Staff and Board


Randi Bagley


Develoment + Communications Director 
Randi leads CityClub’s individual member, donor and communications efforts. She is responsible for raising money to support CityClub's programs and goals. When not at work, Randi enjoys reading, yoga and anything created by Ken Burns.

Jeff Carter


Program Manager 
Jeff manages the Civic Boot Camp program, coordinating with local partners to provide informative and exciting day-long civic engagement programs throughout Puget Sound. Jeff loves outdoor adventures in the sea or mountains, international travel, singing and dancing.

Diane Douglas


Executive Director
Diane is CityClub’s Executive Director. She leads strategic planning, fund development and supervises the management of operations and programs. Diane is a writer and kayaker and serves on the boards of regional organizations supporting civic engagement and poverty alleviation.

Allie Diffendal


Program + Operations Director
Allie develops CityClub’s forums alongside an incredible group of volunteers, maintains relationships with partnership organizations and generally makes sure the trains run on time. She loves rummaging through antique stores, taking spontaneous road trips and wearing boots in honor of her Tennessean roots. 

Jenny Ott


Corporate Development Manager
Jenny champions our work to sponsors, corporate members and organizational funders, raising participation and financial support for CityClub’s programs. Jenny is an enthusiastic open-water swimmer and avid reader who treasures her Mount Baker neighbors for thawing the Seattle freeze.

Trish Peeples


Office Coordinator 
Trish is the voice you hear when you call CityClub. As our Office Coordinator she helps keep the office running smoothly, manages event registration and supports our Executive Director. Trish loves traveling, so be sure to share your photos and travel misadventures with her on your next visit to the office.

Board of Governors

Justo Gonzalez, President 
Stokes Lawrence LLP

Lisa Howe Verhovek, Vice President 
Uncommon, Inc.

Dan Brady, Secretary
Attorney at Law

Steve Hill, Treasurer

Eleni Carras
Alliant Employee Benefits

Larry Costich
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

Kerry Coughlin
Seattle Housing Authority

Josh Drake
Camber Collective

Mendy Droke
Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County

Mike Flood 
Seattle Seahawks 

Scott Forslund

Kay Gabriel
Weyerhaeuser (retired)

Nathan Hambley

Joaquin Hernandez
B.E. Meyers & Company, Inc.

Karin Huelsbeck
Virginia Mason Foundation

Chance Hunt 
The Seattle Public Library

Matt Hurl
Silver Creek Capital

Janet Kelly
Puget Sound Energy

Patrick Lamb 
Lamb Hanson Lamb Appraisal Associates, Inc.

Michael Mattmiller
City of Seattle

Charles McCray III 
Petrizzo Group

Maria McDaniel

Nick Momyer
Threshold Group

Kathryn Neal 

Betsy Robertson
American Red Cross

Sarah Studer
Impact Hub Seattle

Nora Tabler
Tabler Coaching

Jennifer Tice
Russell Investments

Suzanne Walsh
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Anthony Wisen
Davis Wright Tremaine