For over 50 years, Columbia Industries has focused on empowering individuals with disabilities and other barriers to achieve personal success. CI is lead by a capable staff, and governed by an all-volunteer Board of Directors.

Leadership Team

  • Brian McDermott, President and CEO
  • Marie Lathim, Chief Administrative and Human Resources Officer
  • Michael Dunlop, Director of Special Projects
  • Jeff Thompson, Chief Operations Officer
  • Justin Crume, Director of Mission Services

2021-2022 Board of Directors

Executive Board

  • Chair, Eric Van Winkle
  • Vice Chair, Joel Ockey, Cornerstone Wealth Strategies
  • Treasurer, Mark Brault, CEO/CPA
  • Secretary, Sandra Gladstone
  • Past Chair, Bob Rosselli, CBC Foundation (retired)

Board Members

  • Theresa Buckendorf, Apollo Mechanical Contractors
  • Debbie Cox, Kadlec
  • Bob Hightower, Apollo Mechanical Contractors (retired)
  • Neal Taylor, Gravis Law
  • Brian McDermott, CEO






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16 hours ago

Columbia Industries
What a blessing! Thank you so much to our partners at STCU for their $10,000 donation toward our mission programs. Their dedication to supporting our community and its nonprofits is truly appreciated, especially during the holiday season ✨ ... See MoreSee Less
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6 days ago

Columbia Industries
We'd like to thank WSU Master Gardeners of Benton & Franklin Counties for coming out to CI Community Center a couple weeks ago to teach our clients about pollinators! 🐝🌼 We had fun playing games and doing crafts. ... See MoreSee Less
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