Board of Directors


Executive Board

George Brady, Chair

Cascade Biological Supply, Pateros

South County Representative #1

Lalena Johns, 1st Vice Chair

Clerk of the Board

County Commissioner Representative #2

Dr. Erik Swanson, 2nd Vice Chair

Omak School District Superintendent

At Large #1 Representative

Lael Duncan, Secretary

Community Action Council, Okanogan

North County Representative #1

Vacant,   Treasurer

 Central County #1 Rep

Kurt Danison, Past Chairman

Highland Associates

City Representative #1

Board Members

Chris Branch

County Commissioner #1

Jon Culp

City of Okanogan Council

City Representative #2

Anna Marie Dalbey

Coldwell Banker

South County #2

Alan Fisher

 CEO Mid-Valley Hospital

Central County #2 Rep

Maria Lassila

 Omak Chamber/Omak & Mirage Theaters

OCTC Representative

Jessica Loe

Colville Tribal Casino

Colville Tribal Federal Corp Rep.

Arnie Marchand

Oroville VIC

North County Representative #2

David Gottulla

Winthrop  Chamber of Commerce

Methow Valley #2 Representative

Chris O’Neil

Colville Fuels

Nespelem/Coulee Dam Area Rep. #2

Ted Piccolo

Image Communications & Consulting

Nespelem/Coulee Dam #1 Rep.

Ernie Rasmussen

Colville Tribal Planning

Colville Tribe Representative

Vicki Turner

Wenatchee Valley College

At Large #2

Izze Jennings

Methow Arts Alliance

Arts Community Representative

Sally Ranzau

Mayor of Winthrop

Methow Valley #1 Representative


Community Financial Institution

The make-up of the Economic Alliance Board of Directors consists of:
2 from each of the 5 areas of the county (North County, Central County, South County, Grand Coulee/Nespelem area, and the Methow Valley)
1 representative from the Colville Confederated Tribes
1 representative from Colville Tribal Enterprise Corporation
2 Okanogan County Commissioners representatives
2 City representatives
1 NCW Business Loan Fund representative
1 Okanogan County Tourism Council representative
1 Arts community representative
2 At-large positions

Roni Holder-Diefenbach, Executive Director
Carolyn Davis, Administrative Assistant