Meet the Team

Ashlee Tate

Founder and CEO

Ashlee Tate's philosophy of “leading by giving” has been the catalyst for numerous projects she has developed, one of which is the nonprofit Launchpad 4 Kids, Inc.

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Summer Ryan

Chairman of the Board

Summer Ryan is an attorney working for the Shasta County Superior Court.

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Anne Peterson

Secretary

Anne Kennedy Peterson was born in Oakland and raised in Redding, where she graduated from Shasta High School; she earned a B.A. in French from the University of California at Berkeley and later a M. A. in Speech […]

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Tim Rayl

Director

Tim Rayl was raised in Palo Cedro, CA. Upon graduating from Foothill High School in 1995, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from University of the Pacific’s Eberhardt School of Business.

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Pamela Ikuta

Director

Dr. Pamela K. Ikuta graduated from the Western Univ of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in 1999.

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Sunny Snell

Intern

A senior at Shasta High School, focuses on Social Media in her internship with LaunchMe/Launchpad. Sunny is interested in a wide variety of subjects, and this is reflected in her choice of extracurriculars. She is […]

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