Pacific Lutheran University School of Business Executive Advisory Board

The Executive Advisory Board is a non-fiduciary board that meets twice a year, established to provide guidance, support, and assistance to the School of Business. Members of the council have resources, skills, and qualities that advance the School of Business and the Board in:

  • Guiding program direction, strategic growth, and community connections
  • Providing financial support both personally and through corporate connections
  • Participating in networking activities that promote the university’s mission and specifically, that of the School of Business.
  • Supporting the school’s mission by participating on committees based on expertise and interest. These committees meet informally to develop strategies and generate ideas to help the school achieve its objectives.

Recent Alumni Members

Halle Williams, BBA ’16
Culinary Education Specialist
PCC Markets Culinary Division

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Antonio Martinez, MBA ’21
Supplier Quality Specialist

Current Members

Aaron Fossum ’99

EAB Vice Chair
Aaron Fossum, BBA ’99

Sr. Director, Digital Analytics
Norwegian Cruise Line

Kim Lintott ’09 MBA

Kim Lintott, MBA ’09
Director of Finance

Brian Babbitt, BBA ’92
Chief Investment Officer
Financial Insights, Inc.

Molly Hill, BBA ’05
Vice President of Operations
Summit Wealth Management

Mark Foege, BBA ‘86, MBA  ‘99
Transworld Business Advisors of Hawaii

Brian Narramore, BBA ’93
SVP Global Human Resources
Brock Group

Barbara Mead, BBA ’76
CPA/Retired Partner – Moss Adams LLP

Rob Wotton, MBA ’99
Assistant Vice President
Umpqua Bank

Emeritus Members

Neal Arntson ’58

Neal Arntson, BBA ’58
Albina Fuel

John Korsmo ’84

John Korsmo, BBA ’84
John Korsmo Construction, Inc.

Don Morken ’60

Don Morken, BA ’60, MBA ’62
President – Retired
Genesee Investments

William Rogers ’82 MBA

William Rogers, MBA ’82 
President – Retired
Evergreen Staffing

Douglas Saugen ’79

EAB Chair 2013-2015
Douglas Saugen, BBA ’79

Senior Partner – Retired

Colette Taylor

EAB Chair 2015-2018
Colette Taylor
President & CEO / COO
Russell Trust, Russell Investments

EAB Chair 2018-2024
Erik Ogard, CFA, BA ’88

Chief Investment Officer
WealthPlan Group