Young Professionals

Young Professional 2018: Shannon Aiello

Shannon Aiello, Co-Owner and Doctor of Audiology at Columbia Basin Hearing Center Age: 35 Education: Doctorate of audiology Hometown: Idaho Falls, Idaho How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? 11 years Do you have family? Pets? Yes! We have a his, hers and ours family. My stepdaughters are 23 and 21, my son is…

Young Professional 2018: Gina Donangelo

Gina Donangelo, Washington marketing manager at Hayden Homes Age: 32 Education: Bachelor’s of science in business administration, minor in marketing; master’s of business administration in business marketing Hometown: Monterey, California How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? I have lived in the Tri-City area for over five-and-a-half years. Do you have family? Pets? Two…

Young Professional 2018: Jason Hogue

Jason Hogue, Agent/owner of Jason Hogue Agency-American Family Insurance Age: 39 Education: Missouri State University, communications, 1997-2001 Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? 7 years Do you have family? Pets? I have an amazing wife, Krystle, beautiful daughter Autumn and we have one cat and one dog. Briefly describe…

Young Professional 2018: Jeff Johnson

Jeff R. Johnson, Attorney, partner at Johnson & Johnson Law Firm Age: 36 Education: University of Oregon School of Law, J.D.; Washington State University (Pullman), bachelor’s in business administration Hometown: Palm Springs of Washington, Yakima How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? Nine years Do you have family? My wife Andi and I have…

Young Professional 2018: Phillip Morton

Phillip Morton, General manager, senior project manager at Sound Solutions Northwest Age: 33 Education: Associate’s in general studies, bachelor’s in criminal justice and political science, Christian apologetics grad certificate Hometown: Richland Do you have family? Pets? I don’t have any pets at the moment. But here in the area I do have my parents, my…

Young Professional 2018: Jaclyn Phillips

Jaclyn Phillips, Civil engineer II at the City of West Richland Age: 31 Education: Bachelor’s in civil engineering from Washington State University Pullman Hometown: West Richland Do you have family? Pets? Fiancé and two kids (Almost 2 years old and 3 months old) Briefly describe your company: The city of West Richland is a local…

Young Professional 2018: Joyia T. Smith

Joyia T. Smith, Senior agriculture operations analyst at Lamb Weston Inc. Age: 32 Education: Bachelor of science in agricultural business, Florida A&M University; master’s of science in agricultural economics, Purdue University Hometown: Greenville, Mississippi How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? Three years Do you have family? Pets? I am the youngest daughter of…

Young Professional 2018: Brett Spooner

Brett Spooner, Founder, CEO and Managing Partner at Gravis Law Age: 35 Education: Juris Doctor Hometown: West Richland How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? Since 2010 Do you have family? Pets? A wife Tracy Spooner; two daughters, Sloane and Iris; two cats, Sage and Sky; and two horses, Missy and Vi Briefly describe…

Young Professional 2018: Lauran Wang

Lauran Wang, President of Mustang Signs Age: 28 Education: Bachelor’s in finance Hometown: Kennewick How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities? Born and raised Do you have family? Pets? Two kids, Blakely, 2, Noah, 10 months, husband, Will, and two dogs, Mowgli and Baloo. Briefly describe your company: Mustang Signs is a sign and…

Young Professional 2018: Ann-Erica Whitemarsh

Ann-Erica Whitemarsh, Founder/Executive Director of Rascal Rodeo Age: 35 Education: Warner Pacific College, bachelor’s in business administration Hometown: Pasco Do you have family? 1-year-old son named Colton Briefly describe your company: Rascal Rodeo produces rodeo events for people with special needs of all ages throughout the Pacific Northwest. Showing them they are loved, cared for,…

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