The Team

Meet the Board

The AMA Puget Sound board members are volunteers and serve a minimum of a one-year term, from July to the following June. Each Spring the membership elects a President, President-Elect, Secretary and Treasurer.

Please contact any of our board members with questions or ideas regarding AMA Puget Sound.

Executive Leadership



Michael Stevens (he/him)

Title: VP, Enterprise Growth

Company: Translated

Chief Operations Officer

Makayla Brands (she/her)

Title: Marketing & Branding Coordinator

Company: Propel Insurance

Chief Financial Officer

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Past President

Julie Lichtenberg (she/her)

Title: Co-Owner

Company: Lichtenberg Consulting Group

Business Development

Vice President

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Career Development

Vice President

Lori Jerome

Title: Brand Manager

Company: PABCO Roofing Products


Vice President

Paul Sutton

Title: Co-Founder

Company: Cireson

Design Manager

Gerad Hayward (he/his)

Title: Project Accountant

Company: Howard S. Wright

Digital Events Manager

Rebecca Adler

Title: Coach, Speaker, Marketer, Writer

Company: Becca Adler LLC

Digital Communications Manager

Sara Hayward (she/her)

Title: Digital Marketing Manager

Company: Archbright

Email Manager

Susan Sager

Title: Freelance Marketing Consultant

Company: Essentially Chas

Email Manager

Tracey Morgan

Title: E-Learning Instructional Designer

Company: Sound Transit

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Vice President

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DEI Manager

Eliseo Calixtro Luis

Title: Social Media Coordinator

Company: Elysian Brewing Co

DEI Manager

Janet Durnford (she/her)

Title: Corporate Communications Manager

Company: Global Credit Union


Vice President

Elizabeth Mace (she/her)

Title: Mission-Driven Marketing and Communications Professional

Company: King County, WA


Vice President

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'Office Hours' Event Manager/Host

Cecilia Mathewson (she/her)

South Sound

Vice President

Jenn Adrien

Title: Director of Marketing and Communications

Company: Clover Park Technical College

South Sound Programming Manager

Rachel Costner

Title: Corporate Relations Manager

Company: TRA Medical Imaging


Vice President

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