AFA's Board of Directors sets a high standard for representation of the aerospace industry in Washington state.

 

Board members are senior leaders at major aerospace employers complemented by representatives of economic developers, support services, and aerospace communities across the state. 

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LEADERSHIp

AFA Chair

​Executive Committee

ALEX PIETSCH

Executive Director - Office of Corporate Engagement 

Washington State University

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AFA Vice Chair

​Executive Committee

Lynnette Muenzberg

Owner and Marketing Director

TLG Aerospace

John Theisen, President & CEO, Orion

AFA Secretary

Executive Committee

BEN HEMPSTEAD

Mechanical Engineering Lead & Chief of Staff

Electroimpact

Former Board Chair

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AFA Treasurer

Executive Committee

VANESSA OVIATT

Senior Manager

R&D Tax Services

Moss Adams

Bill McSherry, Past AFA Chair, Vice President State & Local and Corporporate Citizenship, The Boeing Company

Executive Committee

bill mcsherry

VP, Government Operations

Boeing Commercial Airplanes

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Executive Committee

DAVE DICKSON

 

Director - Defense Strategy

GKN Aerospace 

Former Board Chair

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Executive Committee

rosemary brester

President 

Hobart Machined Products, Inc.

John Monroe, CFO, Economic Alliance of Snhomish County

​Executive Committee

John monroe

Exec. VP & Co-founder

TMD Technical Solutions

Former Board Chair

Tim Kirk, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Toray Composites

Executive Committee 

TIM KIRK

VP Aerospace Sales

Toray Composites

Former Board Chair

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AFA Staff

EMILY WITTMAN

 

President & CEO

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AFA Staff

MISHA LUJAN

 

AFA Director of

Cluster Initiatives 

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AFA Staff

TRENT HOUSE

AFA Government Relations 

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Board Member

mike brown

 

President

Aero-Plastics, Inc.

Board Member

megan

ouellette

 

Managing Director  Government Affairs

Alaska Airlines

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Board Member

DAVID KEIMIG

Sr. VP, Operations Support, Safety, Quality & OpEx

Aviation Technical Services

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Board Member

GARRY CLARK

President & CEO 

Economic Alliance Snohomish County

Suzanne Dale-Estey, President & CEO, Economic Development Council of Seattle & King County

Board Member

Bruce Kendall

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Board Member

Brant mayo

Bill McSherry, Past AFA Chair, Vice President State & Local and Corporporate Citizenship, The Boeing Company

Board Member

Walter maas

Attorney

Shareholder & Chairman Business and Finance Department

Karr Tuttle Campbell

Todd Banks, President & General Manager, Kenmore Air

Board Member

todd banks

President & General Manager

Kenmore Air

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Board Member

JERRY CHASE

President & CEO 

Orion Industries

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Board Member

Nate Caminos

 Director, Government Relations

Port of Seattle

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Board Member

Jon Evans

SVP of Business Development
Strategy and R&D

SEKISUI Aerospace

David Beyer, President, Everett Community College

Board Member

Todd Woodard

Director

Marketing, Public Affairs

Spokane International Airport

Board Member

brady olason

Senior Director – Experience Design

Teague

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Board Member

Randy Hodgins

VP Government Affairs

University of Washington

Board Member Emeritus

bob drewel

Former Snohomish County Executive Director

& Chancellor, retired

Washington State University