Lisa Trottier, Board Chair/STEM Liaison/Grant Committee

Lisa joined the BCYC Board of Directors in 2015.  She holds a BS Biology and MA in Education from San Diego State and Pacific University.  Lisa has 13 years’ experience as a science teacher and is a mother of two.   Not only does the Youth Center benefit from Lisa’s education and professional experience but also from her experience with data-driven practices through curriculum development and with professional learning communities.   

Jackie White, Vice Chairman/ Event Committee

Jackie has served on the BCYC Board since 2015.  Jackie has 20 years of experience in youth programs. She is an active volunteer in Bandon schools and community sports programs. Jackie is skilled in woodworking, arts, fundraising, event planning and execution. She has 5 children in Bandon school district.

Bill Stenberg, Treasurer/Grant Committee

A graduate of Indiana University, Bill has served on the board since 2014. He is a retired college administrator and faculty member. Prior to his college career, Bill was in youth ministry for 7 years. Thus, all of his professional life was working with youth education and development. Bill is a father of 5, grandfather to 3, and is an avid outdoorsman. His primary focus for the Youth Center is financial management and grant writing.

Kim Russell, Secretary

Kim has 17 years’ experience with youth programs serving students of Bandon, Oregon, including six years as a Girl Scout Leader, 4 years as parent assistant, 1 year as a high school classroom assistant, and 3 years as a member of the working board of the Bandon Community Youth Center, joining in 2014. Kim is currently an Administrative Assistant at the local hospital and also has a background in marketing, event planning and fundraising.  Kim has one daughter entering her sophomore year at BHS and another who completed 12 years in the Bandon School District, graduating in 2014.