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Advisory Board

Advisory Board meeting group photo
Spring 2017 Ruckelshaus Center Advisory Board meeting.

The Center is guided by an Advisory Board chaired by William Ruckelshaus and composed of prominent local, state and regional leaders representing a broad range of constituencies and geographic locations.

* Executive Committee Member
** Development Committee Member
+ Ex-Officio Member


Ruckelshaus, Bill SQBill Ruckelshaus *
Madrona Venture Group
Campbell, Phyllis SQPhyllis Campbell *,**
J.P. Morgan Chase
Vice Chair
Archibald, Sandra SQSandra O. Archibald *+
University of Washington
Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Jerry BaldastyJerry Baldasty +
University of Washington Provost
 Bernardo, Dan SQDan Bernardo +
Washington State University Provost
Brian Blake +
Washington State House of Representatives
Ana Mari Cauce Headshot SquareAna Mari Cauce +
University of Washington President
Bruce Chandler +
Washington House of Representatives
Clubb, Megan SQMegan Clubb
L’Ecole No. 41
Cowles, Elizabeth SQElizabeth Cowles
The Cowles Company
Creighton, Jack SQJack Creighton (Emeritus) 
Madrona Venture Group
Devereux, Greg SQGreg Devereux
Washington Federation of State Employees
Dicks, Norm SQNorm Dicks
Van Ness Feldman
Drewel, Bob SQBob Drewel **
WSU North Puget Sound
Eberhart, Urban SQUrban Eberhart
Irrigated Agriculture
Evans, Dan SQDaniel Evans
Daniel J. Evans and Associates
Ferrall, Anne SQAnne Farrell **
The Seattle Foundation (ret.)
Gaffney-Square-HeadshotMichael J. Gaffney+
Washington State University Extension
Gates, Bill SQBill Gates Sr. (Emeritus)
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Goldmark, Peter SQPeter Goldmark
Washington State Department of Natural Resources (former)
Gordon, Jay SQJay Gordon*
Washington State Dairy Federation
Gorton, Slade SQSlade Gorton
US Senate, R-WA (ret.)
Lisa Graumlich +
University of Washington
College of the Environment
Gregoire Square HeadshotChristine Gregoire
Governor of Washington State (former)
Grinstein, Jerry SQJerry Grinstein **
Madrona Venture Group
Hansen, Heather SQHeather Hansen
Washington Friends of Farms and Forests
Hayes, Denis SQDenis Hayes
Bullitt Foundation
Sally Jewell
UW College of Environment, US Secretary of the Interior
King, Joe SQJoe King *
Joe King & Associates

Kongsgaard, Martha SQMartha Kongsgaard **
Kongsgaard | Goldman Foundation
Anita Krug +
University of Washington Law School
McShea, Dave SQDavid F. McShea **
Perkins Coie
Munro, Ralph SQRalph Munro *
Washington Secretary of State (ret.)
Neukom, Bill SQBill Neukom
K&L Gates
Molly Pengra HeadshotMolly Pengra
Cohassett Capital Partners, L.P.
Rawlins, VV. Lane Rawlins
Washington State University President (ret.)
Christine Rolfes +
Washington State Senate
Kirk Shulz Square HeadshotKirk Schulz +
Washington State University President
Brian Surratt *
Alexandria Real Estate Equities
Tate, Mike SQMichael J. Tate
Washington State University Office of the Provost (ret.)
Waldo, Jim SQJim Waldo
Gordon Thomas Honeywell LLP
Ward, Paul SQPaul Ward*

Yakama Nation

Cindy Zehnder
Gordon Thomas Honeywell LLP
Zeiger, Hans SQHans Zeiger +
Washington State Senate
* Executive Committee Member
** Development Committee Member
+ Ex-Officio Member

Updated on January 9, 2018