Ambassadors & Advisory Board

Ambassadors & Advisory Board

Selected Ambassadors and Advisors serve as critical community champions of Threshold Group. Each accomplished individual share their gifts in service by providing the Threshold Group with professional expertise, diverse knowledge and perspective, connections to local, regional, or national resources, and introductions to colleagues or peers.


Gun Denhart 

Professional Portfolio 
  • Co-Founder, Hanna Andersson Children’s Clothing Line
  • Founder, Hanna Andersson Children’s Foundation
Affiliations and Education
  • Board Member and Chair Emeritus, Ecotrust
  • Board Member, MercyCorps
  • Past Board Member, Threshold Group
  • Charter Member and past Board Member, Business for Social Responsibility Education and Affiliations 
  • Chair Emeritus, Oregon Business Association
  • Chair Emeritus, Stand for Children 
  • Civilekonom (Equivalent of MBA Degree), University of Lund, Sweden

Tony Audino

Professional Portfolio
  • Founder & CEO, Conenza
  • Co-Founder, Voyager Capital (1996 – 2006)
  • Microsoft Corporation (1987 – 1994)
Affiliations and Education
  • Chairman, Fulcrum Foundation
  • Founder, Microsoft Alumni Network
  • Co-Founder, Microsoft Alumni Foundation
  • Past Board Member, Threshold Group
  • BS Degree and BA Degree, Creighton University

John O’Neil

Professional Portfolio
  • President, The Center for Leadership Renewal
  • Former Vice President, Mills College
  • Former President, California School of Professional Psychology
  • Former Systems Development Manager, AT&T Wireless
Affiliations and Education
  • Chair Emeritus, Russell 20-20
  • Past Board Member, Threshold Group
  • Past Board Member, Conenza
  • Past Board Member, Noyce Foundation
  • Past Board Member, Qube Learning
  • Past Board Member, Tides Foundation

John Emrick

Professional Portfolio
  • Past President and Owner, Norm Thompson
  • Founding Board Member, INMAC 
Affiliations and Education
  • Marketing BA , University of Portland
  • Trustee, Meyer Memorial Trust
  • Trustee, Randall Trust
  • Board of Regents Emeritus, University of Portland
  • Past Chair, Young Presidents Organization
  • Past Chair, Pacific Crest Outward Bound
  • Founding Chair, Illahee Environmental Lecture Series
  • Past Board Member, Threshold Group
  • Past Board Member, Oregon State Parks
  • Past Board Member, Opal Creek Ancient Forest
Together. We support the goals, issues, and communities our clients care about most.


David Stienes

Professional Portfolio
  • Partner, LLR Partners
Affiliations and Education
  • Board Member, Agility Recovery Solutions
  • Board Member, Cigital Inc.
  • Board Member, iJet International
  • Board Member, Vanderbilt Industries
  • BBA Degree, James Madison University

Homer Robinson

Professional Portfolio
  • President & CEO, Kaiserman Company Inc. 
Affiliations and Education
  • Founder and Past Board President, Youth Rights Media, Inc
  • Past Board Member, New Mexico Green Building Council
  • Board Member, The Bodhi Foundation
  • Member, Delaware Valley Green Building Council
  • Member, Philadelphia Sustainable Business Network
  • Member, Urban Land Institution
  • Member, Young Presidents Organization
  • BA Degree, Amherst College
  • JD Degree., Yale Law School

Ellen Thompson

Professional Portfolio
  • Founder, Results Repeat, LLC
Affiliations and Education
  • Due Diligence, Ben Franklin Technology Partners
  • Mentor, Selection Committee, Digital Health Accelerator
  • Former Member, Pennsylvania Apartment Association
  • Founder, 4 Walls, Inc.
  • Former Mentor, Dreamit Ventures
  • Former Mentor, Canadian Tech Accelerator
  • BS Degree, Economics, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
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