December 6, 2011
Issaquah youth to perform in holiday concert
Benjamin Richardson, 13, of Issaquah, a member of the Northwest Boys Choir, is performing with Vocalpoint! Seattle for a combined, 90-person concert, “A Festival of Lessons & Carols,” at 7:30 p.m. from Dec. 9-21 at various locations. Learn more or purchase tickets by calling 206-524-3234 or go to www.nwchoirs.org.
Sammamish resident named to Northwest Kidney Centers board
Trustee Bob Lemon, of Sammamish, was recently named to the nonprofit Northwest Kidney Center’s board of trustees.
Lemon worked for 31 years with Accenture LLP, including 21 years as a partner, before retiring in 2003. He held numerous leadership positions and ended his career as a managing partner in the consulting firm’s health services practice.
Lemon is a member of the board of directors of the Virginia Mason Health System and is the board chair of the Benaroya Research Institute. He is also an advisory council member at the University of Notre Dame and is a past member of the board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Puget Sound.
Lemon also recently completed a seven-year term as a trustee of Eastside Catholic High School in Sammamish.
Northwest Kidney Centers provide dialysis therapy, educates the public about kidney health and collaborates with UW Medicine in the Kidney Research Institute.