Partners

In Driving Tri-Cities Tech Forward

companies

Research District companies benefit from and provide access to tech, talent, and capital.

public institutions

Public Institutions of Higher Education and Technological Research keep us ahead of the curve.

Our Mission.

Conduit for technology development, commercialization, and marketing.

Tri-Cities Research District provides access to the technical, labor, and capital resources needed by technology companies to successfully develop, commercialize, and market their products globally.

meet our Board

The Faces Behind our Success

Miles S. Thomas

Port of Benton

Robin Conger

Pacific Northwest
National Lab

Kerwin Jensen

City of Richland

Christopher Cree

Washington State University Tri-Cities

Tim Nies

Energy Northwest

C. Mark Smith

Author

Maren Katzeroff

Brilliance Empowered

Gary Spanner

Individual

Doug Perry

Innovation Center

Rebekah Woods

Columbia Basin College

Alan Haggerty

Individual

Julie Erickson

U.S. Department of Energy

Karl Dye

TRIDEC

Ron Boninger

Fuse SPC / Fuse Fund

Adam Lincoln

City of Pasco

Tiffany Scott

Benton-Franklin Workforce Development Council

Asja Suljic

Washington Employment Security Department
Alternate

Diahann Howard

Port of Benton
Alternate

Jacob Skeels

U.S. Department of Energy
Alternate

Chancellor Sandra Haynes

Washington State University Tri-Cities
Alternate

Traci Jao

TRIDEC
Alternate Member
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Michelle Tiebe Duggan

Energy Northwest
Alternate Member
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Mandy Wallner

City of Richland
Alternate

Kyle Winslow

Columbia Basin College
Alternate

Jesus Mota

Columbia Basin College
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