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 March 2021)
Lynne Leighton, President
Judith Swiss Lyles, Vice President
Sharon Knopp, Secretary
Becky Heden,Treasurer
Rhonda Sawyer
Kathleen Field
Melinda Rice-Schoon
Jill York
Stephanie Clement

JudithSwiss Lyles

Judith
Swiss Lyles

Vice-President

SharonKnopp

Sharon
Knopp

Secretary

BeckyHeden

Becky
Heden

Treasurer

KathleenField

Kathleen
Field


MelindaRice-Schoon

Melinda
Rice-Schoon