Board Members

Burreson, Michelle
The Boeing Company

Hannigan, Mick
Hexcel Burlington

Hodgman, Robert
WA State Dept. of Transportation

Kidd, Steve

Larsen, Andrew
Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition (PNDC)

Larsen, Marci
Mukilteo School District

Mason, Chelsea
Aerospace Machinists District 751

Nichols, Frank (Co-Chair)
Silicon Forest Electronics

Oremus, Donneta
Marysville School District

Pierce, Kairie
Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Schmidt, Jay (Co-Chair)
Silicon Forest Electronics

Strickland, Lynn
Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC)

Timmermans, Toon
Timmermans Corp.

Uptagrafft, Bob
Global Aero Ventures

Urbanchock, Walter
Aerojet Rockedyne

Weaver, Matthew
Fiberglass Supply

people at board meeting

Roles & Responsibilities of Advisory Members

Working toward common goals such as maintaining and growing a highly skilled and technically proficient aerospace and advanced materials manufacturing labor force.

Sharing ideas about education and training related to aerospace and advanced materials manufacturing issues.

Knowledge, skills and expertise regarding the industry.

Guidance, advice, time and leadership allowing the work of the Center of Excellence to move forward.

Energy and leadership ensuring that the activities of the Center of Excellence will reflect industry needs and concerns at a regional and state level.

Industry and educational partners in Washington state

This Advisory Board may be an opportunity for you. If you are interested in learning more about what we do, you may wish to join us at an upcoming meeting.

Questions? Call Kelsey Sanderson 425-388-9454

AMCAT is open to all who want to attend, with stakeholders that include SBCTC/Colleges, Industry, Workforce and Secondary (CTE) and is designed to share best practices, insights, forecasting and resources to all interested parties.