Gary Swearingen, Board Member

Gary is corporate counsel for Costco Wholesale Corporation. He joined Costco in 2014 after legal positions with Washington Mutual, Motricity and 12 years with the Seattle office of Garvey Schubert Barer. Gary was formerly on the board and served as president of the Washington Lawyers for the Arts and volunteers with the King County Bar Association legal clinic program. He became involved in Communities In Schools of Seattle because, “quite simply, it’s a remarkable program with a demonstrable record of success in keeping kids in school.”