HERO House NW Staff
Chief Executive Officer
Kailey Fiedler-Gohlke, MA, CRC is the Chief Executive Officer of HERO House NW. Ms. Gohlke has been with the organization since 2012. She has a Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, is currently working on her Doctorate in Organizational Development and is a faculty member of Clubhouse International, traveling throughout the United States to review Clubhouses to determine their accreditation status. Ms Gohlke currently resides in Seattle with her husband.
Chief Program Officer
Michael has been working at the organization since 2016. He has a Masters and an undergraduate degree in Psychology. Recently, Michael joined the faculty of Clubhouse International and became a Community Partner Work Incentives Counselor to assist our membership in navigating various public benefits. Michael currently resides in Covington with his wife and their two children.
Director of Community Partnerships
Isabelle has been working at the Clubhouse since March of 2014. She has a Masters and an undergraduate Degree in Business Administration and is a certified benefit planner. She is passionate about working with individuals who are living with mental illness.
Mary is the accountant for HERO House NW. She has been with the organization since 2013. Mary is passionate about the Clubhouse model and working to educate our members in all aspects of Financial Literacy.
Director of Development
Peter Anderson brings to HERO House NW a wealth of wisdom through 22 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising and corporate partnerships. He is passionate about creating sustainable models for fund development that in turn will provide ongoing access to welcoming communities for those with mental illness.
Bellevue Clubhouse Staff
Olga started her Clubhouse journey at Vincent House ( Pinellas Park, FL ) after receiving her BS in Psychology from WSU. She has been working for the Clubhouse since March of 2006. Olga loves the clubhouse model and can’t imagine a more wonderful place to be a part of!
Sarah Tiffany has a Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling from Western Washington University and a passion for helping people find work that fuels their soul. She has worked for Bellevue Clubhouse since January of 2019 and she thinks it is uniquely suited to provide exceptional support in mental health recovery. Sarah lives in Snohomish County with her husband and three rescue dogs.
Clubhouse Rehabilitation Assocaiate
Keenan began working at the clubhouse in 2020.
Clubhouse Rehabiliation Associate
Gurveen began working at the clubhouse in 2020.
Seattle Clubhouse Staff
Gretchen’s nickname at Seattle Clubhouse is “Soul Momma.” She lives and breathes calm transformation through nurturing side by side work in the Clubhouse. With a rare mix of strong character, while putting people at ease with unconditional positive regard, Gretchen is the perfect fit for Program Director at Seattle Clubhouse. Gretchen is also known for her good taste and appreciation for the little things that make our Clubhouse beautiful.
Clubhouse Rehabilitation Associate
Nik was born and raised in Honolulu, HI. He’s earned a BA in Psychology from the University of Hawaii. He volunteered at Diamond Head Clubhouse in Hawaii and conducted poster presentations on research on Clubhouses in Hawaii. He’s a huge ‘Office’ fan.
Everett Clubhouse Staff
Soozee McNamara has more than 15 years experience in the Clubhouse Model. She is a member of Clubhouse International Faculty, and before being hired as the program director for Everett Clubhouse, she has worked as a generalist for the Evergreen Club in Spokane; as a program director for HERO House (now Bellevue Clubhouse); and most recently as a program development consultant for California Clubhouse. She has a bachelor’s degree in clinical psychology from Eastern Washington University and a master’s degree in teaching from Gonzaga University. Her unbridled enthusiasm for the model includes a strong desire to continue learning about Clubhouse, and to teach others the value of having an accredited Clubhouse in every community.
Clubhouse Rehabilitation Associate
Abenie Adams is working at Everett Clubhouse as a Generalist. She went to school at the University of Northern Colorado and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Psychology with an emphasis in Behavioral Science. She recently moved from Greeley, CO and worked at Frontier Clubhouse as an Employment Specialist/Generalist. She loves being a part of the Clubhouse community where relationships matter, teamwork is encouraged, and strength based skills are a must. Abenie loves spending time with her friends/family, hiking, photography, tea and food. She also won’t turn down any opportunity to pet a friendly cat.