Our Leadership

Meet the dedicated leaders who work every day to advance YWCA's mission.

YWCA CEO, Maria Chavez Wilcox, leads our dedicated and diverse executive staff team and board of directors. Seven out of eight executive staff members are women, six are people of color. Our agency is also led by staff who manage the services and systems fundamental to YWCA's work.

Executive Staff

Maria Chavez Wilcox
Chief Executive Officer
Irwin Batara
Chief Human Resources Officer
Kizha Davidson
Chief Communications Officer
Mary Anne Dillon
Executive Director - Snohomish County
Migee Han
Chief Philanthropy Officer
Patricia Hayden
Chief Program Officer
Kris Lambright
Chief Financial Officer
Naho Shioya
Executive Administrative Assistant

Board Of Directors

Vice Chairman & Treasurer, The Bartell Drug Company
Executive Director/Marketing Director, JP Morgan Chase
Founding President and CEO, Center for Children & Youth Justice
Chief Financial Officer, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
President, The Campion Advocacy Fund
President, Chiles & Company Commercial Real Estate Services
Vice President, Human Resources, Nintendo of America Inc.
VP & Relationship Manager, Banner Bank
International Court Consultant and Community Volunteer
Community Volunteer
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, Seattle Children’s
Amazon, Manager, Site Merchandiser— Kindle
Community Volunteer
VP Corp Audit, Internal Governance, The Boeing Company
Consultant, Clinical Professor, UofW School of Dentistry
Sales, Nordstrom
Director, Office of Small Business Development & Labor Compliance, Sound Transit
Professional Development Coach & Consultant
Special Asst. to the VP for Minority Affairs/Vice Provost for Diversity, UofW (Ret)
Consulting Principal, Trillium360
Principal, MosierMcCann
Key Bank, Sr. Vice President & Sr. Relationship Manager
Shareholder, Lane Powell
Partner, Mercer Consulting
Financial Advisor, Cornerstone Advisors
Community Volunteer
Seattle Mariners, Deputy General Counsel
President/CEO, Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union
Owner and Principal, BR Consulting
Shareholder, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
President, Microsoft Philanthropies, Microsoft Corporation
Advisory Council Member, Girl Up, United Nations Foundation
Partner, Pacifica Law Group
Director – Corporate Counsel, Starbucks Coffee Company
Partner, Perkins Coie
CEO & President, DreamBox Learning, Inc.

Staff Managers

Employment Services
KC Chief Program Associate
Digital Advocacy
KC Children & Youth
Corporate & Foundation
SC Admin & Data Services
Information Technology
KC Housing Services
KC Community Resources
Volunteer Services
SC Housing Services
Race & Social Justice
Domestic Violence Services
Political Strategist
KC Permanent Housing
SC Permanent Housing
KC Economic Advancement
Development Operations
Homeless & Vet. Services
SC Community Resources
Marketing Operations
KC Admin Data & Grants
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