April 5, 2021

EDB welcomes more new members to board

A big welcome to the EDB’s newest board members, elected on March 18.

“My heartfelt thanks to the Nominations Committee for their work crafting a slate of fantastic candidates,” said EDB President Bruce Kendall. Kudos to co-chairs Lisa Goodman (Benaroya Company) and Hyun Kim (City of Fife) for leading this effort, along with committee members Jackie Flowers (Tacoma Public Utilities), Bev Losey (Brown & Brown of Washington), Mary Ragsdale (CHI Franciscan, St. Anthony Hospital) and Matt Perry (Puget Sound Energy). “Everyone was engaged, thoughtful and deliberative throughout the process,” Kendall said.

Learn more about the EDB’s newest board members on their Linkedin profiles (and be sure to follow them while you’re there).

New private sector board members

New small business board members Markiss Cooper, iHaul (linkedin.com/in/markiss-a-cooper-54790628/)

New nongovernmental organization board member

New public sector board member


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