Katherine Switz

Executive Director

Katherine is the Founder and Executive Director of The Stability Network. She brings business experience gained at McKinsey & Company and General Electric with a long track record in executive roles in the non-profit sector. Prior to her work in mental health, Katherine led programs across Russia, India, and Africa for major international development organizations. Katherine has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Dartmouth College. When she isn’t advocating for mental health, you can find her spending time with her six year old, Ned, doing yoga, or paddle boarding. Katherine lives with bipolar 1 disorder.

Megan Silvestri

Program Manager

Megan leads programming, network management, and communications for The Stability Network. She has a programmatic background in international development including internship experience in Uganda and Thailand. She earned her BA in International Affairs from Seattle Pacific University. When she isn't working, she can be found rollerblading, climbing a mountain, or talking about salmon. Megan lives with anxiety.

Melanie Jochheim-Atkins

Program Coordinator

Melanie manages leader recruitment and network support for The Stability Network. She studied Biology and German Language at Whitman College. A Seattle native, Melanie loves hiking, dancing, and baking anything sweet. Melanie is an advocate for people living with mental health conditions and practices cognitive behavioral strategies to manage her anxiety and insomnia.