3808 ext. 305
hpowell@whatcomclubs.org

                                                    2022 Board of Directors

 

SARA MALONEY

Chief Development Officer
(360) 738-3808 ext. 304
smaloney@whatcomclubs.org

KIM BUCHANAN

Director of Finance
(360) 738-3808 ext. 301
kbuchanan@whatcomclubs.org

VEE GONZALEZ

Human Resources Manager
(360) 738-3808 x 310
vgonzalez@whatcomclubs.org

SOPHIA MORALES

Director of Licensed Programs
smorales@whatcomclubs.org

LYNN SCHREIBER

Club Area Director
(360) 738-3808 x 403
lschreiber@whatcomclubs.org

ERIK BECERRIL

Bellingham Club Director
(360) 527-9777 ext. 218
ebecerril@whatcomclubs.org

 

CHRISTI NIELSEN

Ferndale Club Director
(360) 384-0753 x401
cnielsen@whatcomclubs.org

 

AJA RUSWICK

Blaine Club Director
(360) 332-3008
aruswick@whatcomclubs.org

LEIA ABALLE

Lynden Club Director
(360) 354-9959
laballe@whatcomclubs.org

CHRIS MARAT

Healthy Food Manager
(360) 384-0753 Ext. 402
cmarat@whatcomclubs.org

KYLE KALTENFELDT

Athletic Program Manager
(360) 738-3808 ext. 300
kkaltenfeldt@whatcomclubs.org

 

JANE CLARK

Events & Fundraising Coordinator
(360) 738-3808 ext. 309
jclark@whatcomclubs.org

ELISE POILPRE 

Marketing Coordinator
(360) 738-3808 ext. 307
epoilpre@whatcomclubs.org

 

QUINN MURLEY

Bellingham Teen Program Director
qmurley@whatcomclubs.org

REBECCA SHIPLEY

Blaine Teen Program Director
rshipley@whatcomclubs.org

EMMA GLASGOW

Lynden Teen Program Director
Eglasgow@whatcomclubs.org

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JARED HOYT

Ferndale Teen Program Director
jhoyt@whatcomclubs.org

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AARON LONGSTRETH

Maintenance and Grounds Manager
alongstreth@whatcomclubs.org

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REBECCA CENUSA

Mental Health & Behavioral Support Specialist
rcenusa@whatcomclubs.org