Bill Buchanan: Director

Bill Buchanan

Bill Buchanan is a partner with Buchanan Schmid LLC in Bend, OR. He specializes in litigating and mediating civil matters, including business and property cases. He joined the Board of Directors in 2010.Bill Buchanan

Joe Rygg: Director

Joe Rygg

Joe Rygg is the Vice President of Member Business Services at SELCO Community Credit Union in Bend, Oregon. Joe joined the Board of Directors in 2010.Joe Rygg

Terry Hopkins: Treasurer

Terry Hopkins

Terry Hopkins is the Vice President of Operations for Southern Oregon Elmer's LLC in Grants Pass, Oregon. Terry is a former Sparrow parent and joined the Board of Directors in 2014.Terry Hopkins

Danielle Craig: Secretary

Danielle Craig

Danielle Craig is an Emmy award-winning journalist. When she’s not anchoring in the early morning hours, she’s hanging out with her sweet boys and husband.
Danielle says Sparrow Clubs has shaped who she is. She started covering Sparrow Clubs stories in 2012 with the “Taking Flight” segment on Newswatch 12. She says that while it’s been challenging to watch young children fighting for their lives and for normalcy, it’s been more inspiring to see healthy children rally around their Sparrow.
Danielle joined the Board of Directors in 2016.Danielle Craig

Leslie Nuegebauer: Director

Leslie Nuegebauer

Leslie Neugebauer is the Central Oregon CCO Director at PacificSource Community Solutions which manages the Oregon Health Plan benefit for the region. She worked the majority of her clinical career, as an Occupational Therapist, with children and adolescents. She lives in Bend with her husband on their small farm. Leslie joined the Board of Directors in 2017Leslie Nuegebauer

Jon Bullock: Director

Jon Bullock

Jon Bullock is the Executive Director of the Redmond Proficiency Academy, a proficiency-based charter school that he helped found. He is a Redmond City Councilor and a major proponent of personalized learning and educational innovations. Jon was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees for Southern Oregon University.

For nearly 25 years, Jon has worked with young people as a teacher, coach, and administrator. As a community leader, he has developed a deep connection to the people in Redmond. Jon has combined his passion and skills as an educator with private sector and non-profit experience to develop one of the largest and most successful charter schools in Oregon.

Jon teaches college writing and business courses at Redmond Proficiency Academy, coaches competitive youth soccer, and enjoys watching the Portland Timbers. He is the proud father of a daughter who attends SOU.Jon Bullock

Brant Wommack MD: Director

Brant Wommack MD

Brant is a radilogy partner and co-owner of Central Oregon Radiology Associates. He also is currently serving as Medical Director of Radiology at St Charles Medical Center, Bend. Brant joined the Board of Directors in 2019.Brant Wommack MD

Cory Burket: President

Cory Burket

Cory is the owner of Black Rock Coffee Bar in Eugene, OR where he is committed to and involved with local community outreach projects. He is a former executive team member at Black Rock Coffee Bar. He is a frequent speaker at camps and other non-profits groups. Cory, along with his wife, Julie, are certified relationship coaches and have serve as both marriage and life coaches to several couples throughout the years. Cory & Julie live in Eugene, OR along with their three teenage children.Cory Burket