Chad R.Wright

Chad R. Wright has served as the CEO of Marine View Ventures since March 2007.  He successfully restructured MVV, positioning it to be a market leader within Indian Country as the focus shifts from gaming to non-gaming business ventures.  He is a current Trustee at Charles Wright Academy.  His degrees include a B.S., Boston College, a J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law and an M.B.A. from Stanford University Graduate School of Business. 

Jamey Balousek

Jamey has served as COO of Marine View Ventures since 2007.  In his role, Jamey oversees all aspects of MVV's business operations. He is currently on the board of the Foss Waterway Seaport and is the Chairman of the Tribal Summit Group.  He has a B.A. degree from UCLA and an M.B.A. from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Kelly Croman
General Counsel

Kelly has represented tribal governments and their enterprises for over 19 years.  Kelly has successfully litigated and negotiated several complex tribal tax issues.  She Chairs the National Intertribal Tax Alliance, is a previous member of the Tribal C-Store Summit Board of Directors and is a frequent speaker on entity structure and tax matters.  Kelly has a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law, and also holds M.P.A. and B.A. degrees.

Linda Carson

Linda is a CPA and holds a Bachelor's in Business Administration degree from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, WA. After many years managing the accounting and financial services for a group of companies in a multi-state environment, Linda joined MVV in 2011.

Lesa Cashman
Supply Chain Director

Lesa joined the MVV team in May of 2013 as Supply Chain Manager and was subsequently promoted to Director of Supply Chain in 2017. Her experience centers around inventory control, purchasing and planning in the distribution, manufacturing and production planning work sectors. She has a bachelor’s in Technical Business Management from DeVry University.

David Long
Senior Director of Operations
David joined MVV in 2010. Prior, David worked for Pizza Hut Corporate and Franchise. Following his 9 years with Pizza Hut, David moved to Jack in the Box Corporation where he became the Regional Key Initiatives Manager. He holds a Bachelor’s in Science degree from Northern Arizona University.
Deborah Shaughnessy
Human Resources Director

Deborah is a certified SPHR/SCP human resource leader with extensive hands-on and strategic work experience in manufacturing, technology, and retail.  She joined Marine View Ventures in 2010.  She received her bachelor’s degree from Washington State University and MBA from City University of Seattle.