About Transition Projects

Board and Senior Staff

Board of Directors


Kate Lieber, J.D., Chair
Community Volunteer

Michael Reese, Vice Chair
Multnomah County Sheriff

John Osborn, Secretary/Treasurer
Alignment Healthcare


Grace Chang, MBA
Umpqua Bank
James Hein
Tonkon Torp LLP
Tamara Kennedy-Hill
Travel Portland
Alex Lebow
Jami Resch
Portland Police Bureau
Elisabeth Lyon
Community Volunteer
James Mason, PhD
Community Volunteer
Bruce Prunk
USAF (Ret.)
Andrew Schpak
Barran Liebman LLP
Sherry Swackhammer
Community Volunteer
Brian S. Terrett
Legacy Health
Doug Walta, M.D.
Community Volunteer
Dara Westling
Bishops Vancouver

Senior Staff

Pardis Barjesteh
Director of Finance
Tanika Barsegian
Director of Human Resources
Tony Bernal
Senior Director of Public Policy & Funding
Stacy Borke
Senior Director of Programs
George Devendorf
Executive Director
Erin Fisher
Director of Support Services
Director of Housing Services
DeWanna Harris
Director of Equity & Inclusion
Shaynna Hobson
Assistant Director of Shelter Services
Matt Olguin
Director of Shelter Services
Roma Peyser
Director of Development
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