Featured Volunteer: Shelly Moore
Featured volunteer of the week is Shelly Moore. Shelly is mother to 3 adult children and 3 grandchildren, the youngest being her Cherub angel grandson, Jayden Gilbert, who lost his battle to CDH and kidney failure due to pulmonary hypertension complications at 23 days old on March 14, 2010.
She is currently serving as the CHERUBS Oregon State Representative as well as sharing CHERUBS Hospital Angel duties with her daughter Alicia Gilbert, mother to Jayden. She also served several years on the CHERUBS Parent Advisory Board (CPAB) and several years on various committees within CHERUBS.
Shelly has a background in computer technical support and customer service and has worked primarily in the home computer user market after leaving several years employment in the health care industry. Currently she work for a non-profit organization providing educational software.
She also served as a past President of the Oregon Chapter of The Marfan Foundation for 7 years and additional years as a telephone contact. She and her husband have been married for over 25 years and they are avid Oregon Ducks and Portland Trailblazers fans.
We appreciate Shelly so much and what she has brings to CHERUBS and what she does daily to raise CDH Awareness. She is not only a source of support in OR, but all around the globe! Thank you Shelly!!!