Denise Thew Hackett, Ph.D., MSCI, CRC (Board Chair)

Principal Investigator for the Community Needs Assessment Project
Associate Professor, Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR

Eric Drapeau

Portland, OR

Ishai Rosen

Packaging Engineer
HP Inc.
Corvallis, OR

Lorena Reynolds, JD

Managing Attorney
Reynolds Law Firm, PC
Corvallis, OR

Rian Gayle, MA

Assistant Director, Access & Inclusion
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR

Thomas A. Galey, MS

Agency Director
Community Outreach Program for the Deaf
Tucson, AZ

Become a Board Member

Would you like to shape the future of Bridges Oregon?

We are currently seeking for qualified individuals to join our Board of Directors.

  • Bridges Oregon’s Board Responsibilities
  • Influence and develop policies
  • Participate in fundraising
  • Build community relationships
  • Provide budget oversight
  • Participate in strategic planning
  • Attend 4 to 6 board meetings annually
  • Commit to 3-years term
  • Publicly support the work of Bridges Oregon
  • Represent Bridges Oregon occasionally at external events
  • And many more.

Want to learn more about our organization or interested in applying? Please contact

We look forward to having you a part of the Bridges Oregon team!