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Advisory Boards

Global Business Advisory Board

Name Title Company
Hans Aarhus Finance Director, 787 Airplane Development The Boeing Company
Marco Abbruzzese Senior Regional Manager, Washington & Alaska Wells Fargo Private Bank
Mike Atkinson
Larry Calkins Holland America Group
Martin Coles President & CEO HaloSource, Inc.
Ken Dixon* Retired Partner Deloitte & Touche LLP
Julian Eames EVP & Chief Operations Officer F5 Networks
Bill Franklin President Franklin International
Brian Golob President & CEO BoldIQ
David Hovind Retired President PACCAR
Charley Jemley Senior Vice President, Finance Starbucks Coffee International
Nader Kabbani Vice President, Worldwide Transportation and Logistics Amazon
Gary Kotzen Retired Vice President, GMM Corporate Foods Costco Wholesale Corporation
Flip Morse Senior Vice President, Corporate Resources Nintendo of America, Inc.
Christopher Nilsen Managing Partner Greypointe Group, LLC
Ray Risco President RSolutions
Liz Tinkham Senior Managing Director Accenture
Jeri Wait Founder Orca Wave
TBD MBA Student Advisory Board, Foster School University of Washington

CIBER Advisory Board

Name Title Company
Marie Anchordoguy Professor, International Studies, Jackson School of International Studies University of Washington
Jonathan Bensky* President & CEO Pacific Northwest Advisors LLC
Maria Bianchi-Lastra Duracell Costco Team Procter & Gamble
“A” Boungjaktha President Trade Development Alliance
Mark Calhoon Senior Managing Director Washington State Department of Commerce
Justin Calvo Global Digital Marketing Director Avanade
Xiao-Ping Chen Assoc. Dean for Academic & Faculty Affairs, Foster School of Business University of Washington
Greg Dalzell Senior Vice President, Corporate Foreign Exchange Wells Fargo Bank
Debadutta Dash Co-Chair WASITRAC
Kathy Dewenter Associate Professor, Finance, Foster School of Business University of Washington
Chris Choi Global Business Association President, Foster School MBA University of Washington
Sam Kaplan President Gittes Global
James Kern President International Market Brands
Ann Lesperance Deputy Director, Regional Programs Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Carrie Pederson Partner FactorX, LLC
Dana Raigrodski Executive Director, Global Affairs, School of Law University of Washington
Jeffrey Riedinger Vice Provost for Global Affairs University of Washington
Nishika de Rosairo CEO & Creative Director dE ROSAIRO
Meg Ryan Director, Center of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management Highline College
September Secrist International Trade Specialist U.S. Commercial Service
Honorio Todino Faculty, Business, Engineering & IT Division North Seattle College
Judith Wasserheit Chair & Professor, Department of Global Health University of Washington
Mark Wen Vice President, Global Business Development, International Medical Services Seattle Children’s
Brian Wright Director of Sales Nice-Pak Products, Inc.

*Board Chair