About Us

Board of Trustees

Paula Reynolds

Ms. Paula Reynolds

Board Chair

President and CEO
PreferWest LLC

James Sinegal

Mr. James Sinegal

Vice Chair

Co-Founder and Director
Costco Wholesale

Douglas Walker

Mr. Douglas Walker

Immediate Past Chair

Founder and former CEO and Chairman
Walker, Richer & Quinn (“WRQ”)

Richard Anderson

Mr. Richard Anderson


Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Washington Real Estate Holdings

Norman Metcalfe

Mr. Norman Metcalfe


The Ryland Group

Mr. James Albaugh

Former President and Chief Executive Officer
Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Holly Dillon

Ms. Holly Dillon


Karl Ege

Mr. Karl Ege

Senior Counsel
Perkins Coie


Theresa Gillespie

Ms. Theresa Gillespie

Managing Director
Trilogy Partnership

Stephen Graham

Mr. Stephen Graham

Fenwick & West LLP

Chris Gregoire

Ms. Chris Gregoire

Former Washington Governor

Mr. Ronald S. Howell

CEO Washington Research Foundation

Henry James

Mr. Henry James

Convergent Investors

Mr. Richard Koffey

Former Managing Director
Babcock & Brown

Richard McCune

Mr. Richard McCune

Former Audit Partner

Matthew McIlwain

Mr. Matthew McIlwain

Managing Director
Madrona Venture Group

Peter Neupert

Mr. Peter Neupert

Operating Partner
Health Evolution Partners

Charles Nolan

Dr. Charles Nolan

Clinical Professor of Medicine and Public Health
University of Washington

Ms. Kathy Surace-Smith

Vice President, General Counsel
NanoString Technologies


Vijay Vashee

Mr. Vijay Vashee

Cronus Ventures LLC