Our People

The Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce is able to accomplish so much for the Seattle metropolitan region because of its hard-working staff and dedicated board of trustees.

Leadership

Board of Directors

  • Bill Akers
    Vice President and General Manager
    Premera Blue Cross
  • Sue Anderson
    Vice President-General Manager
    CenturyLink
  • Tony Armada
    CEO
    Swedish Health Services
  • Bob Bagga
    President
    BizXchange
  • Steve Banfield
    CEO
    ReachNow
  • Patrick Bannon
    President & CEO
    Bellevue Downtown Association
  • Bob Bass
    President, WA External Affairs
    AT&T
  • Marc Berejka
    Government Affairs Director
    REI
  • Eric Berlinberg
    Project Manager at Amazon Prime Air
    Amazon
  • Diana Birkett Rakow
    Vice President, External Relations
    Alaska Airlines
  • Bob Blackstone
    Partner in Charge, Seattle Office
    Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP
  • Aaron Blank
    President & CEO
    The Fearey Group
  • Shannon Boldizsar
    Government & Community Affairs
    Starbucks Coffee Company
  • Neepaporn “A” Boungjaktha
    Vice President/Interim President
    Trade Development Alliance
  • Lisa Brandenburg
  • Adriane Brown
    President
    Intellectual Ventures
  • Ron Bundy
    CEO, Russell Indexes
    Russell Investments
  • Phil Bussey
    SVP & Chief Customer Officer
    Puget Sound Energy
  • John Caldwell
    Vice President
    Delta Airlines, Inc.
  • Debra Canales
    Executive Vice President, Chief People and Experience Officer
    Providence Health
  • Amy Carlson
    Vice President, Puget Sound Area Manager
    CH2M HILL
  • Katherine Cheng
    Head of Global Corporate Citizenship
    Expedia, Inc.
  • Louise Chernin
    President & CEO
    GSBA
  • Lisa Chick
    CEO
    Alliance for Education
  • David Cho
    President
    Asian American TV
  • Ken Colling
    President Emeritus
    Seattle Goodwill
  • Greg Collins
    Principal, CEO
    Parker Smith & Feek, INC
  • Julie Collins
    Senior Director, Public Affairs
    Port of Seattle
  • Dave Conn
    Vice President of Government Relations
    T-Mobile
  • Don Corbett
    Market Territory Managing Partner
    Grant Thornton
  • Steve Crown
    Vice President & Deputy General Counsel
    Microsoft
  • Suzanne Dale Estey
    President & CEO
    Economic Development Council of Seattle & King County
  • Brian DeFoe
    Shareholder
    Lane Powell PC
  • Anthony Diblasi
    President
    Bank of America
  • Bob Donegan
    President
    Ivar's
  • Jasmine Donovan
    VP & Director of Communications
    Dick's Drive-In Restaurants
  • Mike Ensing
    CFO
    Savers Inc./Value Village
  • Kelly Evans
    Owner
    Soundview Strategies, LLC
  • Jay Fathi
    CEO and President
    Coordinated Care
  • Alan Fisco
    EVP & CFO
    The Seattle Times
  • John Fluke
    Chairman
    Fluke Capital Management
  • Curtis Fraser
    Market Manager, Middle Market Commercial Banking
    JP Morgan Chase
  • Sylvia Fuerstenberg
    Executive Director
    Auburn Youth Resources
  • Jaebadiah Gardner
    Founder & CEO
    GardnerGlobal, Inc.
  • Adriana Gil Miner
    Vice Vice President, Corporate Communications & Outreach Programs
    Tableau Software
  • Wendy Gillihan
    Founder & CEO
    Gryffin Consulting
  • Nancy Giunto
    Executive Director
    Washington Health Alliance
  • Ed Goines
    General Counsel and VP, Government Affairs
    Seattle Seahawks
  • Amy Grotefendt
    Principal
    EnviroIssues
  • Charlie Hafenbrack
    Director of Business Development
    GLY Construction
  • Cate Hardy
    CEO
    PCC Natural Markets
  • Beth Hester
    Vice President of External Affairs
    Comcast Cable
  • Jim Hill
    Vice President
    Kemper Development
  • Amy Hirotaka
    Public Policy and Community Engagement Manager
    Facebook
  • Taylor Hoang
    Owner/Chef
    Pho Cyclo
  • Randy Hodgins
    Vice President
    External Affairs, UW
  • Hanson Hosein
    President
    HRH Media
  • A-P Hurd
    President
    Touchstone
  • Dr. Gary Kaplan
    Chairman & CEO
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
  • Kelly Keller
    PNW Market Managing Partner
    PwC
  • Colleen Kerr
    Vice President for Government Relations and External Affairs, Chief Legislative Officer
    Washington State University
  • Skip Kotkins
    Chairman
    SWL Holdings, INC
  • Stewart Landefeld
    Partner
    Perkins Coie, LLP
  • Jan Levy
    Executive Director
    Leadership Tomorrow
  • Andrea Lieberman
    President & Co-Founder
    Biking Billboards
  • Mona Locke
  • Jill Mackie
    Senior Vice President of Public Affairs
    Vigor
  • Lori Mason Curran
    Real Estate Investment Strategy Director
    Vulcan Inc.
  • Dan McGrady
    Government Affairs Director
    PEMCO Insurance
  • Gordon McHenry, Jr.
    President & CEO
    Solid Ground
  • Bill McSherry
    VP, Government Operations & GCC, Commercial Airplanes
    The Boeing Company
  • Mary McWilliams
    Retired, Executive Director
    Puget Sound Health Alliance
  • Dann Mead Smith
    President & CEO
    WA Policy Center
  • Tony Mestres
    President & CEO
    The Seattle Foundation
  • Anita Mires
    Global Managing Director, Corporate Strategic Partnerships
    Adobe Systems Inc.
  • Josh Mock
    Partner/Assurance Services
    Ernst & Young
  • Jim Morehead
    Senior Vice President, Market Executive
    Bank of America
  • Sara Morris
    President & CEO
    Alliance for Education
  • Susan Mullaney
    President
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Sara Nelson
    Owner
    Fremont Brewery
  • Tom Norwalk
    President & CEO
    Visit Seattle
  • Darcy Nothnagle
    Head of External Affairs, Western Region
    Google
  • Roger Nyhus
    Founder & CEO
    Nyhus Communications
  • Ron Paananen
    Seattle Area Manager/ Vice-President
    WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Michelle Page
    VP of Finance and Administration
    Code.org
  • Eric Pettigrew
    Director of Community & Business Relations
    Regence BlueShield
  • Dwight Prevo
    Community Development Officer
    Wells Fargo
  • Tom Ranken
    President & CEO
    CleanTech Alliance Washington
  • Amelia Ransom
    Director of Talent
    Nordstrom
  • Carol Rava
    CEO
    Technology Alliance
  • Heather Redman
    VP Business Operations and General Counsel
    Indix
  • Kris Richey Curtis
    Vice President & Partner
    Kinzer Real Estate
  • Racquel Russell
    Director
    Zillow
  • Erika Schmidt
    Principal
    Sappington
  • John Schoettler
    ‎Director Global Real Estate and Facilities
    Amazon
  • DeLee Shoemaker
    Senior Director of State Government Affairs
    Microsoft
  • Alex Smith
    CEO
    Kaye-Smith
  • Joe Sprague
    SVP of Communications & External Relations
    Alaska Airlines
  • Molly Stearns
    Chief Development Officer
    Overlake Medical Center
  • Gary Strannigan
    Director of Government Relations
    Safeco Insurance
  • Erik Strom
    Director, Government & Community Relations
    Russell Investments
  • Chris Thomas
    CH2M
  • Ian Toner
    Managing Director, Strategic Research
    Verus
  • Alisha Valavanis
    President & GM
    Seattle Storm
  • Mike Vaska
    Member
    Foster Pepper PLLC
  • Austin Walsh
    Sr. State Executive Washington and Alaska
    IBM
  • Cynthia Wang
    Director, Design, Digital Engagement and Bluemine
    IBM
  • Bob Watters
    Senior Vice President
    SSA Marine, INC
  • Jonathan Webster
    VP & General Manager
    Coca-Cola Refreshments
  • Amy White
    Senior Communications Officer, Community Relations
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Tony Williams
    Partner & Chairman
    Washington 2 Advocates
  • Simon Woods
    President & CEO
    Seattle Symphony/Benaroya Hall
  • Jeffrey Wortley
    Sr. Vice President
    KeyBank
  • Howard Wright III
    Chairman
    SH Worldwide
  • David Wu
    Chief Development Officer
    PATH
  • Gary Yamamoto
    Deputy Director
    Wing Luke Museum
  • David Yuan
    Partner
    NBBJ

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