Heritage University is governed by a Board of Directors, made up of community leaders from the Yakima Valley and across the United States. The Directors generously volunteer their time and resources to ensure the success of Heritage projects and initiatives. Their guidance and varied expertise has been instrumental to our growth as a university.
2015-2016 Board of Directors
Nordic Tugs Inc.
Portland State University
Farmer/Yakima County Commissioner (retired)
Mimi Gardner Gates
Seattle Art Museum (Director Emerita)
University of Washington (retired)
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Pasco School District
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital (retired)
Elizabeth M. McGree
JEM Development Real Estate, Inc.
The Holland, Inc.
Stokes, Lawrence, Velikanje, Moore & Shore
Rick Pinnell, Chairman
Business Owner (retired)
Tiin-ma Logging Co.
White Swan, WA
Yakama Nation Department of Natural Resources
Dr. Roy Simms
Yakima Pediatrics Associates
Mt. Adam School District
Dr. Richard Twiss
Cardiologist/Yakima Heart Center (retired)
Alegria & Company, P.S.
Healthcare Policy Consultant