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Club and Foundation Board of Directors

Sam Faggiano, Past Club President and Foundation President

Bio: Sam, who has been a member of Exchange since 1991, is an attorney with the City of Spokane Legal Department. He has previously served as President of the Club and the Foundation, as well as being on the board of trustees of both. He enjoys camping and fishing, along with many outdoor activities with his children.

Term of Office: Sam will serve in these positions until July 1, 2017.

Brandon Kerr - Club President

Bio: Brandon, who joined the Exchange Club in 2012, previously served on the Club Board of Directors. He is a Branch Manager for Inland Northwest Bank.

Term of Office: Brandon will serve as Club President until July 1, 2017 when he will become Past President and Foundation President.


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Adam Little, Club President-Elect

Bio: Adam joined Exchange Club in 2012, serving on the Board of Directors from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2016. He is a Financial Advisor with Merrill-Lynch. Adam and his wife, Jennifer, enjoy spending time with their young son.

Term of Office: Adam will serve in this office until July 1, 2017 when he becomes Club President.

Marc Browning, Foundation and Club Treasurer

Bio: Marc, a retired financial analyst, joined Exchange Club in 2000. He was awarded the Exchangite of the Year Award in 2014. He and his wife, Delores, enjoy gardening and landscaping, staying at their lake place, reading and walking. He is a previous Exchange Club board member.

Term of Office: Marc has served as Club Treasurer since July 2006 and as Treasurer of the Foundation since November 2007.


Meri Berberet, Foundation and Club Secretary

Bio: Meri, who has been a member since December 1987, is a previous Board Member, Secretary from 1993-1994, followed by serving as President-Elect and President. She received the Bob Greene Outstanding Exchangite Award in 1997. Meri is a contract research/planning consultant and a sales agent for Tulikivi, a Finnish company that quarries soapstone masonry fireplaces. She and her husband, Bill Bond, breed, raise and show registered Morgan horses on their 90-acre hay ranch at Newman Lake.

Term of Office: Meri was elected in 2009 as Secretary of the Club and the Exchange Club of Spokane Foundation.


Berge Borrevik, Board of Directors

Bio: Berge previously was a member of the Exchange Club of North Spokane and served in many board and officer positions. Berge, a life insurance agent with New York Life Insurance, is a staunch Oregon "Duck". His wife is Julie.

Term of Office: Berge's two-year term runs from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017.

Paul Olsen, Board of Directors

Bio: Paul, who has been an Exchange Club member since 1993, previously served as a director and Club and Foundation President. Paul, the principal of Olsen Insurance Services, is married to Linda. He enjoys fly fishing, hunting and golfing.

Term of Office: His term as Director runs from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017.


Cliff Walton, Board of Directors

Bio: Cliff has been a member of Exchange Club since 2012. An agent with Allstate Insurance, he is is married to Carla.

Term of Office: Cliff's term as a Director runs from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017.

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Jim Carollo, Board of Directors

Bio: Jim became a member of Exchange Club in the 1980s and was a member for a number of years. He rejoined the club several years ago after retirement. He previously served on the Board of Directors, in addition to serving on and chairing numerous club committees.

Term of Office: Jim's 2-year term as a Director runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018.

Don Tuttle, Board of Directors

Bio: Don has been a member of Exchange Club since 1988, has served on the Board of Directors, as Secretary, Club President and Foundation President, in addition to serving on and chairing numerous club committees.

Term of Office: Don's 2-year term as a Director runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018.

Carol Plischke, Board of Directors

Bio: Carol is the Executive Director of Partners with Families and Children. She recently joined Exchange Club and was a previous member of Exchange Clun of North Spokane.

Term of Office: Carol's 2-year term of office expires July 1, 2018

Mary Giannini, Foundation At-Large Trustee

Bio: Mary, who has been a club member since 1999, has served previously on the club's board of directors and as Club and Foundation President. Mary and her husband, Art Harlow, enjoy reading, hiking, music and old cars, in addition to spending time on the family ranch in Montana.

Term of Office: Mary's 3-year at-large term runs from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2018.

Tom Greene, Foundation At-Large Trustee

Bio: Tom, who joined the Exchange Club in 1988, teaches part time for the College of Business at Eastern Washington and Whitworth Universities. Tom and his wife, Mary, have two children at home, Emily and Andy. His interests include golf, snow skiing, boating and his family. He has served as the Club and Foundation Presidents previously.

Term of Office: Tom's term as an at-large trustee of the Exchange Club of Spokane Foundation runs from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017.


Freda Zimmerman, Foundation At-Large Trustee

Bio: Freda, who joined Exchange Club in 2012, is a principal of Freda J. Zimmerman and Associates. She and her husband, Ted Griffin, recently moved to Spokane.

Term of Office: Freda's 3-year term of office runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019.