The Pacific Northwest Chapter has elected new leaders for the term beginning November 1, 2020 through October 31, 2022.
Lucy Baraquio, RDI, is Chapter president. She is vice president, CallisonRTKL Inc., Seattle, and a Professional member of the Institute since 2018. “My goals will be centered on supporting all members and partners in developing their capacity to respond to the new realities of doing business in today’s retail world,” Baraquio explaind. “In doing so, I hope to foster a sense of optimism about the tremendous opportunities ahead.”Elizabeth (Tobi) Tobin Wray, RDI, is vice president. She is the owner of Design Well Spent Company, Monroe, Wash., joining the Institute as a Professional member earlier this year. Jared Pearce, RDI, was re-elected Chapter secretary. He is experience design manager of REI, Kent, Wash. He joined the Institute in 2013 as a Professional member. Jenny Trieu is the Chapter’s new treasurer. She is finance manager of Teague, Seattle. She joined the Institute as an Allied member earlier this year.
Due to the novel coronavirus/Covid-19, the Retail Design Institute has waived membership fees and dues through May 31, 2021 for new members. Stay informed, stay connected and receive all the benefits of Retail Design Institute membership through May 31, 2021. Please use discount code 2020free when signing up. *All prospective members will be vetted according to the Institute's stated membership criteria.