SSC Leadership

Executive Committee

CHAIR

Brian Stading
President West Region, CenturyLink

VICE CHAIR

Carl Gardner
Vice President/Market Manager, Bonneville Seattle Radio

SECRETARY/TREASURER

Karen Thomas
Principal Managing Director, Gensler

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

Pam Pearson
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Q13 FOX/JOEtv, Tribune Media

EX OFFICIO

Greg Root
President, superGraphics division of GM Nameplate

Richard L. Anderson
President & CEO, Seafair

Robert Bass
President, Washington AT&T Services, Inc.

Cathy Cooper
Senior Vice President, Retail Client Experience Executive, Washington Federal

William Hogan
Assistant VP for Athletics Advancement, Seattle University

Mike Medeiros
Vice President, Delta Air Lines

Chuck Nelson
President & CEO, Washington Athletic Club

Tom Norwalk
President & CEO, Visit Seattle

Alicia Reinhard
Director of Sales, MTRWestern

Jason Rose
Vice President, PNW/BC and Alaska, Waste Management

Shannon Vetto
SV Consulting

Board of Directors

*Executive Committee

STEVE ADAMS
Manager, Westfield Mall Retail Leasing

Richard L. Anderson
President & CEO, Seafair

Chuck Arnold
COO, Seattle Seahawks

Dave Aust
Partnership Development, Vulcan Inc.

Bob Aylward
Executive Vice President of Business Operations, Seattle Mariners

Amy Banovich
Partner, KPMG

Phillip Banta
Vice President, Robert W. Baird & Co.

Robert Bass*
President, AT&T Services, Inc.

Gary Beem
Owner, Northwest Commercial Mortgage Company

Mike Belcher
Vice President, Sponsorships, Promotions & Events, T-Mobile

CRAIG BERMAN
Vice President, Global Communications, Amazon.com

Gary Brosius
Director, Client Development, Ticketmaster

Timothy Brown
Senior Vice President, Regional Manager, Wells Fargo

Drew Bruno
Vice President Northwest Region, Comcast Spotlight

Ron Bundy
CEO, Benchmarks North America, FTSE Russell

Brett Campbell
Co-founder, Nintex Group

JOE CHARD
VP of Corporate Business and Community Relations, Seattle Mariners

Nancy Cho
President & CEO, Oki Golf

Mike Colbrese
Executive Director, Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA)

Cathy Cooper*
Senior Vice President, Retail Client Experience Executive, Washington Federal

Jay Cooper
Senior Vice President and Managing Director, AEG Facilities

Darlene Corkrum
Senior VP, Chief Marketing Officer, Virginia Mason Medical Center

JOHN CREIGHTON
Port of Seattle Commissioner

Patrick Crumb
President, DIRECTV Sports Networks & (ROOT SPORTS)

Grant Degginger
Shareholder, Lane Powell PC

MICHELLE DELANCY
Tournament Director, Boeing Classic

Chris Dobbelaere
Principal, Bradson Consulting

Bob Donegan
President, Ivar’s, Inc.

CDR Thavee Douangaphaivong
United States Navy

Murray L. Dow II
President, The Dow Hotel Company

Kristi Ellefson
Marketing & Public Relations Manager, Delta Dental

Godfrey Evans
Executive VP & General Counsel, HomeStreet Bank

Bob Flowers
Partner, GCG LLC

Carl Gardner*
Vice President/Market Manager, Bonneville Seattle Radio

Robert Giles
Managing Partner Emeritus, Perkins Cole

Kent Haehl
Market President, iHeartMedia

Chuck Haigh
Director of Project Development, Mortenson Construction

Tiffany Hart
Area Sales Leader, Marriott International

Bradley Hoff
Attorney, Foster Pepper PLLC

William Hogan*
Assistant VP for Athletics Advancement, Seattle University

Jack Hutchison
Vice President & Market Manager, Entercom

Yogi Hutsen
President, Coastal Hotel Group

SHAWN JACKSON
Vice President, Regional General Manager, Urban Renaissance Group LLC

Elisabeth James
Chief Operating Officer, Downtown Seattle Association

Tim Johnson
Director, Community & Economic Development, City of Federal Way

Michael Keller
Vice President, Keller Supply Company

Katherine Kertzman
President and CEO, Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority

Beth Knox
2018 Special Olympics USA Games Seattle

Mitch Koch*
CFO, Space Needle

JIM LAMBRIGHT

Rob Lampman
Founding and Managing Partner, Eiger Marketing

JERRY LEE
Board Chairman, Mulvanny Architecture

Dave Lenox
President and CEO, Special Olympics Washington

CHIP LYDUM
Associate Director of Athletics, Capital Projects and Operations,University of Washington

Mike Marlow
Deputy Director of Athletics, Washington State University

Melanie Mathison
Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager, Bank of the West

Rick May
President, Vision Media Group, Inc.

RYAN MCCALLEN
Director of Marketing and Business Development, Jackson Dean Construction

Gary McGill
Senior Development Advisor, Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation

Mike Medeiros*
Vice President, Delta Air Lines

Cooper Mills
Director of Operations, El Gaucho Hospitality

Joli Mosier
Principal, MosierMcCann

Paul Murphy
Director, Event Marketing and Sales West, Feld Entertainment

Patrick “Pat” Needham
Customer Relations, Commercial Airplanes, The Boeing Company

Rene Neidhart
General Manager, Renaissance Seattle Hotel

Chuck Nelson*
President & CEO, Washington Athletic Club

Kirk Nelson*
President & CEO, AAA Washington

John Nemeth
Director, Wireless and Mobile Electronics, Amazon.com

Tom Norwalk*
President & CEO, Visit Seattle

SARA OSBORNE
Director, Public & Government Affairs, Safeway

Frank Palino
Local Sales Manager, KING 5 Media Group

MELANI PATTERSON
General Manager, SHARP

Pam Pearson*
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Q13 FOX/JOEtv, Tribune Media

Eric Pettigrew
Director of Community & Business Relations, Regence BlueShield

Aaron Pugh
Regional Sales Manager, United Airlines

Alicia Reinhard*
Director of Sales, MTRWestern

Greg Root*
President, superGraphics division of GM Nameplate

Jason Rose*
Vice President, PNW/BC and Alaska, Waste Management

LEE ROSSINI

Dan Sheridan
Senior Vice President, General Manager North America, Brooks Sports Inc.

Pete Shimer
Chief Financial Offiicer, Deloitte

BOB SNYDER
Field Marketing Manager | Seattle/AK, Red Bull North America

Ann Sobil
General Sales Manager, KIRO TV

Kelly Stackpole
NWG President, QBSI-Xerox

Brian Stading*
President West Region, CenturyLink

Karen Thomas*
Principal Managing Director, Gensler

JACK THOMPSON
Cherry Creek Mortgage

Mikal Thomsen
Managing Director, Trilogy Partnership

Jennifer Tice
Managing Director for Corporate Marketing & Communications, Russell Investments

Markus Treppenhauer
General Manager, The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Tom Turnure
Senior Vice President, Servco Pacific Insurance

Alisha Valavanis
President & General Manager, Seattle Storm

Matt Van Der Peet
Complex General Manager, The Westin Bellevue & W Bellevue

Shannon Vetto*
SV Consulting

Jonathan Webster
Vice President & General Manager, Pacific Northwest Operations, Coca-Cola

Daniel Whitney
Director of Executive Recruiting & Central Sourcing, Starbucks Coffee Company

DAVID WILLIS
COO, Seafair and Seafair Foundation

Chris Witherspoon
Principal & Managing Director, DNA Seattle

Tom Wolf
General Manager, Hyatt Regency Bellevue

SUNG YANG
Deputy Chief of Staff for Dow Constantine, Office of King County Executive

Past Chair Ex Officio

MITCH KOCH
Chief Financial Officer, Space Needle

ELISABETH JAMES
Task Force General Manager, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc

D. WAYNE GITTINGER

DARLENE CORKRUM
Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, Virginia Mason Medical Center

YOGI HUTSEN
President, Coastal Hotel Group

PETE SHIMER
Managing Partner, Deloitte LLP

BOB FLOWERS
Partner, GCG LLC

BOB GILES
Partner, Perkins Cole LLP

KIRK NELSON
President & CEO, AAA Washington

PATRICK PATRICK

GREG ROOT
President, SuperGraphics/GM Nameplate

PAM PEARSON
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Q13 FOX/JOEtv, Tribune Media

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