Staff & Board Members


Cherree Weeks, Executive Director

Cherree Is a member of Grace Point Community Church where she is a Deaconess and serves on the Benevolent team among other Ministries within the church.  She joined Love Inc as a volunteer , then became board member.  She was voted in as Board President, and now has become the Executive Director.  She knows about computers, finances and enjoys researching.  She has one son who is away at Rochester University and does lots of crafting and home remodeling.  Her focus is to grow the organization into whatever God leads her to do.   She has volunteered at several non-profits in the local area. 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

Gerry Pruyn, Vice President

Gerry Pruyn started Love INC TTS 10 years ago as the local chapter in the area. He currently works as a professional packaging salesperson and spent 8-1/2 years as Executive Director of Jubilee Transition Homes, a faith-based house for single homeless men in Tigard and Beaverton. He is married to Joyce for the past 5 plus years and recently moved to Newberg, Oregon.

Valerie Rice, Secretary

Valerie first joined Love INC in 2013 as a volunteer then in January of 2019 she joined as a member of the Board of Directors.  Valerie has a huge heart for the homeless and hurting.  She resides in Tigard with her 20 year old daughter who is following in her footsteps at Linfield College.  She enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching her daughter perform dance at Linfield Football games during half-time.

Dave Scalley, Treasurer

Ed Demaree

Ray Lauzon

Laurna Kautzky

Ruth Erickson