The Northwest Association for Financial Professionals (NWAFP) is a local networking group of experienced financial professionals navigating the issues facing the treasury field today. Our organization has been supporting the Puget Sound region for over 30 years.

We provide a forum for members to increase their professional skills and enhance the recognition of the treasury management profession. The NWAFP is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing: educational programs, networking opportunities and updated information on industry standards and legislation. We are comprised of representatives from leading companies and financial institutions throughout Puget Sound.


We hold monthly meetings in Seattle from September through May which cover a variety of topics in the treasury and finance fields. Please join us Thursday, May 21, 2020 for our next monthly (webinar) meeting starts at 12:00 noon and concludes at 1pm. The presentation topic is Black Swan Events: Finance's Response and Roles. Please click here.


The volunteer Board of Directors of the NWAFP is responsible for operation and strategic direction of the association. The board serves a two-year term, with approximately half standing election each year.

Board of Directors (July 2019 to June 2020)

Ron Loewenherz, President and VP Governance

Larson McNeil, Treasurer and VP Finance

Diane Campbell, Co-Treasurer

Dan Peterson, Secretary and VP Programs

Alana Askew, VP College Outreach

Ryan Ames, VP Membership/Marketing

Mary Desmond, VP Program

Patrick Guilfoy, VP Program, Facilities, and Past President

Ross Hardy, VP Finance

Aaron Julius, VP Programs

Brian Jay, VP Membership/Marketing

Christopher Green, VP Membership/Marketing

Sharlene Morgan, VP Website/Administration

Andrew Teachout, VP Programs

Tonya Shum, VP Website/Administration

Teri Wong, VP Website/Administration

Thank you, Doug Jones for allowing us to use your photos.

NWAFP may take photographs at events and publish them on our website and social media pages. Please avoid being in photos if you prefer not to have your photograph published.

For further information please contact the NWAFP at membership@nwafp.org or PO Box 12852 Seattle, WA 98101