The Board is the governing body of the WCTA.  It is made up of executives that are elected from member companies. Board members serve staggered three-year terms and meet quarterly. Steve Gerritson of the Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County is the Board Chair. Kirt Montague of Plum Energy is the Past Chair. Steve Klein is the Vice Chair.

Steve Gerritson, Economic Development Council of Seattle and King CountySteve Gerritson | Chair*
Executive Vice President
Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County

Steve Klein | Vice Chair*
General Manager
Snohomish PUD

Kirt Montague | Immediate Past Chair*
Chief Executive Officer
Plum Energy, LLC

Bill McSherry, The Boeing CompanyBill McSherry | Past Chair*
Vice President, State and Local
The Boeing Company

David Allen | Chair Emeritus*
Executive Vice President

Russ Weed, UniEnergy TechnologiesRuss Weed | Secretary*
Vice President, Business Development & General Counsel
UniEnergy Technologies

Craig Husa, 3TIER

Craig Husa | Treasurer*
Chief Executive Officer
Husa Consulting




Maggie Brown, APCO WorldwideMaggie Brown | Chair, Membership Committee*
Senior Vice President/Managing Director
APCO Worldwide

Thom Kroon | Chair, Events Committee*
Chairman & CEO
Thomas James International

Daniel Malarkey, Washington State Department of CommerceDaniel Malarkey | Chair, Government Affairs Committee*
Vice President for Business Development and Public Policy
1Energy Systems, Inc.

Gail Twelves, Twelves UnlimitedGail Twelves | Chair, Marketing Committee*
Twelves Unlimited

Steve-NicholesSteve Nicholes
Executive Vice President
MacDonald-Miller Facility Solutions

David Benson*
K&L Gates

Jon Kroman
Law Office of Jonathan Kroman, PLLC




Susan Betcher, Perkins CoieSusan Betcher*
Partner | Firmwide Co-Chair, Cleantech Industry Practice Group
Perkins Coie, LLP

William Einstein, Puget Sound EnergyWill Einstein
Director of Community and Business Services
Puget Sound Energy

Curt Kirkeby, AvistaCurt Kirkeby
Sr. Electrical Engineer – Technology Strategy

Jim Mothersbaugh, President and CEO, WaterTectonicsJim Mothersbaugh
Chief Executive Officer

John Gardner, Bainbridge Graduate InstituteJohn Gardner
Dean of Academic Affairs
Bainbridge Graduate Institute

Stan Gent, Seattle Steam CompanyStan Gent
President & CEO
Seattle Steam Company



Tom Redd, ReklaimTom Redd*
Reklaim, Inc.

Don Nielsen, Light DoctorDon Nielsen
Lumenal Lighting, LLC

Herb Pearse, Eco-TecHerb Pearse
Eco-Tec, Inc.

Daniel-Schwartz, Clean Energy Institute, University of WashingtonDr. Daniel Schwartz
Director, Clean Energy Institute
University of Washington

Callie Ridolfi, EcoFABCallie Ridolfi
Managing Director
Ridolfi, Inc.

Anson Fatland, WAshington State UniversityAnson Fatland, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Economic Development and External Affairs
Washington State University

Robin Toth
Director of Business Development
Greater Spokane Inc.



David Curry, Demand Energy NetworksDave Curry
President & CEO
Demand Energy

jud_virdenJud Virden*
Associate Laboratory Director for the Energy and Environment Directorate

Richard LockeRichard Locke
Executive Director, Office of Economic Development and Competitiveness
Washington State Department of Commerce

StephanieWrightStephanie Wright
Council Chair
Snohomish County Council


Maud Daudon
President & CEO
Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce



Pascal Storck
Global Director
3Tier by Vaisala


*Indicates Executive Committee


Find the Washington Clean Technology Alliance Board Member Agreement here.

Events & Meetings