Colin is Director of Philanthropy and Engagement for Icicle Creek Center for the Arts. His mission is to connect people with the power of art and help them realize the potential of their giving to our mission of inspiring the human spirit by bringing art to life. Colin brings over three decades of experience connecting people with passion, purpose and possibility. He has served as a professional, trusted thought leader, leadership coach, clarity catalyst, problem solver and architect of human systems.
As a CPA, Colin learned to blend creativity with practicality. As a yacht captain he learned to value planning while staying open to an ocean of possibilities. Growing up in a hospitality business he learned the meaning of the golden rule. As a long time Rotarian and non-profit leader, he learned the power of service. As a cyclist and skier he has learned discipline and goal setting. And as a husband, father and friend, he learns something new every day.
Colin and his wife Lynda reside in the Wenatchee Valley where the two of them are the proud parents of Jake 18, Torin 16, Berkeley 15 and Kikkan 11. Colin and Lynda are avid road and mountain bike riders, as well as Nordic and alpine skiers taking advantage of North Central Washington’s outdoor playground.