Officers & Directors


An elected board of directors oversees all phases of ARCS Foundation Oregon. Officers of the Oregon board include president, president-elect in some years, VP treasurer and secretary.

Directors include VP Communications, VP Fund Development, VP Governance, VP Member Relations, VP Program, VP University Relations, and VP Scholar Relations. In addition, the president appoints one to four Members-at-Large to serve on the Board. The fiscal year is July 1–June 30, with the annual meeting in May.

Officers and Board of Directors - July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017

L to R front row: Deb Stock, Joan Foley, Suzanne McGrath; second row: Caron Ogg, Aletha Anderson, Moe Daschel, top row Lynnette Houghton, Anne Jarvis, Kate Joseph, Patty Brandt. Missing from photo: Elizabeth Bell, Dianne Rodway, Cheryl Hammond, Shawn Filippi, Margaret Greene


President Joan Foley
Secretary Elizabeth Bell
VP Treasurer Anne Jarvis
VP Communications Caron Ogg
VP Fund Development Aletha Anderson
VP Governance Patty Brandt
VP Member Relations Dianne Rodway
VP Program Cheryl Hammond
VP Program Moe Daschel
VP Scholar Relations Deb Stock
VP University Relations Lynnette Houghton
Member-at-Large Shawn Filippi
Member-at-Large Margaret Greene
Member-at-Large Kate Joseph
Member-at-Large Sue McGrath
Chair, Scholar Awards Luncheon Gigi Ditz


Oregon Chapter Past Presidents


Sharon Hewitt 2004-2006, Ellen Richardson 2006-2008, Leslie Workman 2008-2010, Caron Ogg 2010-2012, Jean Josephson 2012-2014, Aletha Anderson 2014-2015