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Patricia M. Bedient
Former Executive Vice President, The Weyerhaeuser Company

Director of Alaska Air Group since 2004
Lead Independent Director (beginning May 2016)
Audit Committee (Chair until May 2016)
Governance and Nominating Committee

•    Financial Expertise
•    Strategic Planning Experience
•    Public Accounting Experience
•    Mergers and Acquisitions

Professional Highlights:
Ms. Bedient was executive vice president (until July 2016) for The Weyerhaeuser Company, a publicly traded company and one of the world’s largest integrated forest products companies. She was the company’s CFO until February 2016. A certified public accountant (CPA) since 1978, she served as managing partner of the Seattle office of Arthur Andersen LLP prior to joining Weyerhaeuser. Ms. Bedient also worked at Andersen’s Portland and Boise offices as a partner and as a CPA during her 27-year career with the firm. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Washington Society of CPAs.

Current Public Company Board Service:
•    Suncor Energy, Inc.
•    Park Hotels and Resorts (appointed January 2017)

Current Non-Public Company Board Service:
•    Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air and Virgin America (subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group)
•    Overlake Hospital Medical Center Board of Trustees
•    Oregon State University Board of Trustees
•    University of Washington Foster School of Business Advisory Board

• BS, Oregon State University