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Employee Giving Program Committee

Employee Giving Program Committee

About the Employee Giving Program

The King County Employee Giving Program (EGP) is a "One King County" program reaching all employees in every corner of the county—from Assessor to Public Defender. The EGP Committee represents a broad and diverse cross section of our employee population.

The Committee provides direction and guidance of our amazing two time national award-winning program. From policy research and development to our Annual Giving Drive, the committee touches on all five of the program’s lines of business:

  1. Administration
  2. Community Partnerships
  3. Employee Engagement and Development
  4. Policy, Research and Development
  5. Workplace Giving

About the Committee

  • The commitment involves one 2 hour meeting a month plus topic area work.
  • The purposes of the Committee are prescribed in K.C.C. 3.36.030.
  • Committee Members are interviewed and recommend by the EGP Committee, appointed by the Executive, and confirmed by the King County Council.
  • Members serve 2-year terms.
  • We are committed to diversity and encourage employees of all backgrounds to apply.

If you are interested in strategic planning and implementation, performance measurement, working with employees all across King County, and making a difference, this could be the place for you! Learn more and apply now.

Interested in being part of the Committee?
Read the full job description here. Complete a committee application and submit it to the Employee Giving Program Administrator. Applications of employees matching the needs of the committee will be invited for an interview. Final candidates will be reviewed by the Executive and forwarded as nominations to the County Council for appointment.

Committee Members

Beth Freeman
Committee Chair

Department of Judicial Administration

Yanna Filippidis
Committee Chair-Elect

District Court

Lynda Kamrath
Vice Chair 

Sheriff's Office

Brittany Sweet
Department of Public Defense


Junelle Kroontje
Program Manager

Employee Giving Program

Kellie Parker
Metro Transit

​Ashley Byrd

King County Information Technology

Martine Kaiser

King County Executive Office

Topic Areas

This group is responsible for working with other Committee members and volunteers to lead the efforts for specific events throughout the year such as Nonprofit Expos and the Celebration. They identify and implement Annual Giving Drive specific plans including the theme, co-chairs, plan, timelines, etc.
This group is responsible for leading Committee recruitment efforts, including formation and revision of a recruitment plan and conducting interviews. In addition, the subcommittee identifies potential volunteer opportunities, such as at the Expo or other events throughout the year, they assist with volunteer development for the Annual Giving Drive, plan the annual retreat and identify Committee development options and the strategic planning.
This group is responsible for conducting annual eligibility reviews, recommending ways to engage nonprofits and identify ways to meet their needs while streamlining and reducing administrative impact.
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