Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Sally Collonge, President

DSC_0701-Edit- Sally Collonge has an undergraduate degree in Business from St. Mary’s College and a Masters in Organizational Psychology from JFK University. She worked as a Human Resource Executive for Sun-Diamond Growers of California (SunMaid Raisins, SunSweet Prunes, Diamond Walnuts and Valley Figs) and at the Dutra Group in San Rafael, California. Since relocating to Ashland in 2005, Sally worked as an Adjunct Professor at Southern Oregon University and as the Program Manager for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at SOU. She lives in Ashland with her husband, Joe.

Daniel Seffinger, Vice President

Daniel earned his B.A. degree in Psychology from UCLA and took his Masters specializing in School Psychology from California State University at Northridge. After completing his Doctorate in Clinical Practice from The California Professional School of Psychology, L.A. Campus, he worked for County Mental Health Services in both California and Oregon. He retired after 25 years from Kaiser Permanente Medical Group. He worked as Chief Psychologist and specialized in outpatient program development and services for children, adolescents and families through Kaiser’s Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department. Early in his career, Daniel served on Jackson County’s Head Start Board of Directors.

Nancy Seulean, Secretary

Bio to be added

Paul Pavlich, Treasurer

Paul Paul was born. raised and graduated from high school in Portland Oregon. He went to college at William & Mary. Received a master’s degree from UNLV. Worked on a PhD but did not complete the dissertation at UC Santa Barbara where he met his wife-to-be, Jeni Feinberg. He taught at SOU for a year in 1978, bought a house but then left for law school at UC Berkeley. Paul practiced law in Portland for two years then returned to Ashland in 1984 to teach at SOU and has lived in Ashland since then. He married Ms. Feinberg in 1985 and they have four children. Jeni has been the economic engine of their household with Paul providing mildly competent “house-husbanding” and health insurance.

Executive Director

Katharine Danner

Katharine Katharine earned her BA at Purdue and her MS degree at Indiana University in Public Recreation & Parks Administration. She has been employed in various administrative positions with the Ashland Schools Foundation, Student Affairs at SOU and the Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington. She has served on numerous Southern Oregon non-profit boards of directors and as President of the Rotary Club of Ashland-Lithia Springs. Katharine recently completed Management of Aging Services courses through the SOU School of Business and has been an Ashland resident since 1978. The Executive Director is an ex-officio member of the AAH Board.

Others who have been instrumental in AAH’s development

Special thanks and appreciation go to the following individuals who supported Ashland At Home in various important ways during its development: Betsy Beyers, Val Bubb, David Florian, Paul Hwoschinsky, Barbara Jarvis, Jim Lizotte, Herb Long, Don Mackin, Penelope Martens, Steve Neuberger, Helaine Noble, Dick Pischel, Jeanne Stallman, Allyn Stone, and Barbara Talbert.

Board of Directors meetings

The AAH Board of Directors meets most months of the year on the third Wednesday of the month from 4-6 PM at the office.