WPN Board Members

The WPN Advisory Board presents each Breakfast Network Meeting and Event, serving as an advocate for the organization to the community it serves, adheres to bylaws, and evaluates the organization for necessary changes or improvements. Please see a Board Member for any questions, and welcome and encourage your feedback.


Karyn Shaffer

WPN President
Seeking Health 

Karyn has spent most of her career in sales, leadership, and supporting roles, with a passion for training, mentoring and helping others. [....]

Monica Craig

Vice President 
CPI Plumbing & Heating

Combine commitment, enthusiasm, and initiative, and you have Monica Craig. Serving as the Director of Marketing for CPI Plumbing & Heating [....]


Julia Parker

WPN Treasurer

Columbia Bank

Julia is our nurturing banker. She is committed to her employees, her customers and our Bellingham community she grew up in. [....]

Kristina Zapanta

WPN Secretary

IAj Media

Kristina Zapanta (Zuh-Pan-Tuh), Co-Founder and Director, at IAj Media, has years of
management, business development, and customer service under her belt and loves making people feel important. 


Brandi Braley

WPN Membership Chair
Neighborhood Mortgage

Brandi Braley is a mortgage loan advisor at Neighborhood Mortgage in Bellingham. She received her Associates Degree in Accounting [....]


WPN Speaker Chair
Open Position


Kathy Parks

WPN Networking Chair
KP Coaching

Kathy has spent most of her career working for one of the top 10 Most Admired Companies in the World, learning leading edge sales [....]


Crystal Tamcke King

WPN Publicity Chair
NW Technology

Crystal spent 17 years in the broadcast industry, after graduating from Western Washington University. She worked for KVOS TV-12 for 11 years as a [....]

Aubrey Kornelis

WPN Event Chair

Mt. Baker Theatre

With a strong passion to connect people and communities through the building of relationships Aubrey has weaved her magic to create [....]

Laura Johnston

WPN Sponsorship Chair

Top Notch Client Management

Laura Johnston moved to Bellingham, WA in June of 2019, after living in Montana for almost 11 years. [....]

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