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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Here is our current board leadership team:
chair of the board
Rashelle is a member of Microsoft’s Corporate, External and Legal Affairs group and is the director of integrity & compliance learning for the Culture, Learning & Compliance team.
Gina is the current Vice President of Philanthropy for Seattle Goodwill Industries.
Shomari is currently the Director of Equity & Strategic Engagement for the Bellevue School district.
George is currently retired CPA.
BOARD CHAIR EMERITUS
Jon is currently Co-CEO & General Counsel for Ben Bridge Jewelers.
BOARD CHAIR EMERITUS
Nate is the current Vice President for Strategic Initiatives for Eli Lilly and Company.
IMMEDIATE PAST BOARD CHAIR
Leesa is the Chief of Staff for the King County Prosecuting Attorney.
Here our current 2019-2021 board roster:
George currently serves as the Director of Public Affairs and Communications for Coca Cola North America.
L. Patrice Bell
Patrice currently serves as our Seattle Urban League Young Professionals President.
The Bright group
Cindi currently serves as the President of The Bright Group.
Dr. Tony Byers
Tony is a Global Diversity & Inclusion Expert and published author.
Juan is currently the Director of Social Impact for Bloodworks. He also serves on the board of Sound Mental Health.
Dr. Sasha Rabkin
Sasha is currently the Chief Strategy Officer for Equal Opportunity Schools.
Kia C. Franklin
Kia is currently the Chief Programs Officer for Equal Opportunity Schools.
G3 & Associates
Kalila is the current Outreach Specialist for G3 & Associates.
United parcel service
Aaron is currently the Director of Maintenance & Engineering for the United Parcel Service Northwest District.
Dr. Travis McPhail
Travis is currently a Staff Software Engineer and leader of the Google Maps STK teams at Google.
Nicole is the Vice President – Community Affairs Manager WA/ID for U.S. Bank.
Kwesi "Oti" Peprah
Oti is currently a Senior Contracts and Pricing Specialist for Boeing.
Perkins Coie Law Firm
James currently serves as the Managing Partner at the Perkins Coie Law Firm, Seattle Headquarters.