Board of Directors

Seattle Colleges Foundation is governed by a board of directors, including corporate and community leaders who contribute their time, talent, and resources.

2021-2022 Membership of the Seattle Colleges Foundation
Board of Directors

  • Chair: Barbara Dingfield, community volunteer 
  • Vice Chair: Jon Fine, former president and CEO, United Way of King County
  • Secretary: Sarah Jane Gunter, technical advisor, worldwide consumer business, Amazon
  • Treasurer: Mike Hughes, former president, Safeco Insurance
  • Megan Ackaert, managing director, JP Morgan Chase & Co.
  • Melba Bartels, senior vice president of finance and CFO, BECU
  • Rick Davis, community volunteer
  • Joseph Jahn, community volunteer
  • Richard Locke, principal and founder, DataWeb, Inc.
  • Marc Mora, M.D., SVP, resource stewardship and network management, Kaiser Permanente and the Washington Permanente Medical Grouip
  • Rahim Rajan, deputy director in postsecondary education, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Will Rance, vice president of community relations, WSECU
  • Shiao Yen Wu, owner and CEO, WPI Real Estate

Ex Officio Members

  • Louise Chernin, trustee, Seattle Colleges
  • Dr. Shouan Pan, chancellor, Seattle Colleges
  • Dr. Chemene Crawford, president, North Seattle College
  • Dr. Yoshiko Harden, acting president, Seattle Central College
  • Dr. Rosie Rimando-Chareunsap, president, South Seattle College
  • Kerry Howell, vice chancellor for advancement, Seattle Colleges
updated September, 2021