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The SRJO is supported year-round by the Seattle Jazz Orchestra, a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation comprising a special group of dedicated jazz enthusiasts. This group works to raise funds and provide organizational management, so that we may bring you the best jazz in Seattle.

Carol Bryant (Interim Board President)*


Lenore Defliese (Treasurer)

Steve Dunphy

Communications Consultant, Freelance Writer

Neal Friedman (Interim Vice President)

Public Defender, Snohomish County​

Abe Beeson

Jazz Radio Host, KNKX 88.5 FM

James E. Brown, II, Esq.

Susan Colligan

Chris Jamba

Audrey Nutt

Joseph Renn, P.E., S.E. 

Senior Structural Project Engineer, HNTB Company, Bellevue, WA

Stillman Saunders, PMP, PMI-ACP, MBA

Sr. IT Project Manager,  Puget Sound Energy


​Ken Steiner

Senior Loan Office, Home Street Bank

Janet Upegui

Sandra Walker, M.D.

Physician, Swedish Hospital

SRJO is currently seeking qualified board members to take SRJO into the future. If you are interested in understanding more about board membership, please contact, Joanne Conger Executive Director at j.conger@srjo. org. 

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