Dave found his passion for theatre arts on stage and backstage while a student at Wenatchee High School. He graduated from the Murrow College of Communication and spent fourteen years working in various areas of broadcasting. In 1982, Dave began working at the family-owned business doing property management. He retired in 2017.
Dave has served a variety of organizations, including Wenatchee Downtown Association, Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center, Wenatchee Applarians, Apple Blossom Festival, Wenatchee Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Wenatchee, Washington Elks Therapy Program, Murrow College Professional Advisory Board and the WSU Foundation.
Dave is excited to see the Numerica Performing Arts Center (PAC) move into a new phase after its completion of twenty years of providing arts and entertainment for North Central Washington. He is the Numerica PAC board president.
Vice President Mike Salmon
Mike is a native of Wenatchee and a graduate of Washington State University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications specializing in cinematography and business. For the past 42 years he has run a local retail business and been a commercial property owner. Mike is active in the Wenatchee community and has served on many boards and community organizations, including Quest for Economic Development, Garden Terrace, Wenatchee Downtown Association Economic Development Committee and Wenatchee Exchange.
Mike is the vice president of the Numerica Performing Arts Center board and is passionate about its mission “to develop an exceptional center that celebrates the arts and educates, inspires and entertains our community.”
Treasurer Rick Linder
Rick graduated from Central Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration, with a specialization in Accounting and is licensed in the State of Washington as a Certified Public Accountant since 1977. He practiced in the Wenatchee area for over 45 years before retiring in 2020.
Rick is a member of the WSCPA and AICPA professional organizations and has served on numerous non-profit and civic organization boards over the years. He is currently the Treasurer for three different non-profit organizations, including the Numerica Performing Arts Center.
Rick and his wife Susan have two grown daughters and six grandchildren. His hobbies include golf and traveling.
Jessica is the Corporate and External Relations Manager for Numerica Credit Union, the Performing Arts Center’s naming sponsor. In her role, she works with nonprofits, public entities, and local businesses to enhance their financial well-being. She loves connecting people to contacts, products, and services that will help them live well. Prior to Numerica, Jessica spent 20 years in the radio broadcast industry working as a certified radio and digital marketing consultant, program director, and on-air talent.
Jessica loves Wenatchee. She serves on the promotions committee for the Wenatchee Downtown Association, the community council for Children’s Home Society, and the board for the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. She is also secretary of the SAGE executive board.
Passionate about the arts, Jessica once acted, sang, and danced across stages in Seattle, Bellevue, and Leavenworth. While a busy life raising kids flipped that script, she feels at home at the Numerica Performing Arts Center and invites you to join her in support of this vital community asset.
Marlys earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Montana and a master’s degree in English education from Arizona State University. She taught in many schools in several locations during her husband Ford’s 29-year Air Force career. Marlys retired after teaching for 15 years in the English and agriculture departments at Wenatchee Valley College.
Marlys has served on the board of the Literacy Council of Chelan and Douglas Counties and as scholarship chairman of the Wenatchee branch of the American Association of University Women. She is a member of the Women’s Service League of Wenatchee, Bookworms book club, and P.E.O.
Marlys is a long time board member of the Numerica Performing Arts Center who passionately believes that the arts add a critical enriching dimension to our community.
David has been the General Manager and Partner of RESORT RADIO, SUNNY FM, KCSY FM since 2007. Dave also hosts live radio as “Dave In The Morning” 6am to 10am on the station. Dave is celebrating his 45th anniversary in broadcasting in the Wenatchee Valley. He is the previous Sales Manager, General Manager, co-owner and morning personality of KW3 AM/FM, which he and Jim Corcoran started in 1976.
Dave serves as the current Chairman of the Board at the Washington State Association of Broadcasters. He has served as a Wenatchee Applarian since 1988 and was the 2015 Director General of the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival. Dave has served on the Numerica Performing Arts Center board of directors since 2016.
Lisa has lived in Wenatchee for 29 years, originating from the Bay Area in California. She has spent her career working in Human Resources. She was the HR Manager at Dolco Packaging for 16 years and the Executive Director of HR for the Wenatchee School District for 12 years. In 2018 she and her husband, Travis Turner, bought Community Glass Co, and have been running the business together. She was a charter member of the local Human Resource Association (AVHRA) and served on their board for 6 years. She also served on the Washington State Personnel Association’s board as the treasurer for 3 years, and served on the Girls Softball Association (GWGSA) Board. Lisa and her husband have raised their three girls in the Wenatchee Valley and love this community. When she is not busy with her children and running the family business, she enjoys camping, golfing and the performing arts. She holds a BS in Business Administration from Central Washington University.
Kathy joined the Numerica Performing Arts Center (PAC) board in 2018 and is in her second year as board secretary. Until recently, she was in charge of the Numerica PAC monthly Memory Care Movies and hopes that one day — post COVID — she will be able to continue this heartwarming event for our adults with memory loss. Kathy was a member of the Wenatchee Valley Follies Guild for 18 years and is a past board member of Music Theater of Wenatchee. Presently, she is on the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival board of directors and is a third year Jr. Royalty Chaperone. She also serves as a board member for the Wenatchee Valley Enological Society. Kathy is a retired teacher of 38 years from the Wenatchee School District and is enjoying the opportunity to volunteer and spend time with her 6 grandchildren and her husband Bruce.
Robin Hansen is the fourth-generation of her family to grow, pack, and ship apples and cherries in Washington state. After five years as a practicing attorney, she returned to work in the family business, Columbia Fruit Packers, Inc., in Wenatchee. Along with her JD, she also earned her MBA, focusing in agricultural business and trade. She is on the board of directors of U.S. Apple, and serves as a board member of the Numerica Performing Arts Center in Wenatchee. She is also Vice President of the Wenatchee Valley Follies Guild and Children’s Foundation.
She and her husband, Justin, have two children.
Steve is a retired newspaper executive from The (Tacoma) News Tribune and The Wenatchee World and former executive director of Pybus Public Market. He is a graduate of Washington State University and Gonzaga School of Law. He has served on numerous nonprofit boards of directors in Tacoma and Wenatchee.
Steve enjoys serving on the Numerica Performing Arts Center board because he believes that the arts can help make a better person and a better community.
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