A Volunteer Board, Powered by an Executive Director.

CenterFuse strategically recruits and supports businesses and connects them with the resources they need so they can start, grow, and prosper.

Kristine Miller, Executive Director

Through an extensive search process, the CenterFuse board is pleased to announce Kristine Miller as our incoming Executive Director starting November 1, 2023. Kristine is well-known in the Kittitas Valley community from her role in teaching and program leadership at Central Washington University, her involvement in the wine industry and her active support of the arts.

With a diverse background encompassing small businesses, renowned corporations, and academia, Kristine is uniquely poised for economic development. Holding an MBA and distinguished certifications such as a Specialist of Wine, Sommelier, and Certified Hospitality Educator, Kristine couples academic and business excellence with a deep-rooted passion for wine and elite hospitality and a deep commitment to the local community.

Upcoming Board Meetings

August 2024 Board Meeting

August 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

September 2024 Board Meeting

September 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

October 2024 Board Meeting

October 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

November 2024 Board Meeting

November 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Meet the CenterFuse Board

James Jankowski
James JankowskiBoard Member
Project Management Office Director, Central Washington University
Jared Vallejo
Jared VallejoBoard Member
Marketing Director, Andy by Anderson
Grant Clark
Grant ClarkTreasurer
Retired Vice President, Wheatland Bank
Garrett Poshusta
Garrett PoshustaBoard Chair
Entrepreneur
John Perrie
John PerrieBoard Member
Retired, Former City Council and Commissioner
Dawn Alford
Dawn AlfordVice Chair
CEO/Founder, Circa 9021 Communications
Jennifer Lubanski
Jennifer LubanskiBoard Secretary
Self-employed

Past Years