Board Members

Kim Blahnik


Growing up in Vancouver, Kim loves being part of this community and seeing it grow.

Kim has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Western Washington University. Kim is a Residential Real Estate Broker in Clark County with Windermere Northwest Living. Kim loves helping people achieve their goals and dreams through buying and selling real estate! She takes extra care educating clients, showing homes, marketing homes, and building long lasting relationships with her clients.

Kim has been a member of EVBA since 2016

Laura Yoccabel-Dibble
Vice President


Laura is a graduate of Northern Arizona University, where she received a BS in Hotel and Restaurant Management, and a graduate of Point Loma Nazarene University, where she received a MBA in Business.  Laura started her career in the hospitality industry over a decade ago working for Hyatt Hotels and Resorts as well as Fairmont Luxury Hotels and Resorts.  In addition to her sales role, Laura is an active volunteer in the community and enjoys playing violin, softball and exploring the Pacific Northwest with her husband, daughter and son.

Kylie Burk


Kylie is a personal lines insurance producer for Davidson and Associates Insurance. She has over eight years of experience in the insurance industry, the last five of which have been with Davidson. She enjoys taking the time to educate her clients so that they know what their coverage is and how it will work for them.  One of the highlights of her job is getting to make insurance *fun*.  Kylie is the volunteer coordinator for a local Vancouver, Washington based nonprofit called Woman of Wonder, and greatly enjoys getting involved in the community as much as possible.  In her spare time Kylie can be found volunteering in the community and utilizing the services of the Clark County YMCA.

Jamie Birkeland


Jamie is VP Branch Manager for Riverview Community Bank, Tech Center Branch since October of 2009. 
He is the Chapter President of the SW WA Coastal Conservation Association, a Founding Board member and treasurer for the Klineline Kids Fishing Nonprofit 501c3.

Jamie is a graduate of Leadership Clark County 2016 and an Ambassador for the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce since 2012.

Brian Heflin
Communications Director


As a Technology Advisor and Broker, I have over eight years of experience in providing customized and cost-effective solutions for various technology needs, such as Internet, voice, contact center, security, AI and cloud.

I started Aton Technology Brokers in 2023 to be a trusted partner and advisor for businesses looking for the best technology solutions in the market, leveraging my relationships with over 350 pre-vetted global carriers and a team of skilled engineers.

I am driven by a passion for sharing knowledge, fostering connections, and simplifying complexities. I approach every interaction with generosity, offering my time and resources without expecting anything in return.

Jason Presser
Director of Government Affairs


People generally don’t remember the reason they first came to see you, but they should absolutely remember how they feel when they leave. I provide a positive memorable experience with every interaction by exceeding customer expectations. Through caring and personalized service, I’m committed to developing relationships that create mutual benefits. I model this daily and lead my staff to do the same resulting in a sustainable culture where operational goals are consistently exceeded. Continuous staff coaching and development empowers employees in all positions to provide our customers with an unforgettable, dynamic experience.

Andrew Gratzer
Membership Director


Andrew has been a Washington native his entire life, with the majority of it taking place right here in Clark County.  After graduating from Ridgefield High School in 2007, Andrew went on to receive a Bachelor of Science Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Central Washington University.  He landed a job at a credit union in 2012 and hasn’t looked back.  His passion for community, helping others, and service fit perfectly with the credit union model, so today he works for iQ Credit Union as a Business Development Officer.  Andrew was part of the Accomplished and Under 40 Class of 2018, serves on boards and committees for various other non-profits in Clark County, and is a founding partner with the Good Sport Equipment Connection.  In his free time, Andrew enjoys walks with his dog, traveling the world with his partner, and spending time with family and friends. 

Rebecca Lovincey
Director of Fundraising


Rebecca Lovincey is a Benefits agent specializing in Medicare.  She has over 15 years of experience working with the senior population.  Rebecca prides herself on being completely transparent with regards to Medicare health insurance options and loves to see her clients find their own understanding about the insurance they are purchasing.  Rebecca participates as a board member for numerous non-profit organizations and enjoys coordinating the golf tournaments we all love.  In her free time, she enjoys golfing and playing senior softball which satisfies that desire to travel more.  

Tim C. Schiller, CPA
EVBA Patriarch


Tim is the President of Schiller & Company, P.C. Certified Public Accountants and has over 33 years of public accounting experience; assisting owners of closely held businesses meet their personal and business goals. Tim is licensed to practice in the State of Washington and Oregon. Tim has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Portland and a Master’s in Business Administration from Washington State University.
Tim was one of the founding members of the Evergreen School District #114 Foundation and served as the treasurer for 11 years. He has served on the board on various organizations including the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce and the American Red Cross Cascades Region. Tim has been member of the East Vancouver Business Association since 1995 serving as a past president and treasurer of the Association