Board Member Bio

Pam Schanel, Board Member

Pam is passionate about developing the potential of women and promoting voluntarism in her community.

An active member of JLPB for 14 years, she has served as the League’s 2013-2014 President, President-Elect, Secretary, Vice-President of Membership, and Chair of Transfers, Placement, and Mentoring Committees. Pam was part of the 4-person JLPB bylaws ad hoc committee that reviewed our bylaws in 2012-2013. As President, Pam was particularly proud of our members’ accomplishments, which included successfully navigating our first year operating under a split governance and management structure, implementing significant bylaw revisions, approving an investment and endowment policy, and approving a new focus area of foster care.

She currently serves as President of the Board of Directors for Support Like This!, a 501c3 nonprofit organization supporting girls’ participation in competitive gymnastics.

Pam works from her home in Florida as an environmental consultant for a Washington, DC based consulting firm where she focuses on environmental analyses for transportation projects including aviation, aerospace, and rail.

Pam graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Environmental Public Policy Analysis.