2017-18 Breakfast Group Members

Breakfast Group Member  Company/Organization Title
Everette Adams Systems Consulting, LLC President 
Dean Barnes Seattle Housing Authority Retired - Human Resources Director 
Dr. Ralph Bayard Casey Family Programs Senior Director, Systems Improvement/Strategic Consultation 
Terrence Bedford Thomas & Associates Insurance Assistant Manager 
Dr. Warren Brown North Seattle College President
James Carter Alaska Airlines Retired - Director of Corporate Security
Dwane Chappelle City of Seattle Director of Education - Department of Education and Early Learning
Juan Cotto Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Community Outreach Manager
James Donaldson Donaldson Clinic/ JL Donaldson Services Inc- Total Team Concept Owner & Director
Ernie Dunston City of Seattle Public Utilities Retired - Also Retired Sears & Roebuck Retail Executive 
Zane Fitch Dayspring Fitch Funeral Home President
Filmore Fossett Sprint Forwarders Account Executive 
Dr. Carver Gayton North West African American Museum  Retired - Director
Dr. John German Seattle Public Schools  Retired - Principal - Middle College High School
J.R. Gillespie All Star Financial Insurance Agency Owner
Larry Gossett King County Council County Council Member
Thomas Gray Boeing Engineer  Retired - Engineer
Eric Greening City of Seattle Police   Assistant Chief of Police
Benjamin Hall Zumiez Corporate Tax Manager
Bruce Harrell Seattle City Council President
Amani Harris Morgan Stanley  Second Vice President - Wealth Management
Bob Harvey Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union  Retired - President and CEO
Josh Holland Shiba Inu Studio Principal and Owner
Lem Howell Attorney at Law Attorney at Law
Duane Hill Port of Seattle Senior Accounting Manager
Eddie Hill EB Hill & Associates President and Owner
Dan Hudson Credit Union Direct Auto Lending Retired - NW Sales Director
Dr. Paul Jackson Art Institute of Seattle  Adjunct Professor
Ed Jefferson Northgate Elementary School  Retired - Prinicpal
Frank Jones Therapeutic Health Services  Retired - Clinical Social Worker
Jesse Jones KIRO 7 Television News  Investigative Reporter
Joe Jones Impact Communications  President
Ruby Jones (Honorary Board Member) Turner Construction (Charlotte, NC)  Community and Citizenship Compliance Director
Dr. W.H. "Joe" Knight WHO Consulting  Managing Director
Bob Luciano Rainier Valley Community Development Fund  Relationship Manager
Roy Long, Jr. Skyline Properties  Real Estate Broker
Herbie Martin U.S. Army  Retired
Eric McCurdy Seattle Public Schools  Executive Director of Athletics/Interschool Athletics
Henry McGee Seattle University  Retired - Professor Emeritus
Gary Melonson Oppenheimer & Co  Associate Director-Investments
Nate Miles Eli Lilly USA VP Strategic Initiatives
Dr. Charles Mitchell Seattle Community Colleges  Retired - Chancellor
Paul Mitchell Macy's  Retired - Merchandise Buyer and Community Affairs Coordinator
Robert Nellams Seattle Center  Director
George Northcroft US General Services Administration  Retired - NorthWest Regional Administrator
Victor Okereke King County  Internal Consultant - Solid Waste Division
Tony Orange Consultant & Citizen Activist Consultant & Citizen Activist
Nolan Phelps Boeing  Software Engineer
Dr. Paul Pitre WSU - Everett Campus  Chancellor
Terrence Proctor, Reverand Church By The Side of the Road Senior Pastor
Will Rance Washington State Employees Credit Union  Vice President - Community Relations
Darryl Russell The Russell Group  President, Certified Business Coach
Dr. Jim Smith Diverse Education Evolution  Founder, CEO and Retired - All State Insurance Executive
Mark Solomon City of Seattle Police  Crime Prevention Coordinator
Perry Tarrant City of Seattle Police  Assistant Chief of Police - Special Operations
Michael Tate Washington State University - Pullman  Chief Diversity Officer & Professor
Jeffrey Taylor State Farm Insurance  Agency Owner
Dr. Quintard Taylor University of Washington  Professor of History and BlackPast.org Founder
Gary Thomas Garfield High School Business Education Teacher/DECA Advisor
Johnnie Thomas TriUnity Engineering and Management Chief Executive Officer
Steve Wakefield Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center Director - External Relations, HIV Trials
Christopher Webb Palmares Consulting Management Consultant and Digital Strategist 
Jim Yearby United Way King County Vice President - Human Resources
John Vassall Sweedish Hospital Chief of Staff