Leadership

At OCDC we believe that the families we serve deserve a voice in our agency’s management. That’s why we invite parents to serve on our Board of Directors and on leadership committees called Policy Councils. Contact your local OCDC center to get involved.

1. Executive Leadership

Donalda Dodson, Executive Director: donalda.dodson@ocdc.net
Don Horseman, Director of Financial Services: donald.horseman@ocdc.net
Brian Schmedinghoff, Director of Resource Development: brian.schmedinghoff@ocdc.net
Walter Kalinowski, Director of Human Resources: walter.kalinowski@ocdc.net
Jose “Juan” Escobar, Director of Quality Assurance: jose.escobar@ocdc.net

2. Board of Directors

Shari L. Lane, President, Attorney at Law Multnomah County email
Juan C. Preciado, Vice Chair, Jefferson County email
Christyn Dundorf, Board Member, Multnomah County email
Stephen Petruzelli, Board Member, Washington County email
Daniel Quiñones, Board Member, Marion County email
Grant Baxter, Board Member, Malheur County email
Patricia Cuevas, Member at Large, Malheur County email
Claudia Limon, MSEHS PC Rep, Umatilla County email
Marta Hanna, Alternate MSEHS PC Rep, Malheur County email
Estomina Made, OPK PC Rep, Multnomah County email
Diana Lopez, Alternate OPK PC Rep, Multnomah County email

OCDC Board of Directors Bylaws (Updated June 2018)

3. Policy Councils

Policy Councils share responsibility for overseeing the delivery of high quality services to children and families in accordance with Head Start regulations. Policy Councils provide parents and other community representatives with the authority and opportunity to participate in shared decision-making concerning program design and implementation.

MSHS & EHS

Huber Sandoval, President
Juana Juarez, Vice-President
Maria Morales, Secretary
Ruth Lopez, Treasury
Celina Alvarado, Sergeant at Arms
Brigida Lopez, Marion
Claudia Limon, Umatilla
Marta Hanna, Malheur
Rosalba Rosales, Clackamas
Ruth Lopez, Jefferson
Trinidad Martinez, Clackamas

OPK & EHS

Rebecca Chavolla, President
Monica Vasquez, Vice-President
Megan Carpenter, Secretary
Rosalva Vazquez, Treasury
Juan Alvarado, Sergeant at Arms
Diana Lopez, Washington
Eduardo Reyes, Marion
Estomina Made, Multnomah
Idalia Ramos, Marion
Lisa Palacios, Jackson
Maria Guerrero, Malheur
Mary Strock, SOU

Parent Leadership Committee

Kay Ortega, Klamath Falls
Victor Chonteco, Community Rep
Cassandra Gunter, Jackson
Juan Preciado, Jefferson