Board of Directors
Project Beauty Share® is proud to have the following people provide guidance, ideas and a framework to guide our decision making to achieve success in our mission.
Greg is President and Chief Creative Officer of Birchell Creative Group, a Northwest-based branding and advertising agency. A veteran advertising professional, Greg oversees strategic positioning and brand-building processes for the agency’s clients. Greg also serves on the Cup of Cool Water board and has aided many non-profits with their brands, communication and fundraising events including Generation Alive, Coaches vs. Cancer, Women of Achievement, The Pumpkin Ball and others.
Toni brings over 20 years of experience within the financial services industry encompassing brokerage firms and registered investment advisors. Currently, Toni is Vice President for Washington Trust Bank’s Private Banking Group. She has been involved with various Spokane organizations including Junior Achievement, Bloomsday Corporate Club and Executive Women International (EWI).
Sharon is the Donor Relations Manager for Community Colleges of Spokane Foundation and owner of Robertson Marketing & Development LLC. She brings more than 20 years of non-profit fundraising and marketing experience to Project Beauty Share. Sharon’s happy place is the Oregon coast. She spends as much time there as she can with her husband, three sons, and grandson.
Jason has more than 20 years of experience in fundraising and non-profit management in both Alaska and our Spokane region with organizations such as the American Heart Association, the Spokane Symphony and his current post at KSPS PBS public television. He is passionate about his family (wife and two boys), music, education and traveling. In his free time he is learning guitar and planning family experiences.
Brittanie has more than 10 years experience in marketing and communications. With a bachelor’s degree from Washington State University, she is currently the Communications Content Strategist at Washington Trust Bank. She also serves as a board member for the Spokane Regional MarCom Association and is involved with Ronald McDonald House. In her spare time, you can find Brittanie enjoying the Inland Northwest with her husband, Anthony and their children, Stella and Anthony.
Gillian is an employment lawyer with the firm of Davis Wright Tremaine and has significant experience providing legal advice and counsel to employers of all types, including non-profits. Gillian has previously served on various non-profit boards with a focus on community involvement and the arts. She is thrilled to be a part of Project Beauty Share’s mission. In her spare time, Gillian enjoys spending time with her two young daughters and husband, Matt – preferably in Priest Lake, Idaho.
Marti D’Agostino has over 25 years experience in leading non profits in fundraising, marketing and communications. As a past Executive Director for Children’s Miracle Network and Development Director for Ronald McDonald House, she has helped raise large sums of money for children’s health care programs and has served on numerous boards. A busy mom of two young boys, Marti and her husband, Mark enjoy taking their kids traveling! So far, their family has enjoyed France, Belgium, Italy, Japan and London.
Kay has been active in several communities across the United States volunteering in various non profit organizations including Altrusa, CASA, Children’s Shelters, Medical Auxiliary Boards, The Salvation Army, Symphony Guilds and Associations Boards and most recently, the Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation Board. She believes it is an honor to support the community she resides in. Kay continues to be an inspiration for her community and Project Beauty Share.
Jennifer is a serial entrepreneur currently acting as EVP of Operations and Supply Chain for The Promise Soap Company. She has extensive experience building and growing businesses along with facilitating operational transformations. Her love for organizational design and development began during her undergraduate work at Seattle University and continued on with a Master’s degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from New York University. Jennifer enjoys serving her community and is elated to be a part of Project Beauty Share. In her spare time, she is with her husband, Kurt, and her two sons, Owen and Graham, traveling and boating on Lake Coeur d’Alene.
Nicole joined Associated Industries in 1999 where she currently serves as Chief Legal Counsel. Associated Industries is an employer’s association, offering resources and practical assistance to small and mid-size employers in the areas of human resources, workers’ compensation, training and medical benefits. Nicole graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law in 1999 and Washington State University in 1996. She is licensed to practice law in both Washington and Idaho and serves on Washington State Bar Association’s Board of Bar Examiners, and remains actively involved in community organizations.
Makayla has worked in the cosmetic retail industry for more than ten years. She brings experience in sales and event execution and is currently a field executive in the cosmetics industry. Makayla is a bright light for Project Beauty Share, serving on our FUN/DEV committee, and supporting our Holiday Gift Bag Program.
Angie has been with Lakeside Capital Group for over 15 years and her diverse project portfolio includes commercial real estate mangement, spearheading successful virtual education programs, online store development, e-learning, Zi Spa, and numerous philanthropic efforts throughout our community. Angie previously worked for Children’s Miracle Network and served on the Rypien Foundation Board. Her adventurous spirit takes her to new places and she loves being active with her two children, Preston and Kali.
Melissa has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most of it in Spokane as a reporter and news manager at KXLY. Melissa grew up in Montana and graduated from Marquette University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She’s involved in numerous organizations that advance journalists’ rights and is a long-time mentor for others in her industry. She’s married to a journalist, KXLY’s Derek Deis, and they have two sons who occupy most of their free time. When she can find a moment, Melissa loves to watch sports and read.
Evi Ohman has over 15 years experience as a fitness instructor in the health and fitness industry. She is passionate about helping others live fuller and healthier lives. Evi uses her knowledge of marketing, promotions and fundraising to help various charitable organizations. As a married mother of three active kids, she stays busy juggling her family’s schedule and enjoys reading in her spare time. Evi is excited to share her passion of helping others and giving back to her community.