Board of Directors
Jeff Bowlby, Co-Founder, CEO & President
Jeff is a serial entrepreneur with over twenty-five years’ experience in high-end design-build home remodeling, custom design and interior solutions. Jeff also has ten years’ experience in sales, sales management and general management in the wireless industry. During his career as a contractor, Jeff piloted his company to numerous awards for remodeling excellence, has sat on the Board of the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties, chaired the Remodelors Council, served on the board of the SAMA Foundation and has been involved in numerous philanthropic organizations.
Steve Rohrbach, Chair
Now retired, Steve’s career as a finance executive has spanned 35 years. At Wells Fargo Equipment Finance he served as Managing Director and National Sales Manager of the Commercial Vehicle Group. Prior roles include Executive Vice President of MetLife Capital, Managing Director of Mercedes-Benz Credit- Freightliner Financial Services Division and Vice President and CFO of USWest Financial Services. He began his career with PACCAR where he served as Region Finance Manager for Latin America and President of PACCAR Financial Corp. Steve earned his BA in business administration with an emphasis in finance and minor in communications from the University of Puget Sound. He earned a Master of Business Administration with specialization in global finance from the University of Southern California. Steve has been active as a community volunteer with United Way, the Board of Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences, volunteer consultant for the Woodland Park Zoo and a Director of Sticks-2-Schools.
David L. Young, Director
David L. Young is of counsel in the Minneapolis office of Barnes & Thornburg where his range of practice and experience includes corporate governance matters and director and officer fiduciary duties. Mr. Young has represented a broad spectrum of clients that spans Fortune 500 companies to startup ventures in many different industries, including financial institutions, investment banks, private equity firms, securities underwriters, telecommunication companies, associations, retailers and manufacturers. Mr. Young was also a Certified Public Accountant. David acquired his B.A magna cum laude in business administration and accounting from Washington State University and his J.D. cum laude from University of Michigan.
Karl V. Leaverton, Director
Karl Leaverton is CEO and President of Seattle-Northwest Securities Corporation (SNW). Prior to joining SNW, Mr. Leaverton was a management consultant with Blakely Management Company in Bellevue, Washington providing consulting for investment managers, investment services firms and other businesses. He has more than 30 years of financial services experience, including serving as president of the private client group for RBC Wealth Management from 2006 to 2009 and as regional director for the 13 years prior. Earlier in his career, Mr. Leaverton worked as a financial consultant and branch manager for Prudential Securities and as an economist for URS Engineers. He earned a BS in Chemical Environmental Science from the University of Puget Sound and completed the course work for a BA in Economics. He earned a Master of Science degree in Infrastructure Management from Stanford University.
Judy Bowlby, Co-Founder, Director
Judy has successfully managed Jeff for more than 32 years while masterfully raising four children to early adulthood. Judy has a BA in Elementary Education from the University of Puget Sound, a Master’s Degree in early childhood literacy and is a graduate of the University of Washington Danforth Educational Leadership Program. She is the Dean of Students at an Eastside elementary school and actively participates in strategic and leadership initiatives at Abodian. Judy has served on the board of the SAMA Foundation and has been involved in a variety of philanthropic endeavors.