United Way Leadership

After more than 18 years leading United Way of King County, Jon Fine announced his retirement earlier this year. Read more about United Way of King County’s CEO Search Committee and the position description.

Board of Directors


These dedicated individuals make sure everything we do connects back to our mission—bringing caring people together to give, volunteer, and take action to help people in need and solve our community’s toughest challenges.

Jonathan Sposato

2018 Campaign Co-Chair Chairman at PicMonkey, Chairman & Co-Founder at Geekwire

Heather Lowenthal

2018 Campaign Co-Chair

Producer/Director & Senior Project Manager at Parallel Productions, Inc

Amy Lynch

Vice President, Comcast Washington Region

Dr. Shouan Pan

Chancellor, Seattle Colleges

Jason Coren

Director of Security & Loss Prevention for the Americas Region, Amazon WW Operations

Luis Masieri

Chair, Emerging Leaders Committee

Product Manager, Microsoft

Ron Armstrong

PACCAR, Chief Executive Officer

Brent Beardall

Chief Executive Officer, Washington Federal

Kate Behncken

GM, Microsoft Philanthropies

Stephan Blanford, Ed.D.

Principal, Lighthouse Consulting; Seattle School Board Director, District V

Jeff Bradley

Regional President – West, AT&T Mobility & Entertainment

Dan Brettler

Chairman and CEO, Car Toys | Wireless Advocates

Jonathan Burks

Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Dave Burman

Partner, Perkins Coie

Nicole Grant

Executive Secretary-Treasurer, M.L. King County Labor Council

Nathan James

Chair, Brand Enhancement Committee
Senior Vice President, GMMB

Sandra E. Madrid, PhD

Former Assistant Dean, University of Washington, School of Law

Brian McAndrews

Board Chair
Corporate Board Member & Senior Advisor

Scott Meden

Chief Marketing Officer, Nordstrom

Margaret Meister

Board Treasurer; Chair, Finance, Administration, & Audit Committee
President and CEO, Symetra Financial Corporation

Carol Nelson

Pacific Region Sales Executive, Seattle Market President, Key Bank

Peter Orser

Chairman of the Advisory Board, Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies, University of Washington

Doug Orwiler

Director of Retail Operations, Seattle Seahawks  & Sounders FC

Mala Raman

Rao Remala

Founder of Remala Foundation, Microsoft Alumnus

Fred Rivera

Board Chair-Elect, Secretary Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Seattle Mariners

Richard Romero

President & Chief Executive Officer, Seattle Credit Union

Dr. Noreen Ramji Shahani, DDS

Dentist, SeaMar Community Center

Sue Sherbrooke

Chair, Community Building Committee Retired, Chief Executive Officer, YWCA Seattle|King|Snohomish

Karen Marcotte Solimano

Microsoft Alumna

Angela Stowell

CEO, FareStart

Stephen V. Sundborg, S.J.

President, Seattle University

Kathy Surace-Smith

Chair, Governance Committee; Immediate Past Chair Vice President, General Counsel, NanoString Technologies

Blair Taylor

Brady P. Walkinshaw

Chief Executive Officer, Grist

Dr. Calvin Watts

Superintendent, Kent School District

Sangita Woerner

Vice President, Marketing, Alaska Airlines

Todd Zarfos

VP of Engineering for Commercial Aviation Services; Senior Chief Engineer of Support Boeing Commercial Airplanes, The Boeing Company

Senior Leadership


Jon Fine

President & CEO, United Way of King County

Chris Hynes

Vice President, Brand Management/Advertising

Sara Levin

Vice President, Community Services

Erica Wiley

Vice President, Development

Darrell Powell

Chief Operating Officer

Jim Yearby

Vice President, Human Resources