Water1st International’s Board of Directors is our governing body, elected by the members at an annual meeting. All members are responsible for supporting Water1st’s mission and purpose, providing oversight of the organization’s programs and services, and ensuring adequate resources for Water1st to fulfill its mission. This includes assisting in expanding Water1st’s outreach and increasing its visibility and donor support. All board members are volunteers and serve without compensation.
Water1st appreciates the strong financial support of its Board of Directors, with 100 percent participation.
Retired Federal Refugee Program Manager
Consultant, Navalent Consulting
Terry Gibbons, Treasurer
Project Manager, Carollo Engineers
Heather Leach, Vice Chair
Private Wealth Advisor, Ameriprise Financial
Retired International Business Professor
Managing Director, Core Solutions Group
Retired Investment Advisor
Owner, West Shore Management
Cecilia Whatley, Chair
FAIA, Partner, The Miller/Hull Partnership, LLP
Advisory Council members are Water1st International’s ambassadors. They provide advice and assistance on marketing and fundraising strategies, and help build relationships in the community to promote and mobilize participation in Water1st activities and events. All advisory council members are volunteers and serve without compensation.
Water1st appreciates the strong financial support of its Advisory Council, with 100 percent participation.
Anne-Marie Amies Oelschlager, MD
Associate Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine
Vice President, Resource Media
Lynn Carr, MBA
Product Development and Marketing Consultant
Global Leadership Development Manager
Retired President, Asia Pacific, Danaher Corporation
Director, VCF Channel Management
Public Relations Specialist
Mary Kay Gugerty
Associate Professor of Public Affairs, Evans School, University of Washington
CEO of Harvest Development LLC
Managing Partner, Avogadro Partners, LLC