JAWA Lunch With Leaders brings together Washington state leaders and K-12 students in a no-cost, virtual format to inspire students and prepare them for a stronger tomorrow! Leaders share their stories and discuss the skills and qualities necessary to succeed in their field and give advice on how to plan for a rewarding future.

Enjoy the following recordings of past Lunch With Leaders speakers.

The format for each session is a 15-minute presentation from the speaker, and 15 minutes for Q&A. All sessions will have a live American Sign Language interpreter and all recorded sessions are closed captioned.


Felice Presti
Bechtel Deputy Project Director
Hanford Vitrification Plant

Mary Knell
CEO
Wells Fargo PNW

Erin Green
Founder of VentureVise; COO of LOANtuitive

Amber Young
Corporate Sponsorship Specialist
Gesa Credit Union

Esther Richmond
Senior VP
Bank of America

Azmeena Hasham
Executive Director of Public Policy & Community Engagement
Verizon

Gina Steiner
Managing Attorney
Port S’Klallam Tribe

Amy Basche
COO
Hanford Mission Integration Solutions

Eric Cremers
President & COO
Potlatch Deltic

Tasleem Kachra
Senior Program Officer
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Nabra Nelson
Director of Arts Engagement
Seattle Rep

Amelia Ransom
Senior Director of Engagement & Diversity
Avalara

Jen Mueller
Mariners TV & Seahawks radio broadcaster

Ethan Stowell
Nationally renowned Seattle restaurateur & chef