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Board of Directors

JAMIE BARTALAMAY
Board CHAIR

Bio coming soon.

DAVID TRAYLOR
Board Treasurer

David Traylor is an artist and landscape architect who creates both real and imaginary gardens.

As landscape architect, his award-winning landscape architectural projects have ranged from large urban design to small private gardens. As a multidisciplinary artist, his work has included painting, sculpture and theater/performance design. His work is shown both regionally and nationally.

In 2005, he established a business services and bookkeeping business that focuses on assisting small non-profit organizations with the stewardship of their hard won and scarce resources.

TRACEY PELTIER
BOARD MEMBER

Bio coming soon.

LAURIE ROBISON
BOARD MEMBER

Bio coming soon.

MELISSA AMRHEIN, M.S. and M.P.A.
BOARD MEMBER

Melissa manages a professional education program for the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture. In the past she taught environmental science to K-12 students and teachers, undergraduate and postgraduate students, and professionals. She has an undergraduate degree in Community, Environment, and Planning and graduate degrees in Forest Resources and Public Administration from the University of Washington. Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, practicing yoga, and exploring the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest. Her daughter Claire is a frequent customer and camper at Seattle ReCreative.

Lauren EXNICIOS
BOARD MEMBER

Lauren works as a corporate attorney for a pharmaceutical company but volunteers extensively within the Seattle community. She is a member of the Junior League of Seattle, volunteers as a pro-bono attorney for the Veterans Consortium, is a Brownie troop leader, and active in her children's school's Parents' Association. Lauren never realized she needed reused art supplies in her life as much as she has since becoming a Girl Scout leader. Children love to create and she loves to help them do so in an ecologically sound way!

Lauren lives in the Greenwood neighborhood with her husband Andrew, and two daughters.  She received her Juris Doctorate from Washington University in St. Louis and is a member of the Washington Bar.  Lauren also holds a BA from Fairfield University, Connecticut in Politics and English.