Meet our Board Members
The CFI Board is made up of volunteers from the community and consists of at least 51% of people who experience disability in accordance to rules set by our main funding source. Some board members are professionals; others represent our consumers and youth. We strive to have diversity in as many areas as possible. If you are interested in joining our board, please contact CFI’s director at 253-582-1253, ext. 101.
Jennifer serves as CFI’s President. She has a diverse background including legal, education, grant writing, free-lance writer, and special event developer and coordinator. Currently she works with the Tacoma Public Schools.
Allie is our Vice President. She is a business owner and visionary for non-profit organizations. Her professional skills include accounting, payroll, business development, and communication. Allie is multi-lingual in Spanish and Bahasa Melayu.
Kevin is the Treasurer. He is a Customer Service Representative II at a local bank. Kevin has been a friend of CFI for a number of years and has assisted CFI with receiving donations for special events.
Luke is the Secretary. He is a youth representative on the board and is currently attending college. Luke is a Peer Support Leader for a Youth Transition Summer Workshop. Before becoming a member of CFI’s board, he became active on the Tacoma Disability Commission. Luke has attended the National Conference on Independent Living in Washington, D.C. where he has been active in promoting youth with disabilities.
Bob is a consumer representative. He is also a participant of CFI’s Out and About support group. He has supported CFI in several ways and is passionate about CFI’s mission. He sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury in 1978. Bob is an avid reader and has a wide range of interests and beliefs. He has first-hand knowledge and respect for the work CFI does.