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Washington State University
Power Breakfast Carson College of Business

Previous Speakers

Fall 2019 Speakers

Darren Alger
Unify Consulting

Kyle Smith
WSU Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Wendy Turner-Williams
VP, Information Management & Strategy

Lisa Young
Managing Director of Corporate Partnerships
Seattle Seahawks

Spring 2019 Speakers

Lisa Brown
Commerce Director
Washington State

Tyler Lafferty
Serial Entrepreneur

Dale Silha
Vice President Energy & Technical Services

Fall 2018 Speakers

Ann Ardizzone
Supply Chain Vice President
Alaska Airlines

Dan Spaulding
Chief People Officer
Zillow Group

Megan Hansen
Senior Vice President of People
MOD Pizza

Cole Morgan
CEO and Co-Founder
Snap! Raise

Previous Speakers

Mullaney-ThumbnailFall 2017
Susan Mullaney
Kaiser Permanente Washington

Jackson-ThumbnailFall 2016
Brad Jackson
CEO & Co-Founder

Fall 2015
Dr. Chip Hunter
WSU Carson College of Business

DickBorgmanFall 2014
John McAdam
President, CEO, and Director
F5 Networks, Inc.

DickBorgmanFall 2013
Dick Borgman
Chairman and CEO
Les Schwab Tire Centers

GrangerCobbFall 2012
Granger Cobb
President and CEO
Emeritus Senior Living

PhyllisCampbellFall 2011
Phyllis J. Campbell
Pacific Northwest, JPMorgan Chase

JoniEarlbFall 2010
Joni Earl
Sound Transit

ThomasFritz-smSpring 2010 (Spokane)
Thomas M. Fritz
Inland Northwest Health Services

ElsonFloyd-smSpring 2010
Elson S. Floyd
Washington State University

EricSpangenberg-BWFall 2009
Eric R. Spangenberg
Dean and Maughmer Freedom Philosophy Chair
WSU College of Business

Baseler-thumbSpring 2009 (Spokane)
Ted Baseler
President and CEO
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

TodLeiweke-bwFall 2008
Tod Leiweke
CEO, Seattle Seahawks
President, First & Goal Inc.

jeff_pinneo-thumbSpring 2008 (Spokane)
Jeff Pinneo
Horizon Air

colleen_brown-thumbWinter 2008
Colleen B. Brown
President and CEO
Fisher Communications, Inc.

ayer-thumbFall 2007
Bill Ayer
Alaska Air Group, Inc.

jewell-thumbWinter 2007
Sally Jewell
President and CEO

gilkey-thumbWinter 2006 (Spokane)
Harold B. Gilkey
Chairman and CEO
Sterling Financial Corporation

herbold-thumbFall 2006
Bob Herbold
Executive VP and COO (retired)
Microsoft Corporation

Kovacevich-thumbSpring 2006
Richard Kovacevich
Chairman and CEO
Wells Fargo & Company

speaker-Carson-thumbFall 2005
Scott E. Carson
Executive Vice President, Sales
Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Nordstrom-thumbWinter 2005
Blake Nordstrom
Nordstrom, Inc.

Killinger-thumbFall 2004
Kerry Killinger
President, Chair, and CEO
Washington Mutual