Tabbut Joins Washington Federal Board of Directors
April 4, 2011
SEATTLE – Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WFSL), today announced the appointment of Mark N. Tabbutt to its board of directors. Tabbutt, age 46, is the chairman of Saltchuk Resources, a privately-held, diversified family of companies engaged primarily in the transportation, real estate and energy industries. Headquartered in Seattle, Saltchuk is a family of companies that employs 5,000 in its operations located on the east and west coasts of the mainland U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, South America and the Persian Gulf. His studies include a B.A from Whitman College, a J.D. from the University of Puget Sound and the Owner/President Executive Education Program at Harvard University.