Board of Directors

The Academy Board of Directors are local entrepreneurs and business professionals. Representing diverse industries, board members are typically CEO’s of prominent companies. Board members contribute a minimum of $1,200 annually to support the program as well as volunteer their time and expertise. Board members offer fellow internships and serve as mentors and advisors.

If you are interested in becoming a board member, please contact Linda Chock at

Director Company Email
Paul Bingaman Natoma Systems, Inc. View bio
Chris Chediak Weintraub Tobin View bio
Ken Crittendon* Ken Crittendon & Associates View bio
Gary Doerr Blooms of Bressingham, N.A. View bio
James Goodchap Goodchap Brand Identity View bio
Robert Gregoire CEO, CxORE
Joy Hermsen* Nimble Training, LLC View bio
Buddy Hubbert CEO, Public Consulting Group View bio
Gary Hudson Hudson & Associates View bio
Doug Milner* Strategic Acquisition Advisors – Managing Partner View bio
Chad Morris* CM Home Loans, Inc.
Tony O’Donnell Moss-Adams LLP View bio
Corley Phillips Serial Entrepreneur View bio
Chris Soderquist New Energy Assets View bio
Scott Syphax* Nehemiah Corporation of America View bio
John Walter* New Energy Assets View bio

*denotes alumnus