Circles is supported by a passionate, dedicated group of people who believe in our mission of helping others get out poverty.
Meet Our Board
Devin is founder of GoodCrowd.school, school for changemakers. He previously served as an adjunct professor at the University of Utah and South China University of Technology.
He has helped nonprofits raise millions of dollars via crowdfunding. He hosts an annual 24-hour livestream via YouTube on #GivingTuesday, featuring more than 90 interviews with nonprofits in 2018.
Previously, Devin served as the CFO of the third largest company on the 2009 Inc. 500 list. He also founded and led an NASD-registered investment bank. After completing a degree in finance at the University of Utah, he earned an MBA from Cornell University.
Having lived on three continents and visited over 40 countries on six continents and with guests from around the world on his show, Devin brings a global perspective on purpose driven leadership to international audiences–from the UN to Nepal–empowering them to do more good and make their mark on the world. These lessons also enable them to change their personal lives and to drive positive change within their organizations. His books provide roadmaps to audiences on how to use money for good. His books have been read over 1 million times!
Today, Devin channels the idealism of his youth, volunteering whenever and wherever he can, with the loving support of his wife, Gail. Their son, Dayton, works in San Francisco. Frequently finding himself on airplanes, he is glad to be middle-seat sized.
She is married and the mother to three children. She and her husband have owned and operated several retail companies with stores in several states. She enjoys hiking, gardening, travel, volunteering and spending time with friends and family.
In addition, she has greatly enjoyed volunteering at The Road Home for the past 8 years. During that time, she has cared for children in the playroom, managed Candy Cane Corner, volunteered at the front desk and women’s desk, given many presentations to the community as a member of the speaker’s bureau and volunteered in the warehouse and the tele center during holiday broadcast. Jessica has chaired the silent auction of the Chili Affair for 6 years.
She feels strongly that the community has the responsibility to care for one another. She has found great purpose and built many wonderful relationships during her experience at The Road Home.
She is an active volunteer and has served on several boards. She held offices of Finance VP, President, and Board Advisor with the Junior League of Salt Lake City. She recently completed her term as a Board member of the University of Utah Alumni Association. She currently serves on the board of Clayton Middle School PTA, Chi Omega Fraternity-Xi Alpha Chapter House Corporation, and Salt Lake City’s JW Cotillion. She has also been actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America, where she has served as a Den Leader for many years and currently serves on her local area’s BSA Committee.
Pam earned a BS in Political Science and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Utah. She is the mother of four highly energetic young boys who provide purpose for her work. She has gained the respect of her peers, fellow service volunteers, and the clients she serves by always bringing a friendly, professional attitude to each engagement.