LBCC Foundation

About the Foundation

Founded in 1972, the LBCC Foundation is a registered 501c3 charitable organization dedicated to supporting the students and programs of Linn-Benton Community College so that, through the transformational power of education, our entire community flourishes. Led by a volunteer Board of Directors, the Foundation awards more than 300 scholarships to deserving students each year and augments industry-advised teaching tools through equipment and capital support. Because of this doorway to community involvement, LBCC proudly helps more than 18,000 individuals every year achieve their educational goals.

Board of Trustees

President: Chris Hanson, Albany
Vice President: Penny York, Corvallis
Treasurer: Marty Cahill, Lebanon
Secretary: Jo Ann McQueary, Sweet Home
Past President: Joan Reukauf, Albany

Marty Cahill, Lebanon
Jeannie Davis, Lebanon
Charlie Eads, Albany
Carolyn Gardner, Corvallis
Celeste Krueger, Albany
Lauri Lehman, Philomath
Diane Merten, Corvallis
Rose Peda, Sweet Home
Rick Petersen, Brownsville
Dick Running, Albany

Hedie Schulte, Albany
Dan Segel, Portland
Stacie Wyss-Schoenborn, Albany

Lisa Avery, LBCC President
Sheldon Flom, VP, Finance and Operations
Bev Dunigan, Classified Representative

Development Staff
Jim Birken, Planned Giving Manager
Linnea Everts, Government Relations, Development, and Stewardship Manager
Ashley Plagmann, Institutional Advancement Coordinator
Matt Scotton, Development & External Communication Manager
Steven Broncheau, Foundation Director

Business Office Staff
Jess Jacobs, Director Accounting and Budget
Carson Wetherell, Accounting Specialist



Federal Tax ID: 23-7212073
The Linn-Benton Community College Foundation is a registered 501c3 charitable organization. All gifts to the Foundation are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.