Board Members

Board Members 2021-04-06T04:20:18+00:00

Tufan Erdinc


Tufan is currently a Software Engineer for Oracle. He was born in Mardin, Turkey and raised in Izmir, Turkey. He has completed his Bsc from Ege University in Izmir, and MS degree in Computer Engineering from Dokuz Eylul University in Izmir.

Kadri Umay

Vice President

Kadri is an electrical and electronics engineer working for Microsoft helping energy companies to create a sustainable future for our struggling earth. He was born in Ankara, Turkey and has graduated from Middle East Technical University and also …

Ozgur Koc


Besides his passion promoting the benefits of healthy eating and supporting worthy causes for children, Ozgur has been working at Crunch Pak as a Director for 8 years. He has been in the United States for 15 years, …

Tansu Sagdic

Secretary / Board Director

Tansu Sagdic is a business-savvy engineer, having work experience in software development and currently working as a Technical Program Manager at Amazon. She is from Istanbul, …

Murat Tanyeri

Social Chairperson

Murat Tanyeri is a Finance Leader with more than 20 years of industry experience. After graduating from Robert College, he received both his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Finance from Rochester Institute of Technology.

Pelin Muharremoglu

Board Director

Pelin is a corporate finance professional, who assumed diverse set of responsibilities in Fortune 100 companies, including team leadership and project and process management.

Chloe Burcu Demirci

Board Director

Chloe, formerly a Professional Licenced Tour Guide in Turkey, is currently a Corporate Treasury Management Consultant at US Bank in Seattle,WA. She is originally from Izmir and her family moved to US when she was a teenager…

Batuhan Biyikoglu

Board Director

Batuhan is a Privacy Manager at Microsoft. Born and raised in İstanbul. With his passion to music, he is also a member of Sehr-i Seattle, local based amateur Turkish music band.

Umut Ece


Umut Ece is a senior software engineer with more than 15 years of industry experience. Having completed his Civil Engineering degree in METU, he moved on to Computer Science and completed his Master’s Degree in …

Huseyin Erdim

Substitute Auditor

Huseyin is a Systems Engineer working for Boeing. He was born and raised in Ankara, Turkey. He received his PhD degree in mechanical engineering from University of Connecticut in 2009.