Past Board Members

2014 Board

PRESIDENT

Angi Davis: Vice President, Property Management & Leasing- Nitze Stagen & Co.

VICE PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

SECRETARY

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

TREASURER

Bert Cehovet: Vice President, Finance- Washington Chain & Supply

BOARD MEMBERS

Eric Jensen: Vice President, Corporate Facilities- Starbucks Coffee Company

William Low: Senior VP Real Estate- Gull Industries, Inc.

Sally del Fierro: Senior Manager, Community Engagement- Port of Seattle

David Huchthausen: President- Somerset Properties, Inc.

Don Ayres: Senior Vice President- American Life, Inc.

Andre Lucero: President- Western Neon

 

2015 Board

PRESIDENT

Angi Davis: Vice President, Property Management & Leasing- Nitze Stagen & Co.

VICE PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

SECRETARY

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

TREASURER

Bert Cehovet: Vice President, Finance- Washington Chain & Supply

BOARD MEMBERS

Eric Jensen: Vice President, Corporate Facilities- Starbucks Coffee Company

William Low: Senior VP Real Estate- Gull Industries, Inc.

Sally del Fierro: Senior Manager, Community Engagement- Port of Seattle

David Huchthausen: President- Somerset Properties, Inc.

Don Ayres: Senior Vice President- American Life, Inc.

Andre Lucero: President- Western Neon

 

2016 Board

CO-PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

CO-PRESIDENT

Angi Davis: Vice President, Property Management & Leasing- Nitze Stagen & Co.

SECRETARY

Bert Cehovet: Treasurer- Washington Chain and Supply

TREASURER

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

BOARD MEMBERS

David Huchthausen: President- Somerset Properties

Sally del Fierro: Director, Community Engagement- Port of Seattle

Andre Lucero: President- Western Neon

Darrell Sanders: Property Manager- American Life, Inc.

Michael Scruggs: Founding Member- Schlemlein, Goetz, Fick & Scruggs, PLLC.

William Low: Senior VP of Real Estate- Gull Industries

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing- Gull Industries

2017 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Kelly Cudworth: President- NuLeaf Office Solutions

SECRETARY

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

TREASURER

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance- Buffalo Industries

BOARD MEMBERS

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Andre Lucero: President- Western Neon

Darrell Sanders: Property Manager, American Life Inc

Michael Scruggs: Founding Member, Sclemlein Fick & Scruggs LLC

Regina Menssen: Property Manager, Prologis

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

 

2018 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

TJ Lunardi: Director of Intelligence, Starbucks

SECRETARY

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

TREASURER

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance- Buffalo Industries

BOARD MEMBERS

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Tavia Kachel: Director of Development, Evergreen Treatment Services

Regina Menssen: Property Manager, Prologis

Darrell Sanders: Property Manager, American Life Inc

Michael Scruggs: Founding Member, Sclemlein Fick & Scruggs LLC

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

 

2019 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance, Buffalo Industries

SECRETARY

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

TREASURER

Robin Howard: Manager, Alcohol Compliance, Starbucks Coffee Company

BOARD MEMBERS

Darrell Sanders: Property Manager, American Life Inc

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Regina Menssen: Property Manager, Prologis

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Tavia Kachel: Director of Development, Evergreen Treatment Services

Darby Ducomb: Land Practice Lead, Schlemlein, Fick & Scruggs, PLLC.

Kima Yandell: President- Katwall, Inc

 

2020 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance, Buffalo Industries

SECRETARY

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

TREASURER

Robin Howard: Manager, Alcohol Compliance, Starbucks Coffee Company

BOARD MEMBERS

Tavia Kachel: Director of Development, Evergreen Treatment Services

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

Lisa Nitze: Director of Marketing, Community & Investor Relations, Nitze-Stagen

Megan LaRiviere Davis: Co-Founder, ThirdLeaf NW

Regina Menssen: Property Manager, Prologis

 

2021 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance, Buffalo Industries

SECRETARY

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

TREASURER

Robin Howard: Manager, Alcohol Compliance, Starbucks Coffee Company

BOARD MEMBERS

Dan Byrne: Manager, Dakota Street LLC

Ken Clark: Director Facilities, American Life Inc.

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Tavia Kachel: Director of Development, Evergreen Treatment Services

Mark Miller: President & CEO, MacMillan-Piper

Lisa Nitze: Director of Marketing, Community & Investor Relations, Nitze-Stagen

Juan Rodriguez: Director, Ballpark Operations, Seattle Mariners

Garth Schlemlein: Founding Member, Schlemlein Fick & Franklin

 

2022 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance, Buffalo Industries

SECRETARY

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

TREASURER

Robin Howard: Manager, Alcohol Compliance, Starbucks Coffee Company

BOARD MEMBERS

Dan Byrne: Manager, Dakota Street LLC

Ken Clark: Director Facilities, American Life Inc.

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Tavia Kachel: Director of Development, Evergreen Treatment Services

Mark Miller: President & CEO, MacMillan-Piper

Lisa Nitze: Director of Marketing, Community & Investor Relations, Nitze-Stagen

Juan Rodriguez: Director, Ballpark Operations, Seattle Mariners

Garth Schlemlein: Founding Member, Schlemlein Fick & Franklin

Jen Osborn: Owner, Paratex Pest Prevention

 

2023 Board

PRESIDENT

Todd Biesold: Chief Financial Officer- Merlino Foods

VICE PRESIDENT

Wil Lavaris: Director of Finance, Buffalo Industries

SECRETARY

Chad Zinda: Founder and Broker, Metropolist

TREASURER

Robin Howard: Manager, Alcohol Compliance, Starbucks Coffee Company

BOARD MEMBERS

Dan Byrne: Manager, Dakota Street LLC

Ken Clark: Director Facilities, American Life Inc.

Alex Cooley: Cofounder, Solstice

Sally del Fierro: Director of Community Engagement, Port of Seattle

Andy Gregory: Sr. Program Manager Maritime Industrial Engagement, Port of Seattle

Effie Gleason: Vice President of Marketing, Gull Industries

Christine Beeman: Senior Clinic Manager, Evergreen Treatment Services

Mark Miller: President & CEO, MacMillan-Piper

Lisa Nitze: Director of Marketing, Community & Investor Relations, Nitze-Stagen

Juan Rodriguez: Director, Ballpark Operations, Seattle Mariners

Garth Schlemlein: Founding Member, Schlemlein Fick & Franklin

Jen Osborn: Owner, Paratex Pest Prevention

Joe Sievers: Vice President, H.O. Seiffert

 

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