Board of Directors


Lorrie is Chief Operating Officer at MCM. In 2015, Lorrie received the Puget Sound Business Journal’s Women of Influence Award. As a member of ASC’s Board, she spearheaded the “Raise it Up” campaign, which generated over a million dollars for the Center. Lorrie graduated from Seattle University majoring in Marketing and International Business and earned a Leadership Executive MBA at the University.


Janice is a lifelong Seattleite. In 2012 she retired after 30 years at Wesco Electrical Supply. She is a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Ballard where she has served on various committees. Janice became President of the Seattle District United Methodist Women in September of 2015. The United Methodist Women provide support to ASC each year and Janice has served on the Board in this capacity since 2017.


Trinese is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and Health Coach with over 20 years of experience as a social worker, mental health clinician and administrator. She has served children and families in community mental health, therapeutic foster care, and community based agency settings. Trinese received her MSW at the University of Washington. She joined the Board at ASC in 2016.


Stephen is currently the Vice President of Resource Development for United Way of Pierce County, where he is responsible for all contributed revenue, working to break the cycle of poverty in Pierce County. Previously, he worked as Capital Development Director for El Centro de la Raza, as well as Resource Development Officer at United Way of King County. Stephen holds a BA from the University of Maryland and a JD from DePaul University. He joined ASC’s Board in 2018.


A native Seattleite and University of Washington alumnus, Rick is the Director of Community Partnerships at Seattle Academy. Rick also devotes a significant amount of his time in support of the Seattle Cares Mentoring Movement. Prior to joining Seattle Academy, Rick worked with youth in the Seattle nonprofit sector as Executive Director at both the Rotary and Rainier Vista Branch locations of the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. Rick has served on the ASC Board since 2016.


A former Seahawks player, Maurice “Mo” Kelly is now the Vice President of Player Engagement for the Seattle Seahawks. He is responsible for providing club personnel, players and families with programs that foster personal and professional growth. Mo has developed programs designed to assist players in making a smooth transition into and out of professional football in areas such as financial education, career internship programs, and continuing education. He has been on ASC’s Board since 2016.


Olha is an Associate Professor and a Graduate Certificate Program Director at Seattle University’s Institute of Public Service. Prior to joining SU, she worked at Citigroup, the World Bank, and the Hudson Institute of Policy Research. Olha has a B.A. in international business from Lviv Academy of Commerce (Ukraine), as well as a Master’s of Public Administration and a Ph.D. in Public Affairs from Indiana University – Bloomington. She joined ASC’s Board in 2018.


John is a Director in Microsoft’s Office division and brings more than 25 years of leadership experience in the software and technology industry to the ASC Board, which he joined in 2015. John holds an MBA degree from the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business and provides leadership coaching and mentoring support to Foster students and Microsoft employees.


Born in Ontario, Canada, Lynne has lived in the Puget Sound area with her husband since 1990. She works in the library of Finn Hill Middle School in Kirkland, helping students broaden their reading experience. She also owns a freelance editing business. Lynne currently serves on the Finn Hill Parent Teacher Student Association, heads up the Endowment Committee for Bothell United Methodist Church, and is the Secretary for the ASC Board.


Steven is a partner at Seattle law firm Perkins Coie, where he practices trust and estate law. He holds a Bachelor’s from Southern Methodist University, as well as a J.D. and a Master’s in Public Policy from Duke University. He has served on the boards of Powerful Schools, the Seattle Estate Planning Council, and End of Life Washington. Steven is a lifelong United Methodist, and he currently attends Faith Methodist Church in Issaquah, where his wife is the senior pastor. He joined ASC’s Board in 2018.


Rhonda has over 35 years of media experience in the Seattle Market, retiring this year from her position as the Retail Advertising Sales Manager at the Seattle Times after a successful 28 year career. She brings her network and media expertise to Atlantic Street Center. Rhonda holds a BA in Education from the University of Texas, Austin. She has served on ASC’s Board since 2008.


Bob was born in Renton, Washington. He graduated from Indiana University with a BS in Marketing and received an MBA in Economics from Butler University. Bob worked at Graybar Electric in Indiana, Texas, California, and Washington, retiring in 2014 after 37 years with the Fortune 500 company. Currently, Bob serves on the Boards of his Home Owner’s Association, the Indiana University Alumni Association’s Seattle Chapter, and as the President of the Board for ASC, of which he has been a member since 2013. Bob is active on the Missions Team at Faith United Methodist Church.


Matt is the Manager of Finance & Accounting at Saltchuk Resources, Washington state’s largest private employer. Previously, he spent 5 years in public accounting, working with both large multinational corporations and small & medium sized entities. Matt holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Washington and a B.S. in Accounting from Washington State University. He joined the ASC Board in 2016.

Gabriel MathewsBoard of Directors