LEADERSHIP TEAM

Experience and Heart.

Our leadership team is united by an unwavering belief in the limitless potential of the human spirit. We are a passionate group of individuals committed to helping others become the greater version of themselves.

K2 Adventures Foundation is fortunate to rely on the expertise our world-class board of directors brings to the table, including members of Fortune 500 companies, business owners, entrepreneurs, and non-profit leaders. It’s the diversity of that collective acumen that allows us to do things that other organizations can’t; and elevates K2 Adventures Foundation to realize its own possibilities.


Leadership Team

Kristen Salcito Sandquist CO-FOUNDER, CEO K2 Adventures Foundation

Kristen Salcito Sandquist

CO-FOUNDER, CEO

Kristen has over 25 years of experience working with non profit organizations and individuals with disabilities. She organizes all the K2 Adventure Foundation's awards and programs along with fund-raising events and finances. She also manages all board meetings and board member committees. Together, Kristen and Kevin run K2 Adventure Travel, which organizes community service based trips to Nepal, Peru, and Tanzania.

Kevin Cherilla CO-FOUNDER, PRESIDENT of K2 Adventures Foundation

Kevin Cherilla

CO-FOUNDER, PRESIDENT

Kevin has over 25 years of experience working with individuals with disabilities, both national and international. He is instrumental in providing outdoor recreational activities and opportunities for K2 individuals. He also helps organize fundraising events and manages board meetings and committees. Together, Kristen and Kevin run K2 Adventure Travel, which organizes community service based trips to Nepal, Peru and Tanzania.


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Board Members

Kelly Michael CFO

Kelly Michael
CFO

Laurie Malone Secretary

Laurie Malone
Secretary

Adrienne Bonnet Advisory Board

Adrienne Bonnet
Advisory Board

Lisaanne Murray Advisory Board

Lisaanne Murray
Advisory Board

Bruce Poehlsen Global Ambassador

Bruce Poehlsen
Global Ambassador

Kelli Borges
Board Member

Tyler Brotz
Board Member

Rahul Chawla MD, MA Board Member

Rahul Chawla MD, MA
Board Member

Adam Cherilla
Board Member

Greg DePinto Board Member

Greg DePinto
Board Member

Michelle DePinto Board Member

Michelle DePinto
Board Member

Donna Detwiler

Donna Detwiler
Board Member

Patrick Dial

Patrick Dial
Board Member

Abbas Fazel, MD

Abbas Fazel, MD
Board Member

Vince Hawley

Vince Hawley
Board Member

Bobby Kelly

Bobby Kelly
Board Member

Jodi Kinney

Jodi Kinney
Board Member

John Kitchell

John Kitchell
Board Member

Leatrice Kitchell

Leatrice Kitchell
Board Member

Rodney Malone

Rodney Malone
Board Member

Kyle Maynard
Board Member

Nick Meath

Nick Meath
Board Member

Cheryl Mendez

Cheryl Mendez
Board Member

Christa Mose

Christa Mose
Board Member

Mary Lou Muccino

Mary Lou Muccino
Board Member

Shaheen Neil

Shaheen Neil
Board Member

Teri Nisser

Teri Nisser
Board Member

Beverly Nuessle

Beverly Nuessle
Board Member

Mark Nuessle

Mark Nuessle
Board Member

Kelly Richardson

Kelly Richardson
Board Member

Blair Singer

Blair Singer
Board Member


Junior Board

Ani Chawla
Junior Board

Mali Chawla
Junior Board

Lindsey Cherilla

Lindsey Cherilla
Junior Board

Alex DePinto

Alex DePinto
Junior Board

Tayler Nisser

Tayler Nisser
Junior Board