Mercy Housing Northwest Board of Directors

Mercy Housing Northwest’s Board of Directors oversees the organization’s affordable housing programs and charitable projects in Washington and Idaho communities.


Samona Burleson – Gifts of Hope
Judy Byron, OP – Adrian Dominican Sisters, Intercommunity Peace & Justice Center
Bill Crow – Amazon
Charlotte Davenport, CSJP – Congregation of Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace
Jacqueline Fernandes, SP – Sisters of Providence
Ashenafi Gossaye
– King County Metro
Christian Gunter – Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.
Azmera Melashu – Stoel Rives
Sukanya Paciorek – Whatcom Community Foundation
Jo Ann Showalter, SP – Representing Tacoma Dominican Sisters
Allison Simon
Junior Torres – Windermere
Susanna Tran – West Coast Commercial Realty, LLC
George Yianakulis, SNJM – Sisters of the Holy Names

Our goal? To create healthy, sustainable communities where every person has a place to call home.