We have three board positions up for election! Below are links to the full description for each open role.
Voting is open now through June 15. Registered chapters members vote here - 2018 Election Ballot. Please note that you must be logged in to vote - click the "Member Login" in the top right to log in with your PMI.org login. Your new board will be announced at the June 19 Annual Business Dinner Meetings.
PMIINW is pleased to present the following candidates:
Marci Gannon – President Candidate
Marci Gannon, PMP and PMI-ACP, has been working in project management for ten years and is currently Director – Project Management at STCU. Marci has obtained her PMP and PMI-ACP certifications and is looking forward to finalizing her studies to obtain her PfMP (Portfolio Management Professional certification). Marci graduated from Gonzaga University with a Master of Art in Organizational Leadership in 2012 and has been a member of the Inland Northwest Chapter of PMI since 2012. While leading a self-managing, high performing team of project managers, Marci provides oversight of the credit union’s project management office and resource management, procedures and templates, project collaboration and portfolio management and training and support.
Marci formerly served on the PMIINW board in the capacity of VP – Operations and would look forward to serving the board and chapter membership in the role of president. In assuming responsibility for the overall functioning of the chapter Marci would seize opportunities to develop and practice senior-level leadership and management skills while working with the other members of the board. In addition to building strong networking relationships with the chapter’s members, Marci would look forward to acting as a liaison between the member, chapter and PMI, most specifically focusing on board team work, collaboration and production to provide maximum value to their members.
When not working, Marci enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, son and two dogs. Marci is an ultramarathon runner and was recently inducted into the Community Colleges of Spokane sports hall of fame for fastpitch softball.
Toni Woodbridge – VP of Education Candidate
Toni Woodbridge is a Project Manager at STCU, a 2.7 billion dollar credit union based in Liberty Lake, WA. Toni has been working in projects at the Credit Union since 2004.
Toni graduated from Eastern Washington University in 2004. She also received her Project Management Professional certification in July of 2013 and her Certified Scrum Master certification in 2015. She has been a member of the Inland Northwest Chapter of PMI since the fall of 2012.
Toni is interested in the position of VP of Education because she believes that with an education you can do anything. She is excited to take on this new adventure and hopes to continue to maintain the great level of educational opportunities the board provides.
In her free time, she likes to spend time with her Husband, Son, Daughter, and their two dogs, binge-watching old TV series, playing games, napping and providing a healthy home for her family.
Deborah Dickerson – VP of Marketing Candidate
Deborah Dickerson has had a digital marketing and IT consulting business for the past 4 years. In 2017, she began a company, Ubeity LLC, committed to supporting organizations creating and executing powerful digital marketing strategies.This includes website development, social media, content development, and email marketing. She has been involved in project management for almost 20 years across many industries and has been a certified PMP since 2004. Deborah has an MBA in sustainable business and lives in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Deborah is proficient in development of emails via MailChimp and maintenance of subscriber databases. She has created and executed social media strategies utilizing Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. She also has experience developing and maintaining websites on a variety of platforms including WordPress, Weebly, and WIX. Deborah has managed a variety of budgets for projects, IT departments and smaller organizations such as homeowners associations. Deborah is committed to continually learning this digital marketplace as it is ever changing.
When she's not working you can find her swimming or paddling in Lake Pend Oreille in the summer and enjoy the skiing at Schweitzer in the winter. She is also active volunteering at her church and other non-profits.
Holly Hanna – VP of Membership Candidate
Holly Hanna is a certified Project Manager since 2016 and recently passed her test for my Agile certification. She has been a member of the Inland Northwest Chapter since Fall of 2015. Holly is currently working through Volt as a Product Owner at Avista and is enrolled at Capella University completing her BS in Business with a specialization in PM. Prior to working for Avista, she worked for People to People Ambassador Programs for 12 years. Holly's final position was the Marketing and Operations Manager for Leadership Programs.
Holly has experience working with database management, marketing, data analytics, email management systems, campaign development, and deployment. One idea that she is excited to work on for Membership is to expose college students interested in PM to our local PMI chapter.
With her spare time, she enjoys time outdoors with her husband on their 16-acre farm in Medical Lake. They raise chickens, throw balls for dogs, provide refuge for discarded Easter rabbits, walk cats and garden.