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Welcome, new 2015 Board Members!

Posted September 30, 2015

As a new school year begins and the trees start to take on their red and orange hues, fall also signifies a new year for our Board of Directors here at The Market Foundation. This month we’d like to welcome eight NEW members who are joining our 39-member Board. For a full list of our Board members, please click here.

Below, our new Members share why they’re looking forward to joining the Board. Thank you for contributing your time and talents to our dynamic, passionate, and inspiring team! 


sherry-burkey Sherry Burkey

“I feel that one of the wonderful aspects of retiring is rediscovering those things that are important to me. I am looking forward to having the time to dig in and get involved as well as the opportunity to share what I have learned over the years to help further the work of The Market Foundation.”

Christine Craig, CPC Consulting


“As a new member of the board, I am looking forward to sharing my skills and passion for serving the needs of our local community to help grow the social services the Market provides.”

Inger Johnson, CBRE


“I have always been drawn to opportunities that improve the lives of people who are doing their best, but find themselves in need of extra help.  She is excited to be a part of The Market Foundation!”

Andrea Mackin, Pacific Continental Bank


“My love affair for the Market began the first time I walked through the vegetable and fruit stalls and took in the sights and smells of being in a place that was part living history, and part history-in-the making. Now, as a Board member of the Pike Place Market Foundation, it is my privilege to champion the Market and it’s precious assets so they are here to be discovered for many more years to come!”

Jennifer Morgan, Cambia Health


“I am excited to serve on the Board and bring my perspective, relationships and business and Public Relations experience to support the mission and vision of The Market Foundation. I believes that as Seattle continues to experience unprecedented growth and change, it is essential to advocate for the services that The Market Foundation provides so that these services continue to be part of Seattle’s DNA.”

Boris Pavlovic, Microsoft

“I truly enjoy helping others, especially when I have the opportunity to combine my volunteering work with some of my passions.” 

David Watkins, Inn at the Market

“I love working in the Market and I am excited to be back on The Market Foundation’s Board as I see and believe in the great work done by many associated with The Market Foundation. Thanks for having me back.”

Ted Youngs, Slalom Consulting


“I have a deep respect for Pike Place Market’s diverse services – from healthcare to childcare to housing to puppeteers – and look forward to the opportunity to be more deeply engaged as a board member.”

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