Board Of Directors

Kim Andresen, President

Kim Andresen was born and raised in Olympia on a small family farm. Her career has taken her from drafting in land surveying to engineering and commercial site development for a local developer. As an active volunteer in the community, she has served the Children’s Medical Center for 40 years, volunteered at Saint Martin’s University for 18 years, completed the Susan G. Komen Foundation 3-day 60 mile fundraiser walk, and is currently a five-year member of the Providence Animal Assisted Activities and Therapy Program. Kim is inspired by the mission of this board and committed to its long-term success.

Diane Oberquell, Director

Diane Oberquell has served Thurston County in many capacities, most notably as a County Commissioner for 20 years. Her work has focused largely on issues of incarceration and rehabilitation, with committee leadership roles dealing with infrastructure improvement, emergency management, and forensics investigation. Diane is also a member of the executive boards of the Thurston County Fair Foundation and the Nisqually River Foundation. She is a 19-year breast cancer survivor and has been a frequent participant in Relay for Life.

Andrea Drewry, Vice President

Mike Burkhart, Secretary/Treasurer


Jennifer Feiring, Director

Keri Hodge, Director

Grace Burkhart, Director

Cindy Hambly