Board of Directors

The Foundation’s Board of Directors sets the direction of the Foundation’s work. Members advise the Foundation on technical, legal, financial and fundraising activities and are responsible for approving major expenditures, reviewing progress, and monitoring finances.


  • Marianne Doberstyn: A certified Montessori teacher, former owner/director of the Montessori School of Washington, DC. American.

Board Members

  • Anchalee Singhanetra-Renard:  A retired professor of Geography from Chiang Mai University, specializing in migration and indigenous people in Thailand and Burma. Thai. 
  • Wilawan Senaratana: Formerly Dean, Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University
  • Sansanee Rajchagool: Dentist, oral public health specialist, mother of an adult child with Down's Syndrome