Providers’ Council

The Providers’ Council is a dedicated committee of professionals from mentoring programs state-wide, and are a crucial component in the creation and implementation of MENTOR Washington’s strategy. If you are a program provider and are interested in serving on the Providers’ Council, please contact Claude Green.

Current MENTOR Washington Providers’ Council members:


Doug Baxter
Violence Prevention Coordinator, Franciscan Health System

Elizabeth Higley
Program Manager and Founder, 4Results Mentoring

Jill Kawulok
COO, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Washington

Jolynn Kenney
Washington State Director, Quality Assurance and Program Performance, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound

Juergen Kneifel
Northwest Regional Director, Christian Association of Youth Mentoring

Liahann Bannerman
Director, Volunteer Center, United Way King County

Matt Wattrous
President, Washington State Boys & Girls Club Association

Pamela Shields
Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Snohomish County

Tom Oliva
Mentoring Program Coordinator, ASPIRE Mentors

Harriette Bryant
OurGEMS (Girls Empowered through Mentoring and Service)

Wiley Carter

Edgar Masmela

Bailley Wootton