About Us

We are a team of passionate volunteers from varied walks of life who share the desire to embrace other cultures, create meaningful connections, and affect lasting contributions which help break the cycle of poverty in the developing world.

Our Leadership and Advisory Teams come from 3 states and 5 countries.

We each strive to be simple yet creative to impact a positive change in our international community.

We work hard and definitely play hard.

Loree Bolin, DDS – Director, Health & Hope Foundation

loree-cropped1984-Present:  Clinical Dentistry

2016 Citizen of the Year   Awarded by WA State Dental Association

2009-Present: Leading health care teams in rural areas of Tanzania, Philippines, Nepal, Uganda, Haiti, Honduras

2010-2014: Medical Director for Medical Relief International (MRI)

Alice Brownstein, MD

2011-Present: Hospitalist,The Everett Clinic/Providence Regional Medical Center, Everett, WA

2001-2009 and 2011-Present:Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2011-Present: Remote medical consults for healthcare missions

Tim Shields, DDS, MSD

tim-cropped1983-Present: Clinical Dentistry/Orthodontics

2005-2011: Chairman, The Clinic Fund University of Washington Orthodontic Alumni Association

Past President: UW Ortho Alumni Assoc, Washington State Society of Orthodontists, Snohomish County Dental Society

Kirsten Neilsen,  MA History, MS Library and Information Science

kirsten-cropped1994-Present: Research and Information Management Specialist in the fields of public health, public interest law, and public higher education

Anne Maleady

anne-cropped1987-2013: Outdoor industry upper business management

2006 – Present: Board President/member of outdoor enthusiast NGOs

2013-2014: Health care and Community Health care delivery in Nepal and Tanzania

Kelsey Gibson, BA Marketing

10492100_10152598098341908_6051706132663626529_n2013 -Present: Creative Marketing Specialist for ProQuest

2012-2103: Web Content Specialist for SeaBright Holdings




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