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Tina Stacy  |  former Sales Manager, Greenway Investment (Texas)

Vice President:

India Nishi | Boeing Finance Director and WSU Administrator, retired


Troy Buechler  |  Vice President and District Manager, US Bank


David Halme | Teacher and BC Teachers Union rep, retired


Thom Barthelmess  |  Youth Librarian, Whatcom County Library System

Rocio Castillo-Foell | Health Education Program Manager, Sea Mar Community Health Centers

Mason Gray  |  Chief Operating Officer, Lean Revisions

Keegan Kenfield  |  Chief Operating Officer, Nimbus Inc.

Tobi Martinez  |  Program Coordinator, Whatcom Community College

Pacqui Paredes Méndez | Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Western Washington University

Emily Elkins  |  Procurement Manager, Phillips66

Heather Shepherd  |  Attorney, Shepherd & Allen

Elizabeth Purdy | Senior Community Engagement Representative, Puget Sound Energy

Interested in Becoming A Board Member?
The Whatcom Literacy Council is governed by a group of dedicated volunteers who keep the organization focused on its mission, and who are responsible for fiduciary oversight. We ask that people commit to a three-year term of service. If you are interested in becoming part of this important team, fill out this application and email it to We will let you know if we have an opening on the board, and how the nomination process will go.
Thank you!
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