Meet Our Team

Washington Association for Children & Families Leadership Team

The Executive Director and Board of Directors are charged with the vision, mission and direction of WACF.

Leadership

Jill May, M.S.W.

Executive Director

Prior to joining WACF, Jill had been the Director of the National Resource Center for Diligent Recruitment at AdoptUSKids and also served as the New Mexico Foster Care and Adoption Bureau chief. She has extensive experience with foster care and adoption, comprehensive diligent recruitment, collaboration, using implementation science to create and sustain system change, and implementing a customer service approach to child welfare. She has expertise in engaging stakeholders to improve recruitment systems and in developing practice models to lead change within a child welfare system. Jill is a passionate leader of systems change to improve outcomes for children and families.


Board of Directors

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Brian Carroll

President


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Karen Brady

Vice President


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Megan Walton

Secretary


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Jessie DiPardo

Treasurer


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Jeff Clare

Child Placing Agencies (CPA) Division Chair


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Nikki Brown

Intensive Services Division Chair


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Charlotte Booth

Family Preservation and Support Services (FPSS) Division Chair