Vision for the Valley: Who has participated so far?

January 11, 2009 

The Statesman thanks the 39 community leaders who attended summit meetings to discuss Vision for the Valley. The vision and action plan reflects these leaders' passion for the Valley's long-term future:

TRUDY ANDERSON, associate vice president/CEO, University of Idaho Boise campus.

DAVE BIETER, mayor, city of Boise.

SHIRL BOYCE, executive director, community relations, College of Western Idaho.

HAL BUNDERSON, retired state senator, former Statesman editorial board community representative.

BILL CROOKHAM, Crookham Seed Co.

ED DAHLBERG, president and CEO, St. Luke's Health System.

TOM DALE, mayor, city of Nampa.

LISA DEDAPPER, CEO, Big Brothers/Big Sisters.

JIM EVERETT, CEO, Treasure Valley YMCA.

DOUG FOWLER, Harris Ranch.

RON GALLOWAY, dean, school of business, Northwest Nazarene University.

JOHN HALE, managing partner, KPMG LLC.

JOEL HICKMAN, president, Key Bank.

MARK HOFFLUND, managing director, Idaho Shakespeare Festival.

J. LAMONT KEEN, president and CEO, Idaho Power.

DON KEMPER, CEO, Healthwise.

ROBERT KUSTRA, president, Boise State University.

KEVIN LEARNED, Idaho Small Business Development Center.

BRUCE NEWCOMB, director of government affairs, Boise State University; former speaker, Idaho House of Representatives.

JODY OLSON, counsel, Hawley Troxell, Ennis and Hawley; board chairman, Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho.

STAN OLSON, superintendent; Boise School District.

PETER O'NEILL, O'Neill Enterprises.

DOUG OPPENHEIMER, president, Oppenheimer Companies Inc..

SKIP OPPENHEIMER, chairman/CEO, Oppenheimer Companies Inc.

PAM PARKER, vice president, Bogus Basin.

MARK PETERSON, owner, Peterson Autoplex.

JASON PIERCE, IdaCable, Statesman editorial board community representative.

RICH RAIMONDI, vice president, Hewlett-Packard (retired).

PATRICK RICE, general manager, Boise Centre on The Grove.

MARK RIVERS, Brix and Co.

MARK RUDIN, vice president for research, Boise State University.

TOM RYDER, J.R. Simplot Co. (retired), former Statesman editorial board community representative.

KAREN SANDER, executive director, Downtown Boise Association.

MARILYN SHULER, Statesman editorial board community representative alumnus.

CATHY SILAK, dean, Concordia University law school.

RAY STARK, Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce.


RACHEL WINER, executive director, Idaho Smart Growth.

SALLY ZIVE, president and CEO, United Way of Treasure Valley.

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