Bill Grinstein has served business, federal, and state agencies both domestically and internationally. He has directed numerous studies on regional economics and planning, social policy, environmental impacts, industrial and urban development. He is past chairman of the board of the World Affairs Council, past vice president of the board of the Washington Technology Alliance, and served on the board of the Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association. Grinstein is the former Associate Director for Public Affairs of Battelle’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and continues to serve as an advisor to the Life Sciences Discovery Fund Authority of the state of Washington. Currently, Grinstein is a former member and chairman of the Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board, and and chairs the Seattle Colleges District Foundations. He currently serves on the boards of Pacific Northwest Ballet and the Edge Foundation.