1111 3RD AVE STE 210
United States
Telephone: 2066215566
Temporary address during session:
United States
Lobbying since: 2000
On Jan. 31, 2014, Sam Whiting became Thrive by Five Washington's president and CEO. Sam most recently served as community investor for education at The Boeing Company, leading the company's relationships with state and local education leaders as well as nonprofit education agencies working statewide to improve education outcomes from birth to high school graduation and beyond. Before joining Boeing, he spent almost two decades in nonprofit management in the arts, education and human services fields. He directed early childhood programs for Children's Home Society, including leading Head Start, family mental health, and maternal/child health programs. Sam spent six years as executive director of Page Ahead, a statewide children's literacy nonprofit serving more than 50,000 children. He also served as Director of Foundation Projects for The Seattle Foundation. Sam is a board member for the Women's Funding Alliance and has volunteered on the boards for several other nonprofits. He received his master's degree in Not-for-Profit Leadership in 1997 and completed his doctoral coursework in 2011, both at Seattle University.

Monthly lobbying reports

Lobbyists are required to file monthly reports for any period in which they are employed, even if there is no reportable activity. The list below includes all reports for 2016 and later. Reports for periods prior to January 2016 are available in the historical archive.

Report for month Date filed/amended
May 2016 13/09/16 - 1:08 pm
April 2016 13/09/16 - 1:04 pm
March 2016 13/09/16 - 1:07 pm
February 2016 13/09/16 - 1:05 pm
January 2016 13/09/16 - 1:07 pm

Lobbyist employers

The list below includes all employers for 2016 and later. Employers for periods prior to January 2016 are available in the historical archive.

Employer Employment Registration Years Employed
Thrive Washington View report 2016