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On the Ladder 2019

September 2020


Adam Rothenberg


EvergreenHealth welcomes Adam Rothenberg as surgeon.


David W. Downing


Youth Eastside Services (YES) promotes David W. Downing to chief executive officer.


Gordon Phillips


HNTB Corp. welcomes back Gordon Phillips as aviation project director. 


Yong Lee


B.E. Meyers & Co. appoints Yong Lee as chief financial officer.


Tina Goedde


John L. Scott Real Estate announces Tina Goedde as vice president of residential and employee operations.


Carryl  Pierre-Drews


Pet Partners welcomes Carryl Pierre-Drews to its board of directors.


Bill Frame


Kidder Mathews appoints Bill Frame as chief executive officer.


Brian Hatcher


Kidder Mathews appoints Brian Hatcher as president and chief operations officer.



August 2020

Corey Wright

Dykeman Architects promotes Corey Wright to associate.


Adriane Brown


adds Adriane Brown to its board of directors. 


Cinnamon Hillyard


University of Washington Bothell names Cinnamon Hillyard associate vice chancellor for student success.


Ankur Vora


The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation welcomes Ankur Vora as chief strategy officer.


Gargee Ghosh

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
welcomes Gargee Ghosh as president, global policy & advocacy.


Susan Byrnes


The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation welcomes Susan Byrnes as chief communications officer.


Anita Zaidi


The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation promotes Anita Zaidi to president of gender equity.


Peter Osvaldik


promotes Peter Osvaldik to chief financial officer.



July 2020

Renee McGahan


Coldwell Banker Bain of Bellevue welcomes Renee McGahan as broker.


Shin Goto


Dykeman Architects hires Shin Goto as project architect.


Kate Stein


Dykeman Architects hires Kate Stein as interior designer.


Katie Farris


Dykeman Architects hires Katie Farris as project administrator.


Mike Hill


The Heathman Hotel welcomes Mike Hill as general manager.


Ginny McCormick


Funko selects Ginny McCormick as chief marketing officer. 


Philip May


EvergreenHealth hires Philip May as urologist.


Leslie Cornick


University of Washington Bothell names Leslie Cornick dean of its School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics.


June 2020

Lisa ChinTreehouse
selects Lisa Chin as chief executive officer.



Ronald SallyJLL
hires Ronald Sally as senior vice president of sports, entertainment, and higher education in its western region.



Matt SkallyJLL
hires Matt Skally as senior vice president.



Rachel WarnerJohn L. Scott Real Estate
welcomes Rachel Warner as director of luxury marketing.



Lisa Alvarez-CalderónThe Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
names Lisa Alvarez-Calderón chief human resources officer.



John ChaKidder Mathews
names John Cha director of research.



Nate Koppelman Lane Powell
adds Nate Koppelman as director of business operations and pricing.



Michael ShiosakiThe City of Bellevue
welcomes Michael Shiosaki as parks and community services director.



May 2020

Tim Horton
HNTB Corp.
hires Tim Horton as senior project engineer for transportation.



Teri Marsh

HNTB Corp. welcomes Teri Marsh as project manager for rail and transit projects.



Alexis Scheinman
Visit Bellevue
promotes Alexis Scheinman to director of visitor experience.



Adriane Elam
Visit Bellevue
welcomes Adriane Elam as event services manager.



Heather Ford
First Choice Health
promotes Heather Ford to director of its employee assistance program.



Eric McCarthy-Zink
The Hotel Group
promotes Eric McCarthy-Zink to senior vice president of accounting.



Jeffrey Brown
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
selects Jeffrey Brown as aviation chief operation officer.



Angela Gist
Studio East
selects Angela Gist as managing director.


April 2020

Amy ColbyJPC Architects
promotes Amy Colby to associate.



Michael ShannonHNTB Corp.
names Michael Shannon project director.



Nader NainiAegis Living
appoints Nader Naini to its board of managers.



Marissa BlackEvergreenHealth
welcomes Marissa Black as geriatric physician.



Kelly WeaverEvergreenHealth
welcomes Kelly Weaver as physiatrist.



Kevin OstrowskiEvergreenHealth
welcomes Kevin Ostrowski as urology care provider.



Anita NinanEvergreenHealth
welcomes Anita Ninan as OB/GYN provider.



Bill FrameKidder Mathews
promotes Bill Frame to chief executive officer.



March 2020


EvergreenHealth welcomes Christopher Bredeson as chief operating officer.



King County Library System welcomes Christine Schonhart as deputy director for public services.



Meydenbauer Center names Justin Everett executive chef.



Ste. Michelle Wine Estates appoints Peter Click as vice president of international sales.



CORTAC Group promotes Rich Lupfer to vice president of business development.



Comcast names Roy Novosel vice president of engineering for Washington state.


February 2020


The City of Sammamish welcomes Daniel Pingrey as chief of police



HNTB Corp. appoints Moein El-Aarag as transportation structures department manager. 



Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes Lisa Whittaker as founding member.



TimeXtender hires Jay Leon as global partner marketing lead.



HNTB Corp. appoints Kimberly Proia as a project director and vice president.



Sound Transit names Mary Cummings as deputy CEO and chief administrative officer.



EvergreenHealth welcomes Poornima Krishnaiah as family medicine provider at its Redmond practice. 



GLY Construction promotes Ted Herb to chief executive officer.


January 2020


Hearth Restaurant welcomes Brian McCracken as executive chef and general manager.



HNTB Corporation appoints Carol Thompson as senior transit planner.



John L. Scott Real Estate names Duane Giglia vice president of operations.



EvergreenHealth Weight Loss & Bariatric Care adds Eric Harris as surgeon.



EvergreenHealth Primary Care adds Jessee Meek as family medicine provider to its Woodinville practice. 



EvergreenHealth Heart Care adds Lane Benes to its team of cardiologists.



T-Mobile selects Mike Sievert as president and CEO. 



EvergreenHealth Primary Care adds Thomas Dawson to its Kenmore practice as primary care physician.