Ron Woodard

Full-time Shaw Island resident Ron Woodard is a skier, outdoorsman and pilot. He spent 32 years of his professional career at The Boeing Company, holding several top executive positions, including President of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and deHavilland Aircraft. More recently, Ron co-founded and chairs MagnaDrive, Inc., an industrial torque transfer equipment company. He has served on several corporate and non-profit boards, including Burlington Northern Santa Fe, Continental Airlines, Coinstar, University of Puget Sound and Seattle Symphony, for which he was Board Chair for 11 years. Ron and his wife Carolyn keep very busy raising 6 grandchildren, ages 5-17.