Close Menu


Office of the President

Beck A. Taylor

President's Cabinet

Kenneth M. Brown
Chief Information Officer & Director, Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Forrest H. Buckner
Dean of Spiritual Life & Campus Pastor

Timothy W. Demant
Director of Athletics

Dolores J. Humiston
Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Lorna Hernandez Jarvis
Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Vice President for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Scott A. McQuilkin
Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Luz I. Merkel
Associate Vice President for Finance & Administration

Gregory A. Orwig 
Vice President for Admissions & Financial Aid

Lawrence K. Probus
Vice President for Finance & Administration

Rhosetta R. Rhodes
Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

Caroline J. Simon
Provost and Executive Vice President

Board of Trustees

Rev. Dr. Peter B. Barnes
Senior Pastor, First Presbyterian Church
Winston-Salem, N.C.

James S. Bennett, Jr., '89
President/CEO, Luvo Wealth Advisors
Bellevue, Wash.

Mark J. Benson
Vice President of Public Affairs
PotlatchDeltic Corporation

Charles L. Boppell, '65
Retired President & CEO, Worldwide Restaurant Concepts
Rancho Mirage, Calif.

Jeremiah Case, '01
Senior Director of External Reporting, Nike, Inc.
Beaverton, Ore.

Scott C. Chandler, '85
Managing Partner, Franklin Court Partners, LLC
Littleton, Colo.

Randy E. Clark
Chairman of the Board, Farmer Brothers, Inc.
Whitworth Volunteer

Clark Donnell
President & CEO, Offshore Consulting
Oak Harbor, Wash.

Travis Downs III, '85
Partner, Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd, LLP
San Diego, Calif.

Rev. Dr. Scott Dudley
Senior Pastor, Bellevue Presbyterian Church
Bellevue, Wash.

Dr. Philip Eaton, '65
President Emeritus, Seattle Pacific University
Pasadena, Calif.

Andrew Erickson '84
Partner, Washington Fruit and Produce Co.
Yakima, Wash.

Dr. David J. Flesher, '81
Surgeon, Orthopedic Associates
Oklahoma City, Okla.

Nicholas F. Fowler
Owner, Orion Ventures, LLC
Albany, Ore.

Rev. Nancy Trumble Fox
Parish Associate, National Presbyterian Church, Washington, D.C.
Bethesda, Md.

Alycia A. Gebbers
Gebbers Farms
Brewster, Wash.

Rev. Robyn Hogue, '77
Senior Pastor
Skyline Presbyterian Church
Tacoma, Wash.

Gary J. Hopkins, '77
President & CEO, George C. Hopkins Construction
Glendale, Calif.

John Kaites
Owner, Global Securities Innovative Strategies (GSIS)

Brian Kirkpatrick
Retired CFO, T-Mobile USA
Bonney Lake, Wash.

Andrea Lairson, '81
Self-Employed Attorney in Private Practice
Redmond, Wash.

Octavio J. Morales, Sr.
Senior Vice President of Administration/Operations, Tierpoint
Liberty Lake, Wash.

Dr. David G. Myers, '64
John Dirk Werkman Professor of Psychology, Hope College
Holland, Mich.

Dr. David M. Nelson, '71
Professor of Economics, Western Washington University
Founder and President, Finance & Resource Management Consultants, Inc.
Bellingham, Wash.

Walter M. Oliver, '67
Retired Senior VP-HR/Administration, General Dynamics Corp.

Rev. Gayle B. Parker
Pastor, The Spring
Tempe, Ariz.

Rev. Dr. Eric Peterson, '85
Senior Pastor, Colbert Presbyterian Church
Colbert, Wash.

L. Denice Randle, '07
Regional Director of College Readiness, Summit Public Schools

Dr. Jennifer V. Ratcliffe, '86
Physician & Medical Director, Advanced Fertility Associates Medical Group
Santa Rosa, Calif.

Andy Robblee, '95
President, Six Robblees', Inc.

Kenneth M. Roberts, '68
Chief Investment Strategist, Palouse Capital Management

Rev. John Sowers, '88
Senior Pastor, First Presbyterian Church

Anne McCulloch Storm, '74
Community Volunteer
Newport Beach, Calif.

Dr. Beck A. Taylor
President, Whitworth University

Jason Thackston, '92 (Chair)
Senior Vice President for Energy Resources, Avista Corp.

Kevin Thompson
President & CEO, Solarwinds, Inc.
Austin, Texas

Rev. Dr. Mark Toone
Senior Pastor, Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church
Gig Harbor, Wash.

Terri R. Wilson, '78
Retired Vice President of Operations, Spokane Teachers Credit Union
Tucson, Ariz.