About Us

Seattle CityClub is a nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization improving the civic health of the Puget Sound region by providing programs that bridge politics, sectors, and generations to inform and engage residents and community leaders. Every year, Seattle CityClub programs serve over 4,000 Puget Sound residents in-person, and an additional 26,000 residents through social media and website content.

What We Stand For

Passionate Non-Partisanship

Civic dialogue that reflects our community’s diverse political ideologies, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Infusing diversity, equity, and inclusion into every aspect of our organization, from strategic planning to programming.

Leader Access + Accountability

Active exchange of ideas that foster accountability and engagement between residents, experts and policymakers.

Respectful Conversation

Lively and respectful forums that cultivate open and civil debate.

Connection + Collaboration

Partnerships that bring together people and ideas to address critical issues.

Our Board Members

  • Eric Berlinberg, Amazon
  • Carla Carrell, Comcast
  • Ajay Chakrapani, DigiSignals
  • Michael Cheever, College Success Foundation
  • Aran Church, King County Housing Authority (Treasurer)
  • Liz Findley, Getty Images
  • Andrew Gabel, Lane Powell PC
  • Eric Garcia, Oisin Biotechnologies
  • Chris Guizlo, The Fearey Group (President)
  • Karin Huelsbeck, Virginia Mason Foundation
  • Jill Jackson, Monument Advocacy
  • Andrew Steen, Davis Wright Tremaine
  • Jay Yovanovich, KING 5

Honorary Board Members

  • Kay Gabriel, Weyerhaeuser (retired)
  • Maria McDaniel, City of Seattle

Interested in joining the Seattle CityClub board of directors? You are invited to fill out the form below to be considered for membership.

Our Staff

  • Alicia Crank, Executive Director
  • Jeff Carter, Program Specialist
  • Sarah Hill, Development Coordinator
  • Rina Abbott, Program Coordinator
  • Cam Williams Bernhardt, Development Director