Our Board

NATE DAWSON
Board Chair

Nate joined the board of directors in 2015. He is the program administrator for pediatric cardiology at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Nate is an adoptive father and has actively participated in mission trips and efforts to care for orphans.*

MARIAH KOLPEK
Board Vice Chair

Mariah Gray Kolpek, owner of Gray Communications and partner of Lu-See Media, Inc. has more than 20 years experience in television news reporting, video production, marketing and public relations. In 2008, Mariah and her team produced “Love Knows No Borders,” a documentary focusing on Bulgaria, orphans and international adoption. Mariah and her husband Kole adopted their son Carter from Bulgaria in 2001 and daughter Jordan from China in 2007.*

BRIAN LIVERMAN
Secretary

Brian joined the board of directors in 2015. He is an adoptive father and an active mission trip participant to Ethiopia. Brian is a partner at Peloton Commercial Real Estate in Austin, Texas.*

ADAM TODD
Finance

Adam Todd is a financial professional from Austin, Texas.*

LEANNE MESSER
Board Member

Leanne Messer joined the board in 2017.*

*Independent, voting members of the Board of Directors.