Staff & Board Members


Michelle McLaughlin, Executive Director

Michelle joined Love INC in July of 2017. She comes from a church background where she served as a Local Missions Pastor and Missions Administrator at Beaverton Foursquare Church. As a Licensed Minister with the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel and a graduate of Life Pacific Bible College Michelle has a passion and love for people. Michelle and her family reside in the Tigard, Tualatin, Sherwood area.

Sue StephensSue Stephens, Gap Ministry Coordinator

Sue joined Love INC in the summer of 2016. She has been actively involved in our community for several years by volunteering her time to the severe weather shelter at St. Anthony Catholic Church and food pantries, Just Compassion Day Center, Dress for Success, and other organizations. She has also been a volunteer Career Coach for Love INC clients since early 2015. Sue is passionate about helping others and is excited to be a part of Love INC T, T & S. Email:

Ken CaronKen Caron, Help Center Coordinator

Ken comes to Love INC TT&S with a strong background in working with and managing volunteers in both business and the community. He has been a Youth, Associate, and Senior Pastor at churches in Idaho, Arizona, and Oregon and has been an active volunteer for over nine years with various organizations in the Tigard, Tualatin & Sherwood area. Ken is currently a professor at Grand Canyon University where he leads online courses in spiritual formation and youth ministry. He attends Horizon Community Church in Tualatin where he is actively involved in writing curriculum for their small group studies. Ken is excited to be part of the team at Love INC where he can be involved locally and make a difference in the lives of those in need in our community. Email:

Board of Directors

Virgil Michael

Virgil has been pastor of Christ Community Church, Tualatin, since 1990. He continues to serve as chair of the board of Love INC, and is also on the LifeLine Board ministering to inmates. Virgil is a part-time as a MarketPlace chaplain at 5 area businesses. Virgil enjoys his children and grandchildren and playing his sax at various events.

Kylie Grunow

A graduate of the University of Portland, Kylie is a Government Relations & Public Policy Consultant. We are pleased that Kylie has chosen to share her experience in strategic planning, public policy and resource development as a member of our Board of Directors. While growing up Kylie’s Christian faith was profoundly influenced by her grandfather, who’s love of God was expressed every day in how he treated others and the choices he made to put others before himself. Kylie, her husband Tim and their three daughters live in Sherwood and attend Pilgrim Lutheran Church.

Jane_RunionJane Runion

Jane Marie joined the Love INC board in March 2014 as treasurer. She has worked in the banking industry for most of her career. She resides in Tualatin with her husband and four cats. They attend Countryside Community Church in Sherwood. She is a volunteer at the Tualatin Library. She enjoys reading and hiking.

Margaret_MasonMargaret Mason

One of our dedicated, and long-term volunteers, we are so happy that Margaret decided to join our board. She currently attends Grace Point Community Church.

Kathy Everette

Kathy Everette is a volunteer at Love INC and a Board member. She enjoys working with clients when they contact Love INC. Listening is a skill Kathy developed during her 22 year career as a real estate broker and brokerage owner. Skills improved with her education and certification in Pastoral Care and Human Studies from Marylhurst University. A member of Countryside Community Church, Kathy’s other passion is her family, grandchildren and new puppy.

Brad Hayes

Brad comes to Love INC with a background in the legal and financial industries. He was an attorney but is now retired and serves as a financial advisor at Edward Jones. He currently attends Countryside Community Church.