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Sarah Johnson

Diane Randall
General Secretary
Diane Randall is the General Secretary of Friends Place on Capitol Hill and the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL).

Stephen Donahoe

Thomas Swindell
Finance and Administration

Additional Support
Programming, fundraising, communications, and administration of Friends Place is also supported by the staff of our sister organization, FCNL.

Contact Us

Contact us to start planning a program for your group. We will customize a learning experience for your Meeting, church, classroom, or youth group.



Friends Place on Capitol Hill is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization that promotes civic engagement. It is a subsidiary of the FCNL Education Fund and affiliated with Friends Committee on National Legislation, both nonpartisan nonprofit Quaker organizations. It is governed by a national board, selected and approved by the FCNL Education Fund.

Board Members

  • Mary Lou Hatcher, Clerk (Tamworth, NH)

  • Ron Ferguson, Assistant Clerk (Winchester, IN)

  • Abigail Adams, Recording Clerk (Branford, CT)

  • Steve Olshevski, Treasurer (Philadelphia, PA)

  • Anna McCormally, At Large (Washington, DC)

  • Rebecca Way Bergus (Iowa City, IA)

  • Ernie Buscemi (New York, NY)

  • Lynn Oberfield (Glen Mills, PA)

  • Doug McCown (Portland, ME)

  • Deb Hejl (Schwenksville, PA)

  • Ebby Luvaga (Ames, IA)

  • Jonathan Brown (Seattle, WA)

  • Kathy Guthrie (Washington, DC)

  • Jane Hiles (Birmingham, AL)

  • Diane Randall (Washington, DC)