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Foster Regional Representatives

The Foster School of Business alumni network is 50,000+ strong with graduates in cities all over the world. Foster Regional Representatives are UW business graduates who support fellow alumni by acting as a professional and social contact for their geographic region.

Representatives bring together the community by providing opportunities to network with fellow alumni, attend events providing relevant content and build the visibility of the Foster School around the U.S.

Reach out to your Foster Regional Representative today!

States

There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Alaska. This group was started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Rocky Elerding (BA 1999, MBA 2008)

PHOENIX
There are hundreds of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Phoenix area. This group was started in May of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Christine Chao (MPAcc 2010)
Ray Lucchesi (MBA 2000)

BAY AREA
There are over 1,000 Foster School of Business alumni living in the Bay Area. The Bay Area group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Through a variety of events, such as happy hours, networking nights, sports viewing parties, and seminars, our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington. We are always looking for new ideas to bring our alumni together, and we are equally excited to add volunteers to enhance the alumni experience for our Husky Bay Area family.

Contact
Jeff Adams (MBA 2004)

Make sure you are on our list to get an invitation to our events. Visit the address change page to update your email address.

Visit our Facebook page and join the group today!

SO-CAL
This group was started in January 2014 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Christy Austin (BA 1980)

Stay Connected
Visit our Facebook page and join the group today!

DENVER
There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Denver area. This group was started in July of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
John Thompson (BA 1974, MPAcc 1977)
Ann Zachwieja (MBA 1992)

TAMPA
There are several Foster School of Business Huskies living in the Tampa area. The group started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Chima Nwala (BA 1996)

ATLANTA
There are many Foster School of Business alumni living in the Atlanta area. This group was started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Mark Raleigh (BA 1997)

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Dustin Shindo (BA 1995)

BOISE
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Idaho, and a growing group here in the Boise (Treasure Valley) area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Idaho as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Jay Beecham (MBA 1996)

COEUR D’ALENE
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Idaho, and a growing group here in the Coeur D’Alene area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Idaho as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Chris Meyer (MBA 2005)

CHICAGO
There is a large contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in the Chicago area. This group was started in October of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Stay connected through our LinkedIn Group.

Contacts
Kevin Hoffman (BA 2011)
Camille Shawley (BA 2007)

NEW ORLEANS
There are several Foster School of Business Huskies living in the New Orleans area. The group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
David Saari (MBA 1991)

LAS VEGAS
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Nevada, and a growing group here in the Las Vegas area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Nevada as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Kevin Sutehall (BA 2000)

RENO
There is a geographically diverse contingent of Foster School of Business alumni living in Nevada, and a growing group in the Reno area. This group was started in September of 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any and all Huskies interested in Nevada as a potential next step in their career or retirement plans.

Contact
Diane Ravenscroft (BA 1997)

There is a large group of Foster School of Business Huskies living in the New York area. The group started in 2012 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Shannon O’Grady (BA 2007)

PORTLAND
There are over 1,000 Foster School of Business alumni living in the Portland area. The Portland group started in 2006 as a forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area. Our purpose is to socialize, network, build friendships and maintain a strong allegiance with the University of Washington.

Contact
Tobias Read (MBA 2003)

There are many Foster School of Business alumni living in the D.C. area. This group was started as forum for alumni of the Foster School to meet others who live in the area and to serve as a point of contact for any Huskies interested in the area.

Contact
Nathan Lee (BA 2010) Foster GOLD Ambassador
Kelly Ronan (BA 2006)

Make sure you are on our event invitation list. Visit the address change page to update your email address.

To find out more about what being a representative entails or if you would like to get something started in your area, contact Megan Rasmussen at mheming@uw.edu or 206-543-9979.