M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

Meet The Coaches


Ron King
Ron has extensive experience in both the business and nonprofit sectors. For the past twenty years Ron led Western Family Foods as its CEO, as well as serving in a number of leadership positions on nonprofit boards. Ron graduated from Washington State University and the Stanford Executive Program. Read his bio
Paula Kinney
Strong and effective leadership has been the hallmark of Dr. Paula Kinney’s career. Dr. Kinney has been an educator for over 35 years, as a teacher, principal, district school administrator and adjunct professor. In addition, she has provided management and leadership training to organizations across the country, as well as, in Korea and Japan. Read her bio
Ed McDowell
Ed has been the executive director of Warm Beach Christian Camps and Conference Center, Stanwood, Wash., since 1995. Warm Beach serves more than 90,000 guests per year. Previous to 1995, Ed served five years as dean of student development at Central College in McPherson, Kan., and three years as senior pastor of First Free Methodist Church in Denver, Colo. Read his bio
Scott Rodin
Scott has a passion for helping Christian ministry leaders take a biblical approach to leadership development, strategic planning, board development and raising kingdom resources. Over the past 30 years he has worked with hundreds of organizations in the U.S., Canada, Middle East, Great Britain, China, India, the Philippines and Australia. Read his bio
Kim Triller
Kim has been the executive director of Care Net Pregnancy & Family Services of Puget Sound, in Washington State, since 1994. Offering life-affirming assistance at seven Pregnancy Medical and Family Service Centers in Pierce and King Counties, Care Net of Puget Sound has helped well over 240,000 individuals through a variety of programs, services and referrals. Read her bio

The Trust guides nonprofit organizations through every level of their development through grants and other resources.

Sectors the Trust is committed to enriching in the Pacific Northwest:

The Trust has a wealth of knowledge and experience that can make all the difference to you and your organization.