Heritage University is governed by a Board of Directors made up of community leaders from the Yakima Valley and across the United States. The Directors generously volunteer their time and resources to ensure the success of Heritage projects and initiatives. Their guidance and varied expertise has been instrumental to our growth as a university.
2017-2018 Board of Directors
Portland State University
Mimi Gardner Gates
Seattle Art Museum (Director Emerita)
Yakama Nation Department of Natural Resources
Dr. Roy Simms
Yakima Pediatrics Associates
Grandview School District
John I. Haas
University of Washington (retired)
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Pasco School District (retired)
Stokes Lawrence Law
Alegria & Company, P.S.
E. Arlen Washines
Yakama Nation Higher Education Programs
Toppenish, WA 98948
Healthcare Policy Consultant
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital (retired)
Elizabeth M. McGree
JEM Development Real Estate, Inc.