Melike Alpay

Melike Alpay

Melike Alpay was born in Berlin, Germany, and grew up in Istanbul, Turkey. Melike has an undergraduate degree from Istanbul University School of Law, holds an LL.M. degree from University of London, and has over 10 years of professional experience both in London and...
Emily Arnsdorf

Emily Arnsdorf

Emily has lived in Colorado, Mexico and California before calling Seattle home since 2011. After serving many years as a Director of Scientific and Grant Strategy for a life science company, Emily transitioned to working as a consultant in the life sciences industry,...
Erin Azose

Erin Azose

Erin Azose was born and raised in the Seattle area. Erin currently lives on Mercer Island with her husband & two girls, Emily and Rachel. She attended the Art Institute of Seattle where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design. While at the Art...
Nikki Baidwan-Piplani

Nikki Baidwan-Piplani

Nikki Baidwan-Piplani grew up in India, moving around the country as part of her father’s military career. She moved to New York City with her husband in 1999 and to Mercer Island in 2006. Nikki has an MBA from Kurukshetra University in India and an MS in Information...
Jeanne Ballot

Jeanne Ballot

Born in New York, Jeanne Ballot grew up in Barrington, IL, a Chicago suburb, moved to Seattle in 2005 and to Mercer Island in 2010. Jeanne is married to Kevin Millison and is the proud stepmother of two college students, mom of two middle schoolers, and pseudo-mom for...
Carolyn Balousek

Carolyn Balousek

Carolyn Balousek was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area.  She moved to Seattle in 2007.  She is currently working at Google as a technical recruiter in the Seattle office and has been with the company since 2003.  Prior to working at Google,...
Robyn Baron

Robyn Baron

Robyn Baron moved to Mercer Island in 2012 with her husband and three children. She grew up as the only child of an Air Force family, living all over the world, returning “home” to Washington State in 1994 to be close to her extended family. Robyn graduated with a...
Anne Blackburn

Anne Blackburn

Anne Blackburn currently serves on the boards of the Hopkins Center for the Arts at Dartmouth College and the Haring Center at the University of Washington. The Haring Center is an institution that promotes educational inclusion through research, teaching models and...
Catherine Booms

Catherine Booms

Catherine grew up in Minneapolis, MN and has loved living in Seattle since 2007. She works part-time as a hospitalist physician at EvergreenHealth and full-time as a mother to two young boys. After graduating from Cornell University, Catherine worked in health care...
Alyson Burks

Alyson Burks

Aly hails from New Canaan, Connecticut.  She has lived in the Seattle area for 11 years in Belltown, Magnolia, and, most recently, on Mercer Island, where she strives for balance in the family/work/life trifecta with four children, a husband and small business....