Current MEMBERS

Name Organization
Fred Steele State Long Term Care Ombudsman
The Honorable Lauren Holland Oregon Judicial Department
The Honorable Katherine Tennyson Oregon Judicial Department
Senator Michael Dembrow Oregon Senate District 23 (NE Portland)
Open Governor’s Commission on Senior Services
Kelly Breshears Oregon Dept. of Veterans Affairs, Conservatorship Manager
Margaret Cervenka Leading Age Oregon
Kevin Christiansen Oregon Bankers Association
Jerry Cohen AARP-Oregon Director
Valerie Eames Office of Adult Abuse Prevention & Investigations
Jan Friedman Disability Rights Oregon
Theressa Hollis Attorney, Portland
Deborah Howard Oregon Health Authority, Oregon State Hospital Guardianship Program
Marcie Ingledue The ARC Oregon
Mary Jaeger Oregon Dept of Consumer and Business Services
Brandi Keeth Social Security Administration, Oregon office
Ellen Klem Department of Justice
Sara Kaufman Alzheimer’s Association Oregon Chapter
Debra Lee Center for NonProfit Legal Services (Jackson county)
Maureen Nash, MD Medical Director, Providence ElderPlace
Channa Newell Family Guardian
Maggie Patterson Family Guardian
Mark Sanford Multnomah County Public Guardian
Open Area Agency on Aging / O4AD
Sherry Stock Brain Injury Alliance of Oregon / Oregon Disabilities Commission
Leslie Sutton Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities
Dan Van Thiel Attorney, Baker City
Open Oregon Public Guardian
Whitney Yazzolino Attorney, Portland / Past-Chair, Elder Law section
Jeff Brandon Private Guardian
Christian Hale State Legal Services Developer / State Unit on Aging
Leola L McKenzie Juvenile & Family Court Programs Division Director
Kristy Wood Guardian Partners Executive Director

Oregon WINGS will strive to maintain interdisciplinary representation from these organizations, entities, and individual representatives. When a vacancy arises, a new representative will be sought to ensure interdisciplinary representation. Additional representation will similarly be sought for organizations, entities, or individual representatives later identified as needing to be part of the WINGS collaboration.

  • Oregon Judicial Department / Probate courts
  • Department of Human Services, State Unit on Aging
  • Member of the Oregon Legislature
  • Guardian/Conservator Association of Oregon
  • Disability Rights Oregon
  • Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities
  • Alzheimer’s Association, Oregon Chapter
  • Office of Adult Abuse Prevention & Investigations
  • AARP-Oregon
  • Oregon Department of Justice
  • Elder Law section of the Oregon State Bar
  • Legal aid
  • Multnomah County Public Guardian
  • Oregon Health Authority, Oregon State Hospital guardianship program
  • Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs conservatorship program
  • Leading Age Oregon
  • Oregon Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities
  • Governor’s Commission on Senior Services
  • Oregon Health Care Association
  • Brain Injury Alliance of Oregon
  • Oregon Disabilities Commission
  • Family/lay fiduciaries
  • Professional fiduciaries
  • Medical professional
  • Social Security Administration, Oregon office
  • Geographical: Eastern Oregon
  • Geographical: Southern Oregon