Staff

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   Brant Mayo Executive Director  
   Emily Smith Business Recruitment Manager  
 
Allan Peterson Business Development Manager
   Rebecca Jones Accountant  


Board of Directors


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 LeAnne Parton LeAnne K. Parton
 President LeAnne K. Parton was raised in Moses Lake. LeAnne graduated from Big Bend Community College and Eastern Washington University with a degree in Business Administration.

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 Joe Akers Joe Akers
 Vice President Joseph was born in Portland, Oregon eventually moving to Moses Lake in 1989 after living in multiple places within the Pacific Northwest during his childhood. 

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Tom Stredwick
 Thomas Stredwick  Secretary  Thomas Stredwick is the Manager of Public and Government Affairs for Grant County Public Utility District (PUD).

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  Juliann Dodds Treasurer


Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).

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 Juanita Richardson  Juanita Richards  Past President Juanita Richards has lived in Grant County for 20 years while working for Columbia Basin Federal Credit Union who merged with Horizon Credit Union.

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 Gary Ash  Gary Ash  Past President, Director Gary Ash was born and raised in Mount Vernon, WA and received his Bachelors Degree from the University of Washington.

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 Brian Kuest Brian Kuest
Past President, Director A graduate of Central Washington University, Brian Kuest joined LeMaster & Daniels/ CliftonLarsonAllen in 1990 after serving over 15 years in the commercial banking industry. 

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 Terry Leas  Terry Leas  Director Terry Leas has devoted his professional life to education at all levels. He taught at a public middle school in Georgia, taught at a private two-year Thomas College (GA), public Yakima Valley Community College, and taught graduate students at Florida State University.

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 Char McDowell Char McDowell
 Director Char McDowell was born in the small farming community of Ritzville, WA.  She was raised in Othello, WA. 

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  Pat Millard Director Pat has lived in the Warden community all her life. She started a banking career in April 1980 with Peoples National Bank.

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  Rick Heiberg Director After graduation from high school and attending Shoreline Community College for a year, Rick went on to work for the Boeing Company for 37 years.

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  Alice Parker Director Alice Parker came with her husband and three children from Colorado to the Royal City in 1965. 

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 Gregg Fletcher Gregg Fletcher Director Gregg Fletcher was born and raised in Wenatchee, WA. Gregg graduated from Central Washington University with a BS in Microbiology and a specialty degree in Medical Technology.

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 Mike Conley Mike Conley Director Mike Conley was born in Bremerton, Washington, and was raised and attended schools in Emmett, ID.

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Gigi Lowry
Gigi Lowry Director
Gigi Lowry was born in Paris France and moved to Aberdeen, WA at an early age.  She moved to Quincy in 2009 and joined Microsoft directly in June of 2015. 

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 Theresa Sullivan  Theresa Sullivan Director Theresa joined Samaritan Healthcare in October 2014 as the COO and was appointed for CEO for the organization in September of 2015.

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   William Coe Director  
  Jeff Fagg  Director  
   Eric Skaug Director  



Past Presidents


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 Bob Fancher

Bob Fancher
Past President & Building Prosperity Co-Chair Born and raised on a cattle ranch in Okanogan County in the 40's, 50's and 60's. Mr. Fancher moved to Quincy , WA in 1970, where he had a cattle feeding operation.

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 Tom Heath

Tom Heath
Past President & Building Prosperity Co-Chair
Vice President at Washington Trust Bank since 1991, specializing in commercial and agricultural lending. 

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 Robert Trask Jr

Robert M Trask, Jr.
Past President             
Robert Trask is the owner of Robert M. Trask Agency Inc and a lifelong resident of Moses Lake. 

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 Lynn Garza

Lynn Garza
Past President
Lynn grew up in Hamilton Montana, where her dad co-owned a real estate brokerage. 

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 Brian Meiners
Brian Meiners
Past President
Brian has over 25 years of experience in the food industry with Basin American Foods (www.baf.com), 20 years of experience leading cross-functional and multi-location teams. 

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   Marvin Price Past President Marvin Price is an MBA graduate from the University of Utah. He has been in the food processing business for 25 years in various management positions. 

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  Dale Pomeroy  Director, Past President  Dale Pomeroy graduated Othello High School in 1965 and then attended Yakima Valley College taking Agriculture and Shop classes. 

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Ex-Officios

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  Lars Leland  
 
Darci Kleyn

  Anthony Meija    
  Marvin Price    
  Tom Taylor    
  Roger Silva    


 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).
 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).
 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).
 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).
 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).
 
Juliann Dodds is a VP/Commercial Banking Team Leader for Umpqua Bank. She has been in banking over 25 years specializing in commercial and agricultural lending, and is the Past President of the Grant County EDC (2010).