Board of Trustees

The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees provide leadership through policy governance of the college. Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month (October through June) in the Boardroom (West Building, W305A) on LWTech's Kirkland Campus, unless otherwise noted. All Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public, and the college community is always welcome.

2017-2018 Board of Trustees Members

Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month in the Boardroom (West Building, W305A) on LWTech's Kirkland Campus, unless otherwise noted.

  • LWTech Board of Trustee Anne Hamilton


    Anne Hamilton

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    Anne Hamilton

    Anne Hamilton was appointed to the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees in 2013, and served as Board Chair from 2015-216. She is currently Vice President of Content Strategy at Codio. She previously worked as a Principal Content Publishing Manager, Microsoft Press, at the Microsoft Corporation, and as a curriculum adviser for Leadership Eastside. She is the former President and Board Member for the LWTech Foundation, a Microsoft Loaned Executive to United Way of King County, WA in 2010, and a former convener for the Kirkland Nourishing Network. She currently volunteers with HopeLink, Summit Assistance Dogs, and United Way, and she’s a member of the Kirkland Rotary. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in English literature and Native American studies from Colgate University.

  • LWTech Board of Trustee Lynette Jones


    Dr. Lynette D. Jones

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    Dr. Lynette D. Jones

    Dr. Lynette D. Jones was appointed to the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees in 2009. She served as Chair from 2010-2011 and 2016-2017. Trustee Jones is currently a Clinical Informatics Consultant, and founder and Chair of Point and of CareWare.com. She is the former Director of Clinical Informatics at Evergreen Hospital, and is an active member of HIMSS. She holds a Doctorate of Philosophy from the School of Nursing at the University of Washington, a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA), Executive MBA program from the University of Washington, a Master’s of Health Administration/Public Administration from Portland State University, a Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, and is a John A. Hartford MBA Scholar. Trustee Jones is also an author and public speaker.

  • LWTech Board of Trustee Darell Mitsunaga


    Darrell S. Mitsunaga

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    Darrell S. Mitsunaga

    Darrell S. Mitsunaga was appointed to the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees in 2010. He was reappointed 2015, and served as Board Chair from 2013-2014. Trustee Mitsunaga is an Attorney at Law and founding partner of Johns Monroe Mitsunaga Kolouskova, PLLC, a real estate development, land use, and construction law firm based in Bellevue, Wash. He is a former partner of the Reed McClure law firm. Trustee Mitsunaga holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Political Science from the University of Utah, and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Washington. He is a member of the Asian Bar Association of Washington, the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, the King County Bar Association, the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties, and the Washington State Bar Association.

  • LWTech Board of Trustee Bruce Reid


    Bruce J. Reid

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    Bruce J. Reid

    Bruce J. Reid was appointed to the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees in 2005, and reappointed in October 2008 and 2013. He served as Board Chair from 2006-2007, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, and October 2017-present. Trustee Reid is the President and Managing Partner of Moss Bay Properties, LLC; Managing Director of the Reid Family Foundation. He holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Accounting/Finance from the University of Puget Sound, and a Master’s of Science in Taxation from Golden Gate University. He is a former Director, Indirect Tax and Global Tax Policy, Expedia, Inc.; Sr. Director, State Tax and Tax Policy, Microsoft Corporation; Founding Family and Parent Group President, International Community School (Lake Washington School District); Chair and Board Member, Washington Research Council; Board Member, Lake Washington Schools Foundation; Board Member and President, US Lacrosse - Washington Chapter; Board Member and President, Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association; Board Member, Council on State Taxation; Chair, State and Local Tax Committee, Tax Executives Institute.

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    Laura Wildfong

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    Laura Wildfong

    Laura Wildfong was appointed to the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees in 2017. Trustee Wildfong previously served as a Board member of the LWTech Foundation Board of Directors from 2012-2017, as Vice President from 2015-2016 and President from 2016-2017. She served on the LWTech Foundation Scholarship Committee from 2013-2016, and has served as an Advisory Committee member for LWTech’s Environmental Horticulture program since 2012. She is also a member of LWTech’s President’s Advisory Council. Trustee Wildfong owns and operates NW Nurseries Incorporated Wholesale Nursery in Kirkland, Wash. She previously worked as a Program Manager in Systems Management Server and Visual Studio, Developer Division at the Microsoft Corporation. Trustee Wildfong is currently on the board of WALP, Washington Association of Landscape Professionals, King County. Trustee Wildfong holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science from Evergreen State College.