Mychal Cherry was born and raised in Oregon and is a proud member of the Grand Ronde tribe. She began her career with the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde’s Indian Child Welfare unit and most recently worked for Spirit Mountain Gaming, Inc. as a Marketing Manager from 2009 to 2017. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and is enrolled in a Master’s program. She is happily married with 5 children and resides in Salem, Oregon & feels honored to represent the Spirit Mountain Community Fund.
Julia Willis has been working in Tribal Philanthropy since 2007, and joined Spirit Mountain in the fall of 2012. She currently serves on the Grantmakers of Oregon and Southwest Washington Board of Directors. She has a B.S. in Psychology from Boise State University, and is a member of the Coquille Indian Tribe.