Currently, Junior Achievement in Northern Washington (JA NorWA) serves approximately 4,734 students. JA NorWa offers in-school programs for grades K-12 and JA Job Shadows. Junior Achievement in Northern Washington serves students in Snohomish, Whatcom, Island, Skagit, and San Juan Counties.

Phone: 206.226.2603
Senior Director of Development: Carmen Marttila
Whatcom/Island/Skagit Counties Programs &
Snohomish County Programs Contact:
Munira Sheriff – Phone: 206.296.2608

“37 years as a JA volunteer has given me joy in sharing lifelong lessons.”

Pat Hannifin (NORWA volunteer)

JA Northern Washington Board of Directors

Kevin Ruoff– Board Chair
District 4 Asset Protection Manager
Fred Meyer

Ernest Bonasera – Board Co-Chair
Director of Community Account

MJ Bandolon
F&B Manager
Tulalip Resort Casino & Spa

Lori Bellingar
VP Commercial Relations Manager
Banner Bank

Colm Boer
District Manager, Northwest Washington
Wells Fargo Bank

Michael Burke
SVP, Commercial Team Leader
US Bank

Roland King
SVP, Retail Division Manager
Banner Bank

Tracy Osborn
Senior Training Specialist
Peoples Bank

Zac Palmer
Vice President
Fitness Gear + Training (FGT)

Walter Picerno
Ziply Fiber

William S. Reith, CPA, CVA
Chief Financial Officer
Quilceda Creek Vintners, Inc.

Lisa Severn
Director of Food and Beverage
Tulalip Resort & Casino

Pamela Whalley
Education Director
WVU Center for Economic & Financial Ed

Yvonne M. Gallardo-Van Ornam
Executive Director
Craft Beverage Guild of Snohomish County

Natalie Vega O’Neil
CEO & President
Junior Achievement of Washington

Carmen Marttila
Regional Director
Junior Achievement of Washington