Bill Ayer in the EMBA classroom

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Executive MBA students have a unique opportunity to hear from prominent leaders and executives across northwest industries in our CEO and the Board class, co-taught by Bill Ayer (retired Chairman, Alaska Airlines, pictured above)

2015-16 CEO and the Board class speakers included:

Patty Bedient-Executive Vice President & CFO, Weyerhaeuser
Ana Mari Cauce-President, University of Washington
Neal Dempsey-General Partner, Bay Partners
Dave Marver-CEO, Vicis
Scott Maw, Executive Vice President & CFO, Starbucks
Blake Nordstrom-President, Nordstrom
Jeff Pinneo-Retired CEO, Medical Teams International
Joe Sprague-Sr. VP-Communications & External Relations, Alaska Airlines
Mark Tabbutt-Chairman, Saltchuk
Peter van Oppen-Partner, Investing Team, Trilogy Equity Partners
Bryan Zidar-Managing Director- Corporate Communications, Alaska Airlines