Board of Trustees

The volunteer board of trustees, made up of medical, business, civic and patient leaders, governs Northwest Kidney Centers.


Raj Mehrotra, MD, Chair
University of Washington

Chris Seel, Vice Chair
PricewaterhouseCoopers


Richard Bloch
Business Learning Inc.


Jenn Brenner
World Vision


Kristi Gaudreau
Retired


Rick Greaves
Retired


Lara Macklin
Seattle Children’s


Meredith Mathews, MD
Retired


Rex Ochi, MD
Polyclinic


Mark J. Ostrow
RK2 Advisory LLC


Doug Ross
University of Washington


Russ Stepp
Stepp Consulting Inc.


Michael Sutters, MD
Virginia Mason Medical Center

Northwest Kidney Centers is profoundly grateful for the distinguished service of board members whose leadership terms are ending.


Rich Bloch

  • 12 years on Foundation Board
  • 2 years as chair of the Foundation Board
  • 7 years on Board of Trustees
  • 2 years as chair of the Board of Trustees

Cyrus Cryst, MD

  • 9 years on the Board of Trustees
  • 20 years on the Foundation Board
  • 2 years as chair of the Foundation Board

Lisa Florence, MD

  • 12 years on the Board of Trustees
  • 2 years as Board Chair

Brian Forcum

  • 9 years on the Foundation Board
  • 2 years as chair of the Foundation Board

Jim Liming

  • 8 years on the Foundation Board
  • 1 year as Foundation Board Vice Chair

Charleen Tachibana, DNP, MN, RN, FAAN

  • 7 years on the Board of Trustees
  • Chair of Compliance Committee
  • 6 years on the Employee Scholarship Committee

Senior Council


Frank Baker
Jack Cole
Lisa Florence, MD
Craig Goodrich
Gary Houlahan

Steve Huebner
Lucy Isaki
Michael R. Kelly, MD
Charles Kimbrough
Burton Orme, MD

Dennis Popp
Clint Randolph
Jean Rolfe
Henry “Ned” Turner
David Wilde