Elly Snow is the President of Seattle Operating Support, LLC and Executive Director of the Washington Coalition for Open Government, the Seattle Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, Region I of the Appraisal Institute, the Puget Sound Car Wash Association, the Washington Mortgage Bankers Association, and the Appraisers’ Coalition of Washington.

Elly came out of the financial services industry and held the position of Vice President in charge of operations for several companies, where she designed and directed procedures and financial processes, along with information technology, facilities, purchasing, regulatory compliance, etc.

In 1995, Elly took over Seattle Operating Support, an association management and event planning firm founded in the 1940s.  At that time, SOS had three clients.  Under Elly’s leadership and through careful growth, Seattle Operating Support now serves ten clients.  Seattle Operating Support assists professional associations, alumni groups, and several organizations that focus on influencing legislation.