The Fruit Valley Foundation is managed by a Board of Directors, currently consisting of three directors. Additionally an Executive Director reports directly to the Board and, along with the all volunteer staff, administers the operations of the Foundation. The Board Members are:
Keith is a long time supporter of Fruit Valley through his work with local Public and private company’s, Keith’s family had Winsell Farms a long time fixture in the local community and attended Fruit Valley school in his youth. Keith’s focus is helping engaging local companies with a local cause, “There are always great causes around the world that we want to be a part of, but we have great cause right here that is making a difference in our community and one that allows us all to see with our own eyes and ears and be blessed by the results” Keith grew up knowing that extra efforts always equaled better grades, physical abilities and compensation no matter what circumstances and he is passionate about supporting the “Hand Up not Hand out” philosophy of the foundation. He resides in Ridgefield with wife Jennifer and two daughters, Lola and Sophia.
Greg is also the founder of the Fruit Valley Foundation. His work in the neighborhood has grown out of his participation at River’s Edge Church and is focused on “helping people learn to help themselves”. Greg’s philosophy is that, as private citizens, we should be doing much to help our neighbors meet basic needs and develop skills for a better life. He lives in Vancouver with his wife Laura and two sons, Owen and Grant. Greg was the 2005 Marshall Public Leadership Award recipient, recognizing his work on the Foundation. He is a graduate of the University of Washington.
Owner – Operator
Natural By Design Landscaping
Sheri Johnson / Board Secretary
Vice President, Retail Operations
Columbia Credit Union
Gloria Wright / Board Treasurer
Nu Star Energy, LLP
Dan Milwicz / Board President