Bill MacMorris-Adix, MSW, LCSW – President
As a retired Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Bill had the privilege of working with families whose members struggle with mental health and behavior difficulties. He worked in state, county and school district settings, including 22 years in the Salem-Keizer Public Schools. Bill advocated for parents wanting services and support for their loved ones and worked to understand family difficulties from the parent’s and child’s point of view. Bill’s experience with wrap-around teams affirmed the importance of family voice and choice.
Mary Buzzell – Secretary
Mary is currently employed as the Family Partnership Coordinator for Trillium Family Services, which is located at the Children’s Farm Home in Corvallis. Mary and her husband Scott, raised four children, two of which have experienced significant mental health and developmental challenges. Mary has worked hard to learn everything she can about systems, services and advocacy. Mary has also served on numerous state and county committees along with the OFSN staff. She is highly appreciative of the family services and training that OFSN has to offer, because her own family has benefited greatly from these services.
Kathryn Flegel, MD – Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Dr. Flegel was a primary care doctor for 16 years before becoming a psychiatrist. Her understanding of the physical health of patients makes her psychiatric treatments more comprehensive. She enjoys work with children, adults, and families. In her spare time, she spends time as home with her family and loves movies, jigsaw puzzles and reading history.
David de Fiebre – Parent
OFSN is the third non-profit board that David de Fiebre has served on. He has been an active supporter of Goodwill Industries since 1982, and has over 30 years of business management experience in sales and operations. David established and managed both large and small businesses in a diverse range of industries. Currently, Mr. de Fiebre is an adviser and consultant to several software and technical services companies.
Kimberly Kienle Price – Parent
Kimberly currently manages a mental health practice in Eugene and has been in the mental health field for over 16 years. She served for several years as the OFSN parent representative on the Benton County Children and Families Coordinating Committee. Kimberly was also a volunteer for suicide and domestic violence crisis lines, and facilitated several sexual assault support groups in Benton and Linn counties. Kimberly is a native Oregonian, and lives in Eugene with her husband and three children. Her family has benefited greatly from OFSN services in the past.
Sandra Ryden – Treasurer
Katherine Sandow – Parent
Katherine worked with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) as a Family to Family teacher before becoming a board member with OFSN. She served on the Brown School PTA in Oregon as a board member, and volunteered with the Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center in California. Katherine is raising her son and a foster daughter with significant mental health challenges.