A.C.E. Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors includes members who represent a broad range of expertise from the business community, academic organizations, and international trade and development organizations. The Board of Directors oversees the general well-being of the corporation.

Mr. Scott L. Hardman, Board Chair
Managing Director, Alexander Hutton, Inc.

Mr. Andrew C. Rapp, Board Vice-Chair
Attorney, Wolfstone, Panchot & Bloch, P.S., Inc.

Mr. Jeff Parker, Treasurer
CFP®, Director, Investments; Senior Portfolio Manager, BMO Private Bank

Dr. Robert Laing, Secretary
Counselor (ret.), US Foreign Service

Mr. Dan Dierdorff, Board Past-Chair
Bank Consultant

Mr. David B. Woodward, Ex Officio
President & CEO, A.C.E.

Mr. Ronald G. Brown
Law Office of Ronald G. Brown

Mrs. Alicia Brown-Forbes
Educator, Kent School District

Mr. Tobin Burgess
Human Resource Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Ms. Jen Creighton
Sr. Project Manager, Venture Construction Company

Mr. Khasha Mekanik
Managing Member, Black Pine Spa & Leisure
Member, Helios Group, LLC
Managing Member, M&N Realty, LLC

Ms. Bri Nguyen
Planning and Strategic Advisor, Seattle Jobs Initiative

Mr. Bareq A. Peshtaz
Vice President, Morgan Stanley

Mr. George Petrie
President/CEO, Goodman Real Estate

Dr. David Singel
Associate Provost, Montana State University

Ms. Rebecca Slade Yoshitani
Chief Marketing Officer, Hurry Curry of Tokyo


Special Advisors to the Board:

Mr. Shinji Moriyama, Chair, A.C.E. International Advisory Council
President, A.C.E. Japan

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