Board of Directors
Jason Flores, Chair
Mike Northcott, Vice Chair
Mary Grace Roske, 2nd Vice Chair
The Seattle Foundation
Mary Grace Roske has an extensive background in communications and public relations, having been VP of corporate relations for Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle, VP & Director of Marketing and Community Relations for Seattle Bank and Seattle Financial Group, and currently oversees communications and public relations at The Seattle Foundation.
Mary Grace has a degree in Communications from Washington State University and received her Master’s in Communication Management from Syracuse University. She is also a member of the Public Relations Society of America.
Cas Sherwood, Treasurer
Sherwood Construction, LLC
Members at Large
Kris Azizeh is a project manager and director of marketing for Sea Con LLC, a multi-faceted organization that provides general contracting, development, consulting and steel building supply services. He is a current member of a School Bond Oversight Committee and has previously been involved with Habitat for Humanity’s Ellensburg Chapter. Kris is a long-time resident of Maple Valley, and is an active member in his community through church and coaching. He has been married to his wife Cristina for ten years, and they have three children together (Taylor, Abigail, and Elliot).
John A. Hemion
John Hemion has been on the Board of Directors through Community Enterprises of Issaquah since 1980. He currently is a Bank Consultant, after retiring as a Bank VP & CPA through his career. His experience in Finance has contributed to his roles as Treasurer and Chair of the Finance Committee over the years. He currently serves as Chair of the Audit Committee for AtWork!. Interesting fact: John has been active in Special Olympics as Soccer Coach and Coordinator for 30 years.
Peterson Russell Kelly PLLC
Greg Russell is a business transactional attorney and has practiced for more than 25 years. With a broad-based corporate advisory and transactional background, Greg’s practice includes advising businesses and business owners concerning succession planning, shareholder and partner agreements, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate matters, and commercial finance. Aside from practicing law and spending time with his family, Greg is passionate about volunteering in our community, and has served on several non-profit boards, as well as a volunteer lawyer for the Eastside Legal Assistance Program since 1991.
Linda Saddler has been a resident of Sammamish for 11 years. She is currently serving on the AtWork! Board, as well that of the Northwest Washington Global Missions, Sammamish Hills Global Missions, and the Phi Beta Chi Rose of Sharon Foundation. She previously served on the Puget Sound March of Dimes Board of Directors.
Linda has been married for 30 years to Craig Saddler, an executive with the Boeing Company. They have two children, Christopher and Laura.