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Washington State

Strategy Leadership


David Bley

US Program

David Bley oversees strategies focused on stable families, great schools, high-quality early learning, and strong communities in Washington State and metropolitan Portland, Oregon.

Ellen Frede

Deputy Director,
US Program

Dr. Ellen Frede oversees the Early Learning strategy, focused on expanding high-quality pre-Kindergarten.

David Wertheimer

Deputy Director,
US Program

David Wertheimer oversees the foundation’s Pacific Northwest family stability and homelessness program.

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