The Northwest Entrepreneur Competition is supported by an advisory board of dedicated community members representing institutions of higher learning, financial and in-kind sponsors as well as organizations who are passionate about the success of our region's entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Led by NEC Director Sinead Voorhees, the advisory board works to continuously improve the competition for students, teams, judges and the community.
2017-2018 advisory board
Sinead Voorhees, Whitworth University
Mike Allen, Community Colleges of Spokane
Ryan Arnold, North Idaho College
Meagan Garrett, BrandVenture Consulting
David Gorton, Eastern Washington University
Cole Kelly, Gonzaga University
Maxine Lammers, Whitworth University
Dr. Marie Mayes, Washington State University
George Tanner, University of Idaho
Dr. Bruce Teague, Eastern Washington University
Steve Trabun, Avista Utilities
Tara Tucker, Whitworth University
Charlie Wolff, SDS Realty