Board, Staff, and Career


SAFE’s board of directors work on a volunteer basis to help guide the organization toward responsible use of resources and makes sure we stay focused on our mission. To learn more about becoming a member of our Board of Directors, contact us at 503-397-7110.

Thank you to our Board Members:

Stephanie Hall, Board Chairperson
Jeff Auxier, Vice Chairperson
Kirby Frugia, Board Secretary
Damien Donnelly-Cole, Treasurer
Leanne Murray


Our staff is comprised of:

  • Executive Director: Ellyn Bell
  • Volunteer & Prevention Education Coordinator: Sydoney Blackmore
  • Healthy Relationships Advocate (Community Liaison): Julie McCartney
  • Healthy Relationships Advocate (DHS Liaison): Shelby Ingebrigtsen
  • Healthy Relationships Advocate (Shelter Coordinator): Kayla Davis

Career Opportunities:

None at this time. Please check back later or go to the “Volunteer” page to learn about more ways to get involved.