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University of Washington
Michael G. Foster School of Business
124 Mackenzie Hall
Box 353200
Seattle, WA 98195-3200
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Consulting and Business Development Center

Michael Verchot
Michael P. Verchot
Director
206-543-9327
Wil Tutol
Wilfredo T. Tutol Jr.
Sr. Associate Director
206-616-1216
Gabriela Michan
Gabriela Michan
Assistant Director
206-543-9545
Vy Nguyen
Vy Nguyen
Assistant Director
206-543-3681
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Rebecca Thornton
Assistant Director
206-616-0455
Kenny Shelton
Kenny Shelton
Assistant Director

Consulting and Business Development Center’s Advisory Boards

Melissa Acton-Buzard, Chameleon Technologies

Renato Agrella, 2A Consulting

William D. Bradford, Foster School of Business

Patricia Brown, Liberty Mutual

Aggie Clark, Moneytree, Inc.

Brett Clifton, Red Cloud Consulting

Claire Daddino, SpearMC

Odette D’Aniello, Celebrity Gourmet Ventures

Craig Dawson, Retail Lockbox

Terry Dell, Verizon

Paul Ellis, Ellis Wealth Management

Pam Ellison, Wells Fargo Bank

Horace Francis, Francis & Company

Dave Gandara, Gandara Strategic Consulting

Joel Gillespie, Microsoft

Forest Hayes, Harborstone Credit Union

Frank Hodge, Foster School of Business

Keisha Jackson, Microsoft

Christian Kelly, Accenture

Alan Kunovsky, The Gottman Institute

Hao Lam, Best In Class Education

Leslie Lum, Bellevue College

Ryan Mauer, Washington Federal

Jason McCalpin, Union Bank

Nishit Mehta, HyGen Pharmaceutical

Gabby Miles, The Boeing Company

George Northcroft, US General Services Administration

Ben Rechkemmer, KeyBank Native American FS

Lewis Rudd, Ezell’s Famous Chicken

Rosamaria Rosales, Excelsior Travel

Martha Sandoval, Perkins Coie LLP

Donna Schult, JPMorgan Chase

Steve Sefcik, Foster School of Business

Nesru Seman, United Parcel Service

Brooke Spearmon, Starbucks

Thad Spratlen, Foster School of Business

Mooi Lien Wong, US Bank

Casey Corr, Good Fruit Grower

Al DeAtley

Jon DeVaney, Washington State Tree Fruit Association

Bill Douglas

Dan Fulton, Angiolina Farms

Bob Hall, Bob Hall Dealerships

Mark Holtzinger, Kershaw Companies

Ed Kershaw, Domex/Superfresh Growers

Bob Kershaw, Domex/Superfresh Growers

Teresa Pritchard, Washington Fruit & Produce Co.

Lisa Shields, Shields Bag & Printing

Kristin Snapp, Kershaw Companies

Darci Swanson

Bill Wheeler, Dowty Aerospace

Mark Dederer, Wells Fargo Bank

Jon Fine, United Way of King County

Mari Horita, Arts Fund

Neil McReynolds, McReynolds Associates

Tony Mestres, Seattle Foundation

Dana Pigott, Norcliffe Foundation

Colleen Willoughby, Washington Women’s Foundation

Tracie Cowen, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Craig Eerkes, Sun Pacific Energy

Henry Field, McCurley Integrity Dealerships

Stuart Fricke, White Shield, Inc.

Shae Frichette, Frichette Winery

Paul Miles, Apollo International

Jessica Morales, Acquisition Business Consultants

Bruce Ratchford, Apollo Mechanical

Ryan Ratchford, Apollo Mechanical

Jace Wilde, Bank of America