Executive Assistant to CEO Mark Anderson , Strategic News Service
Denyse Hudson is executive assistant to Mark Anderson, CEO of Strategic News Service and startup Pattern Computer Inc.
Denyse joined the Strategic News Service team in January 2016 and works in the Friday Harbor, Washington, office assisting in operating and managing all of the initiatives / activities SNS supports, as well as providing administrative support for Pattern Computer Inc. She has also taken on the role of director of research for two of SNS’s initiatives: Flow & Interaction, introduced at the annual SNS Future in Review (FiRe) conference in 2016; and Nutritional Microanalysis, a young initiative focusing on finding the biochemical makeup of foods we eat and how they affect us individually.
In the 14 years prior to joining SNS, Denyse worked in the business offices of a retail company and a resort, performing a variety of back-office tasks. She spent more than five years volunteering on the boards of local youth athletic programs on San Juan Island, where she helped with fundraising and organizing teams and sporting events for football, basketball, baseball, and lacrosse. She has also volunteered on her community's elementary-school PTA board and with various other activities involving her children.