January 26, 1998
The Northshore Public Education Foundation has announced the appointment of Laurie Merwin as its Executive Director. She replaces the founder and acting director, Barbara Cothern, who will become a trustee of the Foundation effective Jan. 12, 1998.
Merwin has an extensive background with non-profit organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest. An active member in the Northwest Development Officers Association and the Washington Planned Giving Council, Merwin offers to the Foundation a variety of experience including planned gift fund raising, strategic planning and trustee presence development.