BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR BIRCHWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOC.
President: John Coleman joined the BNA Board in 2009 and has been President since 2010. A Bellingham resident since 2002, John and moved to the Birchwood Neighborhood in 2007. As a city planner, he works daily on urban development issues ranging from project specific development to the implementation of the community’s long range planning goals. When not at work or tending his backyard chickens, John can be found on area trails or supporting our Downtown business owners. Buy Local!
Vice President: Dan Welch
Secretary: Scott Rockwell
Treasurer: Rebecca Schlotterback has lived on and off in Bellingham for 44 years and in the Birchwood Neighborhood for 11 years. She joined the BNA Board in 2006. Becky works for Public Utility District 1 focusing on water resource issues. Contact her at: Rebecca.Schlotterback@comcast.net
Stephanie Twiford was born and raised in Bellingham. After four years in Anchorage Alaska, she moved back to Bellingham, eventually purchasing her aunt & uncles home in the Birchwood neighborhood. She and her husband have two kids that attended Birchwood, Shuksan and Bellingham High School. She was active in PTSA at Birchwood and at Shuksan helping in the greenhouse. She attended City of Bellingham’s Planning Academy I and II and is very interested in working to retaining the neighborhood character of each neighborhood in Bellingham. You might see her riding her bike or walking her golden retriever around the neighborhood. Contact her at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Campbell has lived on Birchwood Avenue (2 different houses) for 35 years. She has served on the Board for 24 years. Barbara retired from 25 years of teaching in 2001. She was the Birchwood Elementary Librarian from 1991-2001. You may contact her at: email@example.com
Cari Duffy (on leave)
Jon Raney attended Sehome high school in the late 60"s then decamped to the East Coast from whence he returned only to visit his family until 2002 when he began working for the Whatcom County Public Defenders Office. Since then he and his wife Marie have lived in the Birchwood Neighborhood where he amuses himself and sometimes others with various boating, gardening and literary endeavors.
Meeting Dates 2012: September10, October 15, November 19, December 10 , January 14, February 11, March 18 , April 16, May 20 (from 6:30-8:00pm at Shuksan Library .
If you would like to reach any of the board members, please use the contact form on the website or email us directly: firstname.lastname@example.org