2020-21 HDSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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TERRY SCHULER

Executive Director

Terry is deeply committed to the ideal of service to others.  She began her career in service at YES; Youth Eastside Services, as the Manager of SUCCESS in the Bellevue Schools. From there she enjoyed a tenure at the School Based Program of Big Brothers Big Sisters of King County and many years as the Director of Columbia Lutheran’s In-Home Care Division.  Following her passion for small business she led the Monroe Downtown Association as Executive director where she gained valuable experience and knowledge of the National Main Street Program. As Executive Director of the HDSA she is committed to Snohomish  and working with the community.  She is energized by team building, volunteer recruitment, designing successful business strategies, and forming sustainable partnerships with community stakeholders.

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INGRID HARTEN

President

Ingrid is the co-owner of Snohomish Bakery and First & Union Kitchen and has been actively involved in the HDSA since 2013.  While she wears many hats as business owner and scientist, Ingrid finds time is her busy schedule to be an active volunteer for events and is currently chair of the Organization Committee.

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PAM JAMES

Vice-President

Pam has been a proud resident of the Historic Downtown Snohomish community since 2018 and has a passion for saving and restoring old historic homes. She is a local Realtor, has a background in accounting, and has experience being on the board and volunteering with local non-profit dog rescues.  Pam has been a board member  since 2019 and is currently Co-chair of the Economic Vitality Committee.

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JUDI RAMSEY

Secretary

Judi Ramsey has been an area resident for 30 years. Owner of the local gift shop, Artisans Mercantile, Judi has been active in HDSA since 2015 on the Promotions Committee where she served as Co-chair, and has been instrumental in putting on the Snohomish Tweed Ride each year. Judi is the current chair of the Promotions Committee and the Events sub-committee.

KAREN SMITH

Treasurer

Karen was recently elected to the board and will tell us more about herself soon.

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FREDERIC GIBBS

Board Member

After 28 years as a systems analyst, technical designer and project manager in the aerospace industry, Frederic (aka Gibbs) retired in 2017 to do his part to save the world, one calm discussion over coffee at a time. Gibbs has been involved with Historic Downtown Snohomish Association since 2010 as a sponsor/fundraiser and volunteer. He is currently a board member and Chair of the Economic Vitality Committee. 

GRANT HARRINGTON

Board Member

Grant grew up in Snohomish attending Central Elementary and Dutch Hill Elementary before moving to Everett in 1986. He has lived in Snohomish County all of my life except for when I attended Western Washington University. He is the Managing Partner and Founder of Snohomish Running Company, which began with the Snohomish River Run in 2012. SRC continues to own and operate large scale running events in Western Washington and now has a retail and club space in downtown Snohomish. He is excited to bring more visitors to the areas through fun events and show people how wonderful Snohomish County is.

BETH BRAUN

Board Member

Beth has been a Snohomish County resident for over 30 years and has passionately supported SnoCo tourism through positions at Edmonds Center for the Arts and the City of Lake Stevens, as well as serving as a board member on the Snohomish County Tourism Board of Directors. Beth has volunteered at the HDSA Summer Wine Walks for several years and is excited to become involved with other aspects of HDSA's mission.