Leadership

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Tacoma-Pierce County (SVDP) is governed by a District Council Board of Directors and managed by a dedicated staff.

The Board of Directors is comprised of the council president, affiliated conference presidents and appointed members of the board.  Current board members are:

2016-17 Board Roster
Ed Rowe, President (President, St. Martin of Tours)
Tom Gonzalez, 1st Vice President (President, St. Nicholas)
Mary Beth “Chicken” Rasmussen, 2nd Vice President (President, Holy Disciples)
Dolly Reed, Treasurer (President, St. Patrick)
Juli Billingsley, Secretary (President, Our Lady of Guadalupe Maternity Center)
Bernadette Kalafatich, Spiritual Advisor (Member, St. Nicholas)
Ruth Caballero, Director (President, Our Lady Queen of Heaven)
Sharon Lawless, Director (President, Holy Rosary)
Joseph Kim, Director (President, St. Paul Chong Hasang)
Bev Krashin, Director (President, St. Frances Cabrini)
Linda Lamb, Director (President, Visitation)
Rose Lewis, Director (President, St. John Bosco)
Tony Schneider, Director (President, Sts. Cosmas and Damian)
Patti Tisdale, Director (President, St. Andrew)
Richard McMakin, Director (President St. Ann)
Claudia Ehreth, Director (President Sacred Heart)


Staff Leadership
Charles D. Thompson, Executive Director
Wayne Murray, General Manager
Debbie Smith, Sr. Stores Manager
Rebekah Stahl, Administrative Assistant