Who We Are:
We are a team of committed people who believe in the vitality and possibility that every community offers. Thriving Communities
Original Founding Team
A social entrepreneur who has started and run five successful local nonprofit organizations with strong community acceptance. Lynn is the co-inspirator for Thriving Communities. Co-owner for 36 years of an independent digital movie theater showing mainstream and independent films.
Advisor Team Includes:
Caroline Cumming – Caroline’s focus has been on producing social action media, and advocating for truly independent media that addresses the need for dramatic environmental and social change.
Barbara Dunn – Barbara is a passionate believer in the power of music move people and to create change. She has a psychotherapy and music therapy practice in Seattle. Barbara is an author, musician and recording artist, and co-leads a monthly community singing circle at Healing Circles in Langley. Her doctoral work focused on using music to help transform conflict, primarily in mediation-type settings. www.barbaradunn.com
Anne M Jess – The Doodle Biz Visual Facilitation and Graphic Recording. She has been our visual/ graphic artist from the very beginning.
Marnie Jackson – Communications Manager Whidbey Institute