BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MEET THE BOARD

 

2017 Board Photo

 

Woodland Park Zoo President and CEO

Alejandro Grajal 

 

Jeff Leppo, Chair
Senior Counsel
Stoel Rives LLP

Jill Walker, Treasurer
VP Controller
Starbucks Coffee Company

Jesús Aguirre
President
Tower Steel Services Inc

Laurie Stewart,
President & CEO
Sound Community Bank

Ryan Bayne
Partner
Ceis Bayne East Strategic

Kristi Branch
Community Volunteer

Dino De Vita
Senior Vice President
Northern Trust

Shawn Englund
President
Footmarks Inc.

Irwin Goverman
Community Volunteer

Mike Hanlon
President & CEO
Abett

Matt Hill
Managing Director
Union Bank

Jeanne Kohl-Welles
King County Councilmember
District 4

Katie Matison
Shareholder
Lane Powell PC

Larry Phillips
Community Volunteer

Rob Short
Community Volunteer

Bryan Slinker, DVM
Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Washington State University

Ethan Stowell
Chef, Owner

Kathryn Williams
Community Volunteer

Amy Alcala
Director of Global Internal Communications for Operations
Amazon

Anders Brown
President
Valence Group Inc.

Bart Ricketts
CEO
Lease Crutcher Lewis

Matt Rosauer, Vice Chair
Principal, 
Pine Street Group L.L.C.

Margie Wetherald, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Linda Allen
The Alleniana Foundation

Marianne Bichsel
Vice President External Affairs
Comcast

Jim Burgett
President
Callison's, Inc.

Kenneth W. Eakes
Assistant Vice President, Manufacturing
Costco Wholesale Corp

Lisa J. Graumlich, Ph.D.
Dean, College of the Environment
University of Washington

Holly Hirai
Community Volunteer

Deb Horvath
Community Volunteer

Ben Magnano
General Partner
Frazier Healthcare Partners

Leigh McMillan
Vice President
Consumer Whitepages

Kevin Schofield
Freelance writer and business consultant

Diane Shrewsbury
Community Volunteer

Sandy Stelling
Managing Director, Customer Research & Dev.
Alaska Airlines

Stephanie True
Community Volunteer

Susie Wyckoff
Ants-At-A-Picnic

Evan Wyman
Broker & Founding Member
Avenue Properties

Kim Sambrook
Community Volunteer

Pallavi Wahi
Administrative Partner
K&L Gates LLP

Christopher Williams – ex officio
Interim Superintendent
City of Seattle, Parks & Recreation Department

Warren Brown
President
North Seattle College

MEETING DATES

 

VIEW THE PUBLIC AGENDA

 

Tuesday, January 23, Thompson Hotel

Tuesday, March 20

Tuesday, May 22

Tuesday, June 19

Tuesday, September 18

Tuesday, December 11

All meetings are 4:00 - 6:30 p.m. and held in the Center for Wildlife Conservation (CWC) unless otherwise noted.

CONTACT

 

For all Board of Director contact or questions, please call 206.548.2500 or email zooinfo@zoo.org.

Public comments are welcome at the board meetings. Please sign up for limited spaces by 3:55 p.m. on the day of the meeting.