Board Membership

NCWEDD members are responsible for the overall direction of the agency. NCWEDD members often use their association within the organization to network with one another and collaborate on challenges and success. This becomes a tremendous resource and benefit to our various areas and projects. If your organization would like information or to learn more about the benefits of membership, feel free to contact the EDD at or call 509-888-2383.

NCWEDD Board and Membership Meetings

The Board Annual Planning Retreat is scheduled for Wednesday, January 9, 2018 in Brewster, WA (171A Sunset Drive) from 9 AM to 3 PM.

Upcoming Board meeting on Wednesday, January 9, 2018. This meeting will be held in conjunction with the Board Planning Retreat.

Second Wednesdays from 8:45 - 11:00 AM.
Meetings held at Chelan City Hall Council Chambers (135 E Johnson Ave - Chelan, WA) unless noted otherwise.
Meetings are open to the public.
AGENDA for upcoming meeting: Agenda
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Board of Directors 2019

Executive Committee:
Board Chair - Roni Holder-Diefenbach - Economic Alliance of Okanogan County
Vice-Chair - Jim Huffman - Port of Douglas County
Treasurer - Paul Moore - City of Entiat
Secretary - Lyle Markhart - City of Wenatchee
Board of Director from within Okanogan County - Kurt Danison - City of Tonasket
Board of Director from within Chelan County - Erin McCardle - City of Chelan
Board of Director from within Douglas County - Randy Agnew - City of Rock Island
Board of Director from the Colville Tribes - Ernest Rasmussen - Colville Confederated Tribes
Board of Director representing a Minority - Servando Robledo - City of Chelan
Immediate Past Chair - Carlene Anders - City of Pateros
Board Members:
Chris Branch - Okanogan County
Dennis Brown - City of Tonasket
Don Linnertz - TwispWorks
Jack Anderson - Plug-In NCW
Janet Conklin - City of Bridgeport
Jerrilea Crawford - Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce
Joel Walinski - City of Leavenworth
Keith Soderstrom - Waterville Chamber of Commerce
Matthew Pleasants - Colville Confederated Tribes
Matthew Hepner - City of East Wenatchee
Mia Bretz - City of Leavenworth
Nancy Smith - Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce
Walt Hart - City of Oroville
Rocklynn Culp - Town of Winthrop
Royal DeVaney - City of Waterville
Soo Ing-Moody - City of Twisp
Stacy Luckensmeyer - Wenatchee Valley College Center for Entrepreneurship