Gerald Pearce, Executive Director
Since joining Abilities at Work in 1990, Gerald has forged relationships with every person passing through the organization’s program. His effective leadership style is fueled by a unique combination of business savvy, program dedication and human compassion. Gerald was named Executive Director in 2008. He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Oregon State University.
Amanda Alessi, Program Supervisor
Anthony Green, Employment Specialist
April Hinden, ISP/Employment Specialist
Chad Smith, Employment Specialist
Cheryl Otting, Employment Specialist
Christina Ryan, Job Coach
Crystal Luna, Supervisor
David Einhorn, Business Development Coordinator
Douglas Harlow, Multimedia Consultant
Ed Buffone, Employment Specialist
Eli Smith, Administrative Support Consultant
Enola Smith, Administrative Coordinator
George Paulson, Employment Specialist
Ian Stidham, Employment Specialist
Jeannie Goetze, Employment Specialist/Admin Support
Jennifer Tennant, Employment Specialist
Jessie Tomlinson, Employment Specialist
Judith Kelsey, TBSE Employment Specialist
Mary Jo Kessinger, Program Manager
Mariah Waite-Callaway, Employment Specialist
Mattie Davis, Employment Specialist
Oslin Martinez, Employment Specialist
Tosheona Coleman-Bulter, Employment Specialist/Administrative Support
Board of Directors
Kurt Lynam, Bonneville Power Association

Bev Peloquin, retired from positions at Tektronix, Photon Kinetics and Executive Forum

Sarah Elizabeth Delepine, City of Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department

Raymond Robertson, retired from Kaiser Permanente

Kurt Shusterich, Kaiser Permanente

Cameron Williams, Global Risk Management, Columbia Sportswear Company