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Shared Strategy Summit

January 26–27, 2005


We are grateful to all those who have helped produce this Summit and continue to work for the health of Puget Sound and its communities.


Special thanks to all our sponsors, many of whom provided not only financial support but lent their advice and expertise in numerable other ways.

Speakers and Issue Experts

Thank you to the nearly 100 speakers, panelists and issue experts who committed to give us their time, insights and expertise on panels, at the podium and in breakout sessions.

Facilitators and Notetakers

Thanks also to our volunteer facilitators and notetakers.
Professional facilitators who gave freely of their time and expertise include:

  • Steve Boyd, MacDonald Boyd & Associates
  • Jon Brock, Policy Consensus Center
  • Craig Fleck, Demeter Matrix Alliance
  • Kay Kelsey Gray, Ph.D., Washington State University Extension
  • Lunell Haught, Haught Strategies
  • Brenda Kramer, Seattle Parks & Recreation
  • Jim Reid, The Falconer Group
  • Janna Rolland, Janna Rolland Consulting
  • Bill Ross, Ross & Associates Environmental Consulting, Ltd.
  • Stephanie Ryan, Demeter Matrix Alliance
  • Bob Wheeler, Triangle Associates

University of Washington graduate students who volunteered their time and enthusiasm include:

  • Alison Agness
  • Susan Albrecht
  • Melissa Amrhein
  • Roma Call
  • Chris Devine
  • Jeremy Fichter
  • Craig Russell
  • Margo Tufts
  • Laura Wilson


A very special thank you goes to each of the following:

  • Krystyna Wolniakowski, our gracious Master of Ceremonies, for setting just the right tone and keeping us all on track.
  • Dan Kowalski, Rolling Bay Works, DVD producer extraordinaire, for bringing fun and inspiration to the process without ever compromising on excellence, and to the artists who donated their work for the DVD.
  • Taylor Pittman, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, for her creativity and energy in creating a welcoming environment that connects us to the heart of this work through the artists and creative exhibits.
  • Shelby Smith, Shared Strategy Intern and Graduate Student at the University of Washington School of Public Affairs, for her organizational and people skills in pulling together the outstanding awards ceremony and watershed group exhibits.
  • Joanie Pop, Stacie Hart, Kelly Carson, Lynn Edwards and all the staff at Event Dynamics, Inc. for their excellent event planning, logistics support and endless patience.
  • Ryan Dosa and his crew at Chase Productions for their boundless energy, state-of-the-art audio visual equipment and superb expertise.

Advisors and Helpers

The following groups provided hours of nits and grits advice and support during the planning of this Summit:

  • The Shared Strategy Development Committee
  • The Shared Strategy Work Group and staff
  • The Puget Sound Technical Recovery Team
  • The Shared Strategy Board of Directors

Artists and Watershed Group Exhibitors

Thank you for adding heart and spirit to this gathering.

Tony Angell

We are most grateful to Tony Angell for donating his beautiful artwork again this year. Thank you with all our hearts, Tony.


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