Amee Patel is the parent of a current fourth grader. This is her second year as a trustee and first as secretary. Amee is also a member of the Equity and Inclusion Committee and Team. Amee has spent most of her career in public service and currently serves as a business process and change manager for the University of Washington where she focuses on organizational development and process improvement. Prior to joining the Meridian board, Amee was an active member of the CoreNet Global Washington State Chapter where she served on its board, strategic task force, and university relations committee. Amee loves to cook, share a good meal, play board games, travel, and explore the Pacific Northwest with family and friends.