Our leadership

The Executive Team and a volunteer Board of Trustees lead Seattle's Union Gospel Mission.

Executive Team

Jeff Lilley — President

Dave Mitchell — Chief Operating Officer

Gary Fast — Senior Vice President of Capital Projects 

Candace Grisdale — Chief Development Officer

Cornelius Lee — Chief Administrative Officer/Vice President of Shared Services

Terry Pallas — Chief Program Officer

Ralph Rowland — Vice President for Community Engagement


Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Bill Aanenson — Chairman
Account Executive — Bonneville Seattle

Craig Chapman — Vice Chairman
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Retired — INRIX 

John Forrest — Treasurer
Tax Shareholder — Sweeney Conrad, P.S.

Ann Klein — Secretary
President — Klein Partners, Inc.

Andre Benjamin — Trustee
Manager — AfterTheResume.com

Ryan Church — Trustee
Senior Director of University Ministries  University Presbyterian Church

Russell Cole — Trustee
President/Chief Client Advisor — Sage Advisors, LLC

Jenny Printz — Trustee
Fundraising Consultant

Kellie Schneider — Trustee
Medical Social Worker — Swedish Hospital Medical Center 

Michael Tutmarc — Trustee
President — Tutmarc Architects

Scott Urie — Trustee
Retired — Washington Air Reps, Inc.

Laney Shorett — Trustee
Loan Originator and Branch Manager — Absolute Mortgage

George Ward — Trustee
Vice President — Aldrich & Associates

Manin Dubois — Advisory
Account Manager — Machine Tools Northwest

Nat Taylor — Advisory
Attorney — Ellis, Li & McKinstry PLLC