Mar 05, 2015
Jane E. Brown joined Lane Powell as counsel to the firm in Seattle. She practiced in Dallas for 15 years, and is licensed in Washington and Texas. Lane Powell has 200 attorneys in Washington, Oregon, Alaska and London.
Joyce F. Jackson received Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women's Carolyn Helman Lichtenberg Crest Award for professional achievements. She is president and CEO of Northwest Kidney Centers.
Mar 04, 2015
The Metropolitan King County Council named Lorinda Youngcourt the county's public defender. She will direct the Department of Public Defense, which provides legal services to indigent defendants and employs 400 people, including 225 attorneys, in Seattle and Kent. Youngcourt was chief public defender for Lawrence County in Bedford, Indiana, and chaired the Indiana Public Defender Council.
Northwest African American Museum said after a national search it has hired Serenity Wise as director of community engagement. Wise has educational and professional experience in the arts and social services here and abroad. She has worked at Christie's in London and Jada Art Gallery in Singapore.
The Bellevue tech company Atigeo named John S. Bliss general counsel and chief privacy officer. He is a “thought leader and strategist” in issues involving law, technology and privacy. Bliss was CEO and founder of Captimo, and also worked at IBM and SRD.
Mar 03, 2015
Carly Summers has joined Van Ness Feldman LLP as an associate focusing on land use, environmental law and water law. She is a litigator and has counseled clients on environmental and natural resource matters. Doug McIntyre has joined as a land use planner. He led the South Kitsap Industrial Area sub-area plan for Bremerton and was a property planner for Boeing. The law firm has offices in Washington, D.C., and Seattle.
Expeditors International of Washington said James L.K. Wang, Asia Pacific president, director and co-founder, will retire as Asia Pacific president in June but will continue to serve as a director through the 2016 annual shareholders' meeting.
Richmond Public Relations is expanding its services to become a wholly integrated public relations and marketing firm that will offer media and strategic communications such as media planning and buying, digital marketing and analytics.