Board of Trustees
Contact the Board
Lori Yonemitsu, Board secretary
Legal power and responsibility for the operation of Shoreline Community College rests with the board of trustees. The trustees establish and review college policies and oversee the general management of funds and properties.
The board is composed of five trustees who are appointed by the governor of Washington and confirmed by the Senate. The trustees represent the public interest and ensure the basic fiscal integrity of the college.
Members of the Board
Tom Lux, Chair
Appointed: November 2013. Trustee Lux recently retired as an administrator with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) union. Lux managed a joint labor/management team of program managers and career advisors that developed training opportunities and assisted Boeing hourly workers with their career paths.
Catherine D'Ambrosio, Vice Chair
Appointed: November 2013. Trustee D'Ambrosio teaches at the University of Washington School of Nursing and is a nursing analyst at Virginia Mason Medical Center. She also operates a home health-care agency serving medically intensive children.
Appointed: March 2010. Trustee Barrett is a retired software executive, a strong supporter of public schools and volunteers at his children's school.
Appointed: December 2005. Reappointed: October 2010. Trustee Liaw has worked for the Shoreline and Seattle school districts, the state Department of Social and Health Services and serves on a number of statewide associations and committees.