An average kidney transplant lasts between 10-15 years. The kidney Ken received from his mother has lasted over 45 years -- still going strong and looking forward to the future.
Director of Development
From public affairs and corporate philanthropy, Alexis transitioned to nonprofit fundraising with the Red Cross. She has managed database teams; created campaigns that inspired millions of dollars in contributions; and cultivated transformational leadership and estate gifts. She is excited to help others understand the terribly urgent need and the terrific opportunities to educate, inspire and save lives by participating and investing in innovative Donate Life Northwest programs.
A longtime volunteer with Shriners Hospital for Children, she enjoys training new volunteers and teaching adaptive snowboarding. Like the kids, she thinks every Shriners day on the slopes is "the best day, ever!"