Chief Financial Officer, CPA
Colleen is the former CEO of Merriman, and serves as the current board chair. She supports the executive team with extensive business and institutional knowledge, as well as overseeing legal matters and managing corporate governance. As CFO, she also maintains the financial well-being of Merriman, and provides strategic financial input on decision-making issues affecting the organization.
She is a native of Tacoma, and holds a business degree in accounting from the University of Washington. She and her husband spend most weekends at their second home in Leavenworth, WA, where they enjoy skiing, snowshoeing, and hiking. They have two college age sons, who often join them for family travel and hiking.