Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Computer Teacher for Kindergarten
and First Grade
Colorado State University, Masters of Science in
Computer Information Systems, 1985
University of Washington, Bachelor of Arts in Business (Accounting), 1977
1990 to present – Newport Children’s School
1985 to 1989 – Seafirst Bank
1981 to 1984 – Regional CPA firm in Denver
1977 to 1981 – Washington State Revenue
CPA, Washington and Colorado
Favorite Children’s Book(s):
Book of Virtues by William Bennett
Thomas the Tank Engine by Rev W. Audry
Married with two children, ages 16 and 15. Wife is a trademark attorney. Born and raised in the Seattle area.
Little league baseball coach, skiing with my children, gardening, bird hunting.
When we adults think of children, there is a simple truth which we ignore; Childhood is not preparation for life; childhood is life. A child isn’t getting ready for living; a child is living. The child is constantly confronted with the nagging question: “What are you going to be?” Courageous would be the youngster who, looking the adult squarely in the face, would say, “I am not going to be anything; I already am.
—Professor T. Rapaldi, Notes on an Unhurried Journey