Our Team

Leah Hays

Agency Director

Leah has a BS in Health Sciences and a Minors degree in Psychology. Prior to becoming The Opportunity Club’s Director, Leah worked as a Direct Support Professional for another local agency, and as an Early Learning Center’s Director. Leah is passionate about supporting and assisting our clients and staff to live their best lives possible. Some of Leah’s hobbies include photography, reading, yoga, and art. This agency has been a dream come true, and Leah is thankful for the support of her wife, daughter, friends, and companionship of her three dogs, cat, fish, and gecko.

Shane Eschman

Direct Support Professional

Shane joined The Opportunity Club with 8 years of experience as a stay at home dad and 15 years of experience as a “granite and marble guy.” Shane’s mission is to give back to his community, and recently graduated with a BA in Psychology and Addictions. Hiking, volleyball, and camping are some of Shane’s favorite things. And a cool fact- he’s a grandpa!

Sarah Field

Direct Support Professional

Sarah has a passion for helping others and has been doing so for years. Much of Sarah’s time has been spent with horses where she volunteered for years and fell in love with equine therapy. Sarah’s time working as a substitute teacher for a local school district concreted Sarah’s ability to inspire others. Some of Sarah’s favorite activities are spending time with her husband and kids, and photographing nature and family.

Jaime Fernandez

Job Coach & Direct Support Professional

Jaime has a BA in Spanish Studies and Social Work from Portland State University. Prior to The Opportunity Club Jaime was a manager at O’Reilly Auto Parts. Jaime is passionate about sports, and feels being a mentor is a rewarding career.

Colby Kinkade

Direct Support Professional

Colby has a BS in Business with a Minor in Economics. Before joining The Opportunity Club Colby previously worked as a Behavior Technician, a Job Coach and a Direct Support Professional. Some of Colby’s hobbies include hiking, yoga, video games, spending time with friends/family and enjoying the company of his two destructive ungrateful cats.

Alina Bowers

Direct Support Professional

Alina joined The Opportunity Club after working in childcare for many years. She finished her BA degree with a Human Development major with the intent to broaden her horizons and understand how to help others professionally.  Alina knew that she enjoyed being a positive influence in others’ lives, and feels lucky to have found The Opportunity Club where she works in a person centered career. She enjoys supporting others while learning more about those she works with and the society we live in. Alina believes deeply in upholding equal rights for all, and loves empowering others to achieve their goals. She enjoys helping others to live the life they love, and finds meaning alongside peace of mind with this career. 

Ravyn Sperl

Job Coach & Direct Support Professional

Ravyn is an amazing advocate because she loves learning from others and supporting individuals in taking the next step to love and take care of themselves. She considers herself a bubbly, caring, respectful person, and her hobbies include running, reading, and writing. Ravyn’s background in the military and with occupations that involved manual labor have contributed to her resiliency and continual pursuit of becoming the best version of herself.

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