Dean’s Advisory Board

About the board

The expanded School of Business Dean’s Advisory Board provides strategic guidance, helps build external partnerships and deepens the school’s relationship with the business community. Spanning manufacturing, retail, aerospace, accounting, telecommunications, design, software, services, healthcare and consulting, volunteer board members bring their rich experience and broad expertise to bear on the advice they provide the school. We cannot thank them enough for their generous commitment and look forward to collaboratively building a great future for our students and the region.



Lisa Sharples
Co-Founder & CEO, Relish


Harshul Asnani
SVP & Business Head- Technology Business and West Coast, Tech Mahindra

Dustin Birashk
Partner, Moss Adams

Yi Ping (Y.P.) Chan
Principal, Chanden, Inc.
Owner and CEO, Avidian Technologies

Kristie Duffin
Head of IT, BMGI

Tanya Fraioli
President, Rocketfix

Tony Gepner
Director, Microsoft

Tom Goos
President & Co-Owner, Image Source

Norman Haugen
Shareholder, CBIZ Berntson Porter

Gerald Jackson
Founder, Jackson Legacy Company

Albert Jalso
Sr. Director and Head of Fixed Income, Russell Investments

Mike Katz
Executive Vice President, T-Mobile

Dr. Satbir Khanuja
Operating partner, Fuse

Julie Kouhia
CEO, Molbak’s Garden + Home

Susan Liu
Principal, Hongxin Wealth & Tax Planning Group (US) LLC

Jay Maloney
President & CFO, OLI Communications

Kelly Maloney
Chief Growth Officer, Altek

Pritam Parvatkar
Global Head of Hyperscaler & HiTech Business, Hexware Technologies

Nathan Peterson
Chief Executive Officer, Tagboard

Ngoc Phan
VP, Supply Chain Engineering and Systems, Nordstrom, Inc.

Dara Sadri
VP of Consumer Business Operations, T-Mobile

Mathew Sutorius
Shareholder, Clark Nuber

Sharmila Swenson
Vice President of Public Affairs and Social Impact, Symetra Life Insurance Company

Jason William Therrell
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management, Portfolio Manager, UBS

Ken Williams
Tax Principal in Charge, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Jeff Windus
Principal, Sweeney Conrad, P.S.

Rob Wright
Founder & President, Wright Wealth Management

Katie Young
Senior VP, Store Operations, Starbucks

Katrina Zamets
West Region Executive Seattle Office Lead, Avenade