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

                                                    2021 Board of Directors

 

KIM GRAMS

Chief Operating Officer
(360) 738-3808 ext. 306
kgrams@whatcomclubs.org

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

 

SOPHIA MORALES

Director of Licensed Programs
smorales@whatcomclubs.org

LYNN SCHREIBER

Club Area Director
(360) 527-9777
lschreiber@whatcomclubs.org

AJA RUSWICK

Bellingham Club Director
(360) 527-9777
aruswick@whatcomclubs.org

ERIN SCHALLMOSER

Ferndale Club Director
(360) 384-0753 ext. 401
eschallmoser@whatcomclubs.org

EMILY ELAM

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

KELLEN SMITH

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

CHRISTI NIELSEN

21st Century Community Learning Center Program Director
(360) 738-3808 ext. 308
cnielsen@whatcomclubs.org

 

CHRIS MARAT

Healthy Food Coordinator
(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

 

ERIK BECERRIL

Academic Success Coordinator
(360) 527-9777
ebecerril@whatcomclubs.org

 

DARIAN BJORNERUD

Teen Program Director
DBjornerud@whatcomclubs.org

EMMA THORPE

Teen Program Director
Ethorpe@whatcomclubs.org