About Our Board of Directors




Jordan Bishko
E-mail: jordan.bishko@ridgeline.org 
Served since: June 2015
Occupation: Director of operations (JD, MBA)
Board duties: Legal committee, policy committee, site council board rep



Stephanie Edwards, Board Vice President
E-mail: stephanie.edwards@ridgeline.org 
Served since: December 2013
Occupation: Nonprofit development
Board duties: Capital campaign, board member training
Community involvement: La Leche League of Eugene, Leader (2011-present), La Leche League of Oregon, Area Financial Coordinator, (2012-present); Breastfeeding Coalition of Lane County (2012-present); Ridgeline Capital Campaign Committee (2012-17)

Jennifer Hornsby

E-mail: jen.hornsby@ridgeline.org 
Served since: January 2010 
Occupation: Editor 
Board duties: Legal committee, budget committee, PR, strategic planning, Safe Routes to School liaison, board recruitment. Past president, VP, secretary, and treasurer.
Community involvement: Ridgeline budget committee, search committees, classroom and events volunteer, capital campaign, diversity committee (2011–12), site council, PE helper, middle-school "class parent"


Brad Knopp
E-mail: brad.knopp@ridgeline.org 
Served since: May 2017
Occupation: Student, dad
Board duties: Fundraising



Cheryle Myers, Board Secretary
E-mail: cheryle.myers@ridgeline.org 
Served since: June 2014
Occupation: Child Care Network/QI Specialist 
Board duties: Capital campaign
Community involvement: Ridgeline classroom and community volunteer, past parent organization co-convener



Amy Sage, Board President 
E-mail: amy.sage@ridgeline.org
Served since: May 2015
Occupation: Scientific consulting (PhD)
Board duties: Compliance officer, strategic planning chair, budget committee
Community involvement: Food for Lane County; Ridgeline TAG instructor, 2015 jogathon co-organizer



Matthew Trent, Board Treasurer
E-mail: matthew.trent@ridgeline.org 
Served since: June 2014
Occupation: Contractor; financial education and marketing (previously)
Board duties: Budget committee, PR
Community involvement: Ridgeline community volunteer


Many thanks to all who have served as directors on our board. The wisdom, hard work, and generosity of our board have guided and shaped Ridgeline Montessori. Our staff and students, past and present, thank you!

Board Presidents Emeriti
Mary Bauer
Adrienne Black
Kathleen Hennessy
Joe Reiter
Ellen Wojahn

Recent Board Alumni
Nathan Bell
Andy McConnell
David Vázquez 
Jennifer Wilson