Board members are compassionate and caring, and have a demonstrated commitment to the Island Connections’ mission. They bring a range of expertise to the organization including business, healthcare, finance, and first-hand knowledge of the needs of seniors and people with disabilities. Members serve three-year terms, during which time attendance is expected at monthly meetings. The board meets nine times a year. With the assistance of the Executive Director, Board members are expected to identify and recruit volunteers and donors. Board members also provide assistance at special events for Volunteers and Neighbors.

Please let us know if you are interested in becoming a Board Member.

Island Connections Board of Directors (as of January 2018)
David Opdyke, President
Rhonda Sawyer, Vice President
Sharon Knopp, Secretary
Kathleen Field
Hilary Stevens
Lynn Leighton
Becky Heden
Melinda Rice-Schoon
Jill York

David Opdyke, President

David Opdyke, President

Rhonda Sawyer, Vice President

Rhonda Sawyer, Vice President

Sharon Knopp, Secretary

Sharon Knopp, Secretary

Kathleen Field

Kathleen Field

Becky Heden

Becky Heden

Hilary Stevens

Hilary Stevens

Jill York

Jill York