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Pulse! Leadership Council

Rachele Bouchand–Co-Chair
Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank

Bo Lee–Co-Chair
BNY Mellon

Brittany F. Barker
Fortin Group

Ryan Broms

Raj Butani, MD
Overlake Internal Medicine Associates

Steve Curran
NWG Real Estate

Patricia Donnellan

Jim Gregson
Parker, Smith & Feek

Steve Hilbert
Copperstone Partners

Allison Z. Kollack
Wellspring Group CPAs, PLLC

Allison Lord
Caliber Home Loans

Gopika Moolgavkar
Envestnet | Tamarac

Tiffany Williams
HUB International Northwest, LLC

Upcoming Pulse! Events:

November 21, 2016: Overlake’s Annual Community Partners Fundraising Luncheon

Register today and reserve your seat at one of the Eastside’s most anticipated annual events, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Rishi Manchanda. Admission is free. Suggested minimum donation of $150. Every dollar raised supports medical services for the community at Overlake.

Past Pulse Events:

October 24, 2016: Pulse! Fundraising Event – Rev Your Engines in Support of Overlake’s NICU

Thank you to Pulse! and friends for joining us at Veloce on October 24th and raising $2,000 for the Angel Eye, a webcam system in Overlake’s NICU. Check out all of the fun event photos on our Facebook page.

If you’d like to make an online gift in support of Angel Eye and the NICU, please click here.

July 30, 2016: Pulse for Pulse! Pure Barre class fundraiser

Thank you to everyone that participated in the Pulse for Pulse! donations only class at Pure Barre Bellevue on July 30th! They rocked it out for 55 minutes and raised more than $550 in support of patient care at Overlake!

June 20, 2016: Pulse! DaVinci Surgical Robot Hands-On Tour

Pulse! Collaborator and Ambassador donors participated in a hands-on tour of the DaVinci Surgical System in one of Overlake's ORs.

Pulse! put on the very cool "bunny suits," learned about the technology of the DaVinci and the ways in which it is used to perform various types of surgeries, and had the opportunity to "drive" the robot. A unique behind-the-scenes look at Overlake and the great work our teams do to care for patients. To learn more about Pulse! and how to be involved click here.

May 14, 2016 Bandage Ball

Thank you to Pulse! donors and friends for joining us on May 14th at Bandage Ball in celebration of the Power of Nursing! More than $1.26 million was raised in support of continued training and education of Overlake’s nurses, which will enable them to continue to provide the community with the very best care. Click here to see all the photos from the event. Password to download photos: overlake

February 9, 2016 Event at INTERMIX - Bellevue Square

Thank you to everyone that helped make the Pulse! event at Intermix a success. Co-hosted by Merrill Behnke and Tiffany Williams, this great event featured new spring fashions with 15% of sales supporting patient care at Overlake Medical Center. Check out fun event photos on the Pulse! Fb page.

October 7, 2015 Event at the Bellevue Club

On Oct. 7, at the Bellevue Club, Pulse members and guests had a great opportunity to talk about all things related to exercise, including heart health and exercise-related injuries with Overlake's own Manager of Rehabilitation Services, Garrett Knappe, PT, DPT and Cardiologist, Dr. James D. Watson.

Thank you to our raffle item donors:

Patricia Donnellan, Microsoft

Pulse! Leadership Council

June 2, 2015 Event at Tavern Hall

On June 2, more than 75 guests joined us to celebrate the Pulse! kick-off and collectively have already raised more than $4,400 in support of Overlake Medical Center. Your donations and raffle ticket purchases directly support Overlake's Ensuring Excellence Fund, which supports the constellation of programs that allow Overlake to deliver medical excellence every day.

For information about future Pulse! events and news, follow Overlake's Pulse! Network on Facebook and LinkedIn, plus check out photos from our June 2 event!

Thank you to our event sponsor:


Thank you to our raffle item donors:

Jim Gregson, Behnke and Broms Families, Pulse! Leadership Council, Total Wine & More, and Patricia Donnellan

Become a part of the group! Pulse! is a community leader and Overlake ambassador program focused on people ages 45 and under who wish to learn more about Overlake and the resources available to you. All are encouraged to attend who wish to meet new people and get involved in their Eastside community.

sponsorship opportunities are available, email

Want to get your business involved? Check out the Pulse! Corporate Mentorship program, an opportunity to feature your commitment to the health and wellness of the Eastside community and involve your staff in community leadership roles.