The Edmonds Community College Board of Trustees has selected its fourth student trustee. Lia Andrews, 23, was appointed by Gov. Jay Inslee to serve through June 2017. Andrews’ position on the board will have a direct impact on students; the student trustee is one of six voting members of the board.
EvergreenHealth has named Tina Mycroft senior vice president and chief financial officer. Mycroft replaces Chrissy Yamada, who retired in August. The Kirkland-based health system runs EvergreenHealth Monroe, the hospital in that community.
Mount Vernon-based Hospice of the Northwest has been named to the top 100 list of Best Places to Work in Health Care by the health care data and research firm Modern Healthcare. Hospice of the Northwest has 75 staff members who serve more than 130 patients in Skagit, Island, San Juan and Snohomish counties.
Washington Monthly has ranked the University of Washington Bothell No. 22 on its 2016 Best Bang for the Buck list of top 100 Western Region colleges. The list rates colleges based on their value-added or colleges that help tudents attain marketable degrees at affordable prices. About half of UW Bothell students are said to graduate with no debt.