Presidents’ Council

The Presidents’ Council is an advisory group made up of all the past board presidents and the current board chair. This group provides advice, guidance and wisdom.

Barry Smith, (Retired) Executive Director, Future of Flight
Peter Newland, Managing Partner, Hill Street Investment
Greg Goldfinch, President, Goldfinch Bros., Inc.
Jim Finley (Retired) Medical Director, The Everett Clinic
Mark Nesse (Retired) Director, Everett Public Library (deceased)
Rich Anderson, (Retired) President, Hascal, Sjoholm and Company, P.S.
Ross Rettenmier, Registered Principal, SagePoint Financial, Inc.
Melinda Grout, (Retired) Attorney, Law Office of Melinda Grout
Patty DeGroodt, (Retired) Chief Strategic Officer, Providence Regional Medical Center Everett
Scott Murphy,  President & COO, Goldfinch Bros., Inc.
Sarah Duncan,  Adams & Duncan, Inc., P.S.

Current Board Chair
Dr. Gloria Ngezaho, Founder & President of the Black Healing Fund