About Us

Board of Directors

Meet our volunteer Board of Directors

Thomas Bancroft
Ph.D. Ecology, Photographer

Todd Burley
Communications Director, Office of Housing, City of Seattle

Cathie Conolly
Environmental Consultant

Laura Cooper
Author, Environmental activist

Robert Ewing
Retired Director of Timberlands Strategic Planning, Weyerhaeuser Company

Rob Faucett
Collection Manager for Ornithology, Burke Museum

Lloyd Fetterly
Retired, National Audubon Society, Southwest Chapter Representative

Allen Gibbs
Retired United States Forest Service, Regional Chapter Representative, NW 1

Jane Hedberg
Retired Public Relations Executive, Past President Seattle Audubon Society

Alex Higgins
Attorney, Law Offices of Alex J. Higgins

Rick Jahnke
Retired Professor of Oceanography, Regional Chapter Representative, NW 2

Cathy Jaramillo
Retired Washington State Wine Commission, King County Chapters Representative

Chuck Lennox
Consultant, Owner of Cascade Interpretive Consulting LLC

Josh Lipsky
Attorney, Environmental Focus, Cascadia Law Group

Glenn Nelson
Independent Journalist

Heather Rogers
Owner, Home Realty & Real Estate Consultant

Michael Ryan, Chair
Attorney, K&L Gates LLP

Doug Santoni
Retired Executive with Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Royal Caribbean Cruises

Randy Smith
Retired Regional Director, Environmental Protection Agency; Regional Chapter Representative, King County

Heather Singh
Board Chair, Seattle Girls School; Trustee, Singh Family Foundation

Carly Summers
Environmental Attorney, Joyce Ziker Parkinson

Paul Talbert
Research Specialist, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Gregory Vamos
Vice President Compliance, Oracle Corporation

Leslie Wahl
Retired Insurance Professional, Regional Chapter Representative, Eastern Washington

Emeritus Board

Gary Blevins
Biology Professor, Spokane Falls Community College

Beatrice Booth
Retired Ph.D. Research Scientist, University of Washington 

Tom Darden
Bird Note board member

Charles Kahle
Program Manager, Information Systems, Washington Trails Association

Annalee Luhman
Ph.D. Learning and Leadership Manager, Port of Seattle

John Narver
Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Foster School of Business, University of Washington

Marina Skumanich
Environmental Policy Consultant, Former president of Seattle Audubon

Ken Wiersema
Retired engineer, Department of Transportation

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