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A Team Of People Making A Vision A Reality

Our highly involved Board of Trustees meets frequently and works to make Rockwood’s vision for the future a reality. This impressive group of dedicated individuals is comprised of members of the local professional and service community as well as residents—a very successful formula. It is essential for us to see every angle of the community and bring everyone together to continuously improve and build.

Spokane United Methodist Homes Code of Ethics—Board of Trustees

  • I will do my best to ensure that Spokane United Methodist Homes is operated in a manner that upholds our values and merits the trust and confidence of every individual who has a vested interest in the continuing success of our communities.
  • I understand it is essential the organization and the Board abide by all applicable laws and regulations.
  • I will be a responsible steward of the Organization’s resources and will strive to ensure its long term financial viability and ability to fulfill its mission.
  • I will adequately disclose conflicts of interest and not directly participate in actions that could benefit me personally.
  • I will strive to actively participate in the Governing Board’s deliberations and discussions and to increase my level of knowledge of Spokane United Methodist Homes.
  • I respect the structure and responsibilities of the Board and agree to uphold its policies.
  • I will respect the confidentiality of privileged information and will avoid acting as spokesperson for the Board unless specifically authorized to do so.
  • I understand the role of the Board is to make policy and not to participate directly in management or administrative assistance.

2021 Board of Trustees

J. Dropper 2021

Jim Dropper

R Parks 2021

Robyn Parks, Chair

Trustee since 2015, Robyn works as a CPA at her own firm, Parks Associates, which provides business, non-profit, and individual tax and accounting services. She previously served on the boards of the Girls Scouts, Connoisseur Concerts, and Better Business Bureau of Spokane. She serves as Chair of the Finance Committee and is on the Executive and Pension Committees.

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Andy DeMott, Vice Chair

Trustee since 2018, Andy worked as a military legislative assistant in the U.S. House of Representatives, served in the Office of the Secretary of the Navy and in the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Keyport, WA. He previously served as the board chair of the Spokane Club. Andy serves on the Executive and Governance Committees and as Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee.

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Camilla Mounts, Immediate Past Chair

Trustee since 2013, Camilla is currently a realtor but long-term care was her passion for 25 years. She is a member of Millwood Presbyterian Church, a member and past-president of P.E.O. and past member of Spokane Valley Rotary. Camilla serves on the Strategic Planning, Executive, and Finance Committees and the Appleway Court Board.

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Chris Bafus

Trustee since 2016, Chris, DBA Pillar Financial Group, works as a Financial Planner. Chris is an active member of the Manito United Methodist Church, serving as its memorial and foundation chairman and as its finance committee chair. He also serves on the board for the United Methodist Foundation of the Northwest. He serves on the Finance and Pension Committees.

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Jonell Block

Trustee since 2017, Jonell is a Doctor of Audiology and owns her own business, Audiology Northwest. She is a cellist in the Project Joy Orchestra. Jonell serves on the Governance and Strategic Planning Committees, and the Appleway Court Board.

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Beth Bornhoft

Trustee since 2016, Beth is a retired loan servicing manager and works as a part-time bookkeeper to her son who is a commercial realtor/developer. Beth volunteers her time at St. David’s Episcopal Church and with a reading program at Linwood Elementary. Beth serves as Chair of the Governance Committee and is on the Appleway Court Board.

T. Johnson 2021

Tom Johnson

Maddock Todd 2019

Todd Maddock

Trustee since 2016, and Rockwood South Hill resident, Todd previously lived in Lewiston, ID and worked at Potlatch Corp. in Governmental Affairs. He was a founding board member of the Idaho Community Foundation, Lewis-Clark State College Foundation, and Lewiston Library Foundation. In retirement he served on the Lewiston Port Commission and the Lewiston Library Board of Trustees. Todd serves on the Finance and Building Committees.

S. Miranda 2021

Rev. Sheila Miranda

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Pat Nash

Trustee since 2016, Pat is a member of Manito United Methodist Church where she teaches Sunday School and sings in the choir. She worked 27 years for Group Health coordinating the Eastern WA Board of Directors/Governance Services Office. She volunteers at Providence Sacred Heart’s Neonatal ICU. Pat serves on the Governance Committee and the Appleway Court Board.

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Ben Nielsen

Trustee since 2016, prior service from 2004-2012 and past Board Chair. Ben is a retired architect and founding principal of NAC Architecture. He also served on the Whitworth Foundation Board, the Inland NW Blood Center (now Vitalant), and as an accreditor for the National Architectural Accrediting Board. Ben serves as Chair of the Building Committee and on the Executive and Strategic Planning Committees.

M Rohrham 2021

Marnie Rorholm

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Brent Stanyer

Trustee since 2014, Brent T. Stanyer, JD, AEP®, is an estate planning and elder law attorney. Brent is also past president of the Spokane Estate Planning Council and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. He serves on the Pension Committee and the Appleway Court Board.

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Bill Sweigert

Trustee since 2020, Bill is owner of Sweigert Management Associates which provides consulting and training to management leaders. He also has extensive experience working in Human Resources and has been on adjunct faculty of Gonzaga School of Business. Bill serves on the Executive, Finance, and Pension Committees.

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David Wetmore

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Ray Wheeler

Trustee since 2019, Ray and his wife are residents at Rockwood at Whitworth. He retired from the information technology field and has worked and lived in a variety of places, and is an Air Force veteran. He serves on the Building and Finance Committees.