Board of Directors

Mrs. Elizabeth (Bara) Arsenault
President
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.

Publications:
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
CTO
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.

Publications:
Mr. Tom Arsenault
Co-founder
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.