The Mercer Island Schools Foundation is governed by a board of trustees, most of whom are parents of MISD students. Our success depends on this team of hard-working volunteers, a small, dedicated staff, and a generous community.

MISF Staff

Tammy Shoop

MISF Executive Directortammy@misf.com206-275-2550

Julie Duffié

Finance and Operations Managerjulie@misf.com206-275-2550

Bridget Olsen

Development Managerbridget@misf.com206-275-2550


Board of Trustees

The Board provides oversight of our programs and the organization’s financial health. As dedicated volunteers, they are essential to our leadership team and our efforts to raise funds and awareness.

Board of Trustees Executive Committee

Michelle Dumler
President, Board of Trustees

Sheri Blumenthal
Vice President, Board of Trustees

Daniel Odievich
Treasurer, Board of Trustees

Ruby Azeem
Secretary, Board of Trustees

MISF Board of Trustees

Jill Ashton
Board of Trustees

Kaarina Aufranc
Board of Trustees

Ahihsa Avant
Board of Trustees

Tyson Farmer
Board of Trustees

Galit Gilad-Talby
Board of Trustees

Lisa Kalscheur
Board of Trustees

Susan Kim
Board of Trustees

Jeff Miller
Board of Trustees

Robb Monkman
Board of Trustees

Carin Parcel
Board of Trustees

Samantha Rubenfield
Board of Trustees

Chris Sherland
Board of Trustees

Greta Stednick
Board of Trustees
Grant Committee Lead

Ashley Sternberg
Board of Trustees

Shannon Stokke
Board of Trustees

Tiffany Topol
Board of Trustees