Christine Gregoire

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Christine Gregoire

Christine Gregoire is well-known throughout Washington state for her career in public service. An advocate for education, jobs and reform, through her role in the state attorney general’s office and governor’s office, Gregoire has a deep passion for the state of Washington and securing its future.

She’s a graduate of the UW, was the first woman elected to the position of attorney general in the state of Washington and served in that post for three terms before being elected governor. Since leaving office, Gregoire has stayed involved, chairing the Import-Export Bank Advisory Committee and serving as Chair of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Board.

Currently, she is the board chair of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. She also serves as CEO of Challenge Seattle. Formed by some of our region’s business leaders, Challenge Seattle is making our region more vibrant and globally competitive. 

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Dr. Christine Gregoire

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