Board of Directors

Craig Isenberg, MA, LMFT

President

Craig is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Washington State with an MA in Psychology. He recently accepted the position as Clinical Director at the Newport Academy opening at the Gray Wolf Ranch property in Port Townsend. For the past several years, he balanced his private practice, Port Townsend Family Therapy, with a contract for Jefferson County Juvenile and Family Court Services and the Department of Child & Family Services to practice Functional Family Therapy. An outdoor enthusiast and avid runner, Craig has also spent many years as an Instructor for the Wilderness Medicine Institute of the National Outdoor Leadership School where he continues to enjoy teaching courses on occasion. He lives in Port Townsend with his wife and two young boys.

Katie Shonsey-Mattern

Board Vice President

Katie Shonsey-Mattern is a graduate of Grinnell College and earned a master’s degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania in 1997. Her professional background includes working with children, families and adults in the areas of domestic violence, homelessness, HIV/AIDS, hospice and inpatient medicine. She has also worked locally with new parents as a childbirth educator and doula. Katie enjoys volunteering to strengthen the social and economic connections between individuals, schools, and organizations within our community. She is especially proud to be a Jumping Mouse board member, as it provides crucial therapy to help Jefferson County children and families heal.

Bev Schaaf

Secretary

Bev Schaaf moved to Marrowstone Island in 2006, after retiring from 15 years in non-profit administration at Child Care Resources in Seattle.  Bev has been instrumental in forming non-profit choral performance organizations and a folk school, and serving on their boards.  She is proud to support Jumping Mouse and its important role in Jefferson County.  Bev enjoys singing, attending symphony, opera and musical theater, gardening, travel, and her latest venture – hosting live “house” concerts.

Rachel Williams

Board Treasurer

Rachel holds an MBA in Sustainable Systems from Bainbridge Graduate Institute at Pinchot, where she also served as a Teaching Fellow in Finance. She is currently the Finance Manager for Habitat for Humanity of East Jefferson County, and has worked with a number of local businesses and nonprofits through her consulting business Gift of Good Work. Rachel has called Port Townsend home for over ten years, and continues to be grateful for opportunities to be engaged in making this community a place where everyone can thrive.

Wendy Davis

Board Member

Wendy has lived in Port Townsend for 20 years with a decades long career in the hospitality industry. In 2014, with a desire to become more involved in her community, Wendy accepted a position as a legal assistant in Jefferson County Prosecutor’s Office. Recognizing the possibility of contributing to her community through law enforcement, Wendy attended the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission Reserve Academy followed by the full-time Academy. Wendy attended Washington State University and studied Psychology and Sociology. Outside of work, Wendy helps her husband run his custom home building company, gardens, travels to sunny places, and is devoted to their two dogs

Ron Dionne, MD

Board Member

Ron is a retired pediatrician now working as a consultant in the field of medical informatics. Ron and his wife Pam moved to Port Townsend in 2000 to work for a local medical software company. He is an active member of Port Townsend Rotary and in his spare time pursues music and many outdoor sports. As a board member of Jumping Mouse he is honored to be of service to children and their families who need the valuable services that Jumping Mouse offers.

Molly Hong

Board Member

Molly Hong is in her 12th year working and living in Port Townsend as a family physician obstetrician. Both her children were born at Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, and her husband was a long time middle school language arts and history teacher before transitioning to stay-at-home dad. Becoming involved in Jumping Mouse is a natural extension of her and her husband’s shared personal and professional priorities to strengthen and support families in their community.

Jessie Michaels

Board Member

Jessie is a Washington native, born in Seattle, raised in Bothell/Mill Creek and moved to the peninsula in 2011. She has spent the last eight years building relationships in this community through her previous work at Carlson Chiropractic, Chimacum School District and local volunteer activities. She currently works at Jefferson Healthcare as an executive assistant. As a board member of Jumping Mouse she is proud to be of service to a group that supports our local children and their families, holding their needs in the highest regard. In her spare time, she spends time with her husband, family and friends, works on their property and dotes on their dog Reuben.

Beau Ohlgren

Board Member

Beau holds a BA in Environmental Policy from Warren Wilson College, an MSc in International Relations from University of Edinburgh, and a deep love for Port Townsend and supporting youth and families. He moved to Port Townsend in 2015 with the goal of joining and investing in community and has found this to be an exceptional place for getting involved at a deeper level. He works as the Director of Family Ministry at Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship and the administrative assistant at Swan School; his other volunteering includes chaplaincy at UU youth conferences, facilitating comprehensive sexuality classes for children and youth, and teaching about gender and sexuality at local high schools. Beau spends his free time walking, listening to audiobooks, gardening, and being with his godson.

Patti Smith

Board Member

Patti has 37 years’ experience in education and currently works as a Special Education Teacher for the Chimacum School District at Chimacum Creek Primary School. Since 1990, she has worked with preschool thru high school-level students. Patti received her Bachelor’s degree in Education at Central Washington University in 1979 and her National Board Certification as an Early Childhood Young Adult Exceptional Needs Specialist in 2010.

Patti has two grown sons who attended school in the Chimacum School District. She enjoys quilting, crafting, and spending time with family.