Board of Directors

Mrs. Elizabeth (Bara) Arsenault
Elizabeth holds a BS in Biology, a certificate of Executive Leadership for Non-Profit Organizations from Emory University and is a certified Master Gardener. Liz co-created ASAP after teaching Math/Science as a Peace Corps volunteer in Swaziland. She worked as Training Director for the US Peace Corps in Zimbabwe, and as a Forestry Technician US Forest Service tree improvement program on Mt. Hood. She has 15 years business management experience prior to taking up her work with ASAP in 1992.

Ms. Dorothy Ramsdell
CFO, Treasurer, Secretary
Dorothy is an accountant and business analyst recently retired from Turner Broadcasting. She has a BA in History, MBA in Accounting and BBA in Computer Science. When not working on her many needlework projects, she practices yang style taijiquan. She is a proud Army Brat and has traveled both personally and professionally in Asia and Europe. Dotti is a world citizen that brings vast experience and financial expertise to ASAP.
Mrs. April Adams
Board member
April is the the Global MSL Excellence Director for AstraZenca. A Doctor of Pharmacy from Mercer University and a breast cancer survivor, April is amazingly positive person. Her strategic planning and leadership skills are a great addition to ASAP.

Steering Committee

Mr. Sean Adkinson
Sean is the CTO and Co-Founder at Streem, Inc. in Portland, Oregon. He holds a BA in Computer Science and Math from Willamette University. Sean thrives on start-ups and has the essential technical expertise that make him an invaluable addition to our Board.
Mr. Mark Arsenault
Board Member
Mark has a successful 26-year career in law enforcement and corrections, where he co-created and co-facilitated a successful in-custody gang diversion and mindset program for state and county inmates. He’s also run a successful publishing business and is a decorated U.S. Air Force veteran of Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He is also the founding Director of GAATES, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to reducing recidivism and helping ex-offenders through personal development, career readiness, and success strategies.

Mr. Tom Arsenault
Tom passed away on March 18,2017. His vision and commitment to serving humanity lives on and inspires our work. Click here to read his obituary.