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June 2018

Cammy Wittrell

Horizon Partners Northwest has promoted Cammy Wittrell to president after 16 years of service.


Lisa Shah

Sound Physicians welcomed Lisa Shah, MD, as chief innovation officer.


Todd Leber

Columbia Banking System promoted Todd Leber to executive vice president and chief commercial banking officer at Columbia Bank.

David Devine

Columbia Banking System promoted David Devine to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Columbia Bank.

Eric Eid

Columbia Banking System promoted Eric Eid to executive vice president and chief innovation and technology officer at Columbia Bank.

Chris Merrywell

Columbia Banking System promoted Chris Merrywell to executive vice president and chief consumer banking officer at Columbia Bank.

Doria Maselli

Mosaic Marketing Studio in Olympia welcomed Doria Maselli as chief content creator.


Tonya Drake

WGU Washington appointed Dr. Tonya Drake to lead the university as chancellor.


Don Billen

Sound Transit named Don Billen executive director of its planning, environment, and project development department.

Rafael Padilla

Kent Mayor Dana Ralph promoted assistant chief Rafael “Raf” Padilla as the city’s new police chief.




May 2018

Janet Hobson

Kitsap Bank in Port Orchard has promoted Janet Hobson to assistant vice president and assistant treasurer.

Christopher Dodd

ConcertoHealth has promoted former regional medical director Dr. Christopher Dodd to chief care transformation officer.

The Tacoma Rescue Mission announced Duke Paulson as its new executive director, Paulson brings more than two decades of fundraising and low-income housing development experience.

Governor Jay Inslee appointed Toby Murray to the Puget Sound Partnership’s Leadership Council, filling a vacancy left by Sue Taoka.

The Auburn Symphony Orchestra welcomed Wesley Schulz as its new conductor and music director following the retirement of founder Stewart Kershaw.

Palmer “Chip” Jenkins Jr. has been selected by the National Park Service as the superintendent for Mount Rainier National Park.

Andrew Springer has joined CPA firm Frost & Company in its Tacoma office as a tax manager. Springer comes to Frost from a national accounting firm.

The Tacoma City Council confirmed the appointment of Daniel Key to the position of information technology director.

Commencement Bank promoted Rick Larson, former senior vice president and credit administrator, to the position of chief credit officer.