Board & Leadership

Board & Leadership

Diane-HoodDiane Hood, CPA*President & Chief Executive Officer

Diane has been in a key leadership position with Mary’s Woods since its inception. She has played a vital role in Mary’s Woods growth, first with the addition of the Villa Estates and Marie Rose Health Care expansion, and now as the point person for managing the planning process for The Village at Mary’s Woods expansion on the front field of the campus.
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Sister-RoswithaFrawleySister Roswitha Frawley* Vice President of Mission Integration

Sister Roswitha has a master’s in education and has been a teacher and principal in the Portland Archdiocese; adjunct professor at Lewis and Clark College; and school consultant. Currently, she is a member of the board of trustees at Marylhurst University. As the Vice President of Mission Integration at Mary’s Woods she serves as a member of the senior management team.
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Kimberly-ScottKimberly Scott CFO and Vice President of Finance & Administration

Kim has worked for the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary since before Mary’s Woods opened its doors. She has a bachelor’s degree in business administration accounting. She is a CPA with 20 plus years spent in both for profit and not for profit accounting. Kim also serves on several not for profit boards, including Namaste, a Sisters of the Holy Names sponsorship, and the St. Anthony Catholic School.

Cheri-Mussotto-ConyersCheri Mussotto-Conyers Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Cheri has more than 20 years of experience in real estate and property management, and extensive knowledge of marketing and selling in upscale, residential communities. She holds many awards for her sales achievements, and is also recognized for her genuine compassion, personalized service and discretion.
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Brabandt, RalphRalf Brabandt Vice President Operations

Ralf  is the Vice President of Operations at Mary’s Woods – Oregon’s premier continued care retirement community, located outside of Portland in Lake Oswego. A native of Dresden, Germany, Ralf Brabandt began his career in hospitality early at the young age of thirteen during an internship washing dishes and making his first contact with guests serving his first plates.
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NancyNancy Koerner Vice President of Health Services

As a native Oregonian, Nancy feels a deep sense of gratitude for the beauty of nature and the life cycle reflected in the seasons. The shared experience of aging also reinforces the continuum of care as a cyclic process.

Kevin-HabermanKevin Haberman Vice President of Environmental Services

Kevin has worked in maintenance for 35 years maintaining buildings and grounds. Has worked for 12 years as a chief engineer and department of head in the engineering department for a small community hospital. He oversaw their building maintenance and construction projects.

Michaelson, LynneLynne Michaelson Director of Human Resources

Lynne has more than 30 years’ experience in Human Resources senior management in both public and private organizations. She served as Operations and HR Manager in a major retail store and, upon relocating to Portland, joined a company of 35 employees that during the first ten years of her employment grew to over 7000 in locations throughout the United States.
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Colette ReesColette Rees Director of Philanthropy

Colette is a communications, development and fundraising strategist bolstered by an executive marketing track record that includes team leadership, event planning, database analytics, annual appeal execution and story-telling that encourages support and engages stakeholders.

Janet SatterleeJanet Satterlee Director of Spiritual Care

Janet has been active in ministry for 16 years, since she started work on her MA in Theology. She has worked as a High School Theology teacher and Campus Minister, in parish ministry, and served with her family as a long-term missionary in La Ceiba, Honduras. Before coming to Mary’s Woods Janet was a Chaplain at Providence Portland.

Corrina StellflugCorrina Stellflug, Director of Fitness & Wellness

Corrina has been a part of the Mary’s Woods Wellness team since 2014. Before Mary’s Woods, she worked at another retirement community for 6 years as the Wellness Coordinator and learned everything about running a successful wellness program.

Board of Directors
Jaki-GalloJacki Gallo, Chair

Jacki lives in Beavercreek, Oregon with her husband and two daughters. Jacki earned her Bachelor of Arts degree at Lewis and Clark College with a major in political science and a minor in communications. She received her juris doctorate at the University of Oregon School of Law.

anderson-bioGlenda Anderson

Bio coming soon!


Mary-BreilingMary Breiling, SNJM

Sister Mary worked in education as a teacher and principal for 24 years. While in education, she served for several years on the Governor’s Advisory Committee, ECIA, Chapter II. In 1991, Sister Mary moved into business management, serving as treasurer on the leadership team of the Oregon Province, Sisters of the Holy Names, for fourteen years.

clark-bioDick Clark

Dick Clark joined The Portland Clinic as CEO in the summer of 2015, bringing 30 years of senior management and healthcare leadership experience. Prior to joining The Portland Clinic, Clark worked for 12 years in management level positions for the foundations of Providence Health and Services in Oregon.

snow-bioCarolyn Snow

Carolyn and her husband Ned have lived in the beautiful old Provincial House at Mary’s Woods since 2010. They truly appreciate the warmth and support to be found throughout the community here and feel it extremely important that very special environment be maintained even as we increase our numbers substantially.


graham-bioBecky Graham

Becky is the President of Graham Group LLC, a consulting firm assisting small businesses to improve their financial results. Prior to starting Graham Group in 2008, she was a partner at KPMG where she had worked in the financial statement audit division for over 27 years.

Ruth Johanson

Ruth is a seasoned business executive who is known for her ability to partner with CEO’s, executives, leaders and teams to identify, develop and implement new models of health care.  She has over 26 years of progressively responsible leadership roles at Providence Health & Services Oregon.


nazario-bioCarmen Nazario

Carmen is President and CEO of ELYON International, Inc., a technology and management consulting company which provides technical and professional services to government and Fortune 500 companies. Carmen has over thirty years of experience in the field of Information Technology. She started her career path in technology while serving in the US Army.

otto-bioBridget Otto

Bridget is a career journalist with more than 25 years experience writing and editing stories for The Oregonian Publishing Co. Bridget also spent many years in newsroom management overseeing coverage from Regional News to Lifestyles. Before branching out on her own, Bridget wrote on interior design and architecture for 13 years.

LyndaLynda Thompson, SNJM

Sister Lynda has held positions in leadership and administration with the Sisters of the Holy Names at the congregational level in Montreal, at the local province level in the Northwest and with Catholic Health Care Systems. With her educational background she specializes in organizational transformation, strategic planning, program development and pastoral formation.

RobertRobert Tust

Robert is a licensed CPA in the State of Oregon and has a BA in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting from the University of Montana. He has over 14 years of progressive experience focused primarily in the not-for-profit industry. Robert has a history of building relationships across various functions, providing financial awareness / assistance and building strong, effective teams.