About Pacific Northwest Chapter

Pacific Northwest Chapter

The geographic area of this Chapter consists of the Pacific Northwest of the United State of America and contiguous areas. Specifically the States of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and the Canadian Provinces of Alberta and British Columbia.


Josy Combs
University of Washington

President Elect
Mark Hnath
Providence St. Joseph Health

Immediate Past President
David Hawkes
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Vanessa Quiroz Hotz
University of Washington

Jennifer Hayes
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Pacific Northwest Chapter Past Presidents

  • 2018-2019: David Hawkes
  • 2017-2018: Cindy Shirley
  • 2016-2017: Lynda Olin
  • 2015-2016: Angela Silva
  • 2007-2008: Gail Ellingson
  • 2005-2006: Bridgett Nickerson-Robles
  • 2003-2005: Nancy Shrope
  • 2002-2003: Wayne McFetridge
  • 1995-1997: Gary Farris