Meet our team
Our dedicated, hardworking, and creative staff members make our programs possible every single day. Our main office line is 253-237-3535.
Herman Calzadillas, PRESIDENT & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Herman joined the Washington Business Week team in 2010. He developed the WBW programs Manufacturing Week (’10), Energy Week (’11), and Agri-Business Week (‘12). Herman holds a Bachelor of Arts (’97) from Washington State University and Masters of Education (’03) from the University of Washington. Herman has held various positions of educational promotion, program development, and leadership in higher education since 1996. His recent employment history includes twelve years at Lake Washington Institute of Technology as Director of International Programs and Outreach. Herman is married and has three children.
Herman may be reached at email@example.com.
Emily Garrett, VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS
Emily joined Washington Business Week in 2017. She is passionate about innovative approaches to education, and using data and metrics to drive success. Most recently Emily worked in digital advertising and data analytics at Amazon. Prior to that she managed the Corporate Work Study Department at Cristo Rey Brooklyn High school in Brooklyn, New York. Emily earned her Bachelor’s degree in Social Policy from Northwestern University, and she is currently completing her MBA in the evening program at the Foster School of Business, class of 2018.
Emily may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.