Board of Trustees

Michael Russell, Chair
United Construction

Darin Balaam
Sheriff of Washoe County

Mary-Ann Brown 
Renown Health

Frank Cervantes, Ex-Officio
Director Washoe County Juvenile Services

Dennis Cuneo
DC Strategic Advisors

Michael Dermody, Organization Founder
Dermody Properties

Honorable Frances Doherty
Family Division, Washoe County District Court

Rob Gaedtke, Co-Chair

Dyanne Hayes, Secretary
The Hayes Group

Amber Howell, Ex-Officio
Washoe County Human Services Agency

Shannon Keel
Grand Sierra Resort

Otto Kelly

Ryan Moser, Treasurer
Aguirre Riley

Carey Serfontein

John Slaughter
Community Member

Caryn Swobe
President, Swobe Strategies

The Children’s Cabinet:
Kim Young, Executive Director



Our Impact This Year

  • 1,277

    Parents helped with classes and training
  • 334

    Families helped with no-cost counseling services
  • 16,577

    Youth assisted through School and Street Outreach
  • 12,000

    Families helped through The Children's Cabinet Programs