Mission Statement: The Ellington’s Board of Directors is the steward of the assets and interests of the Owner’s Association. As such, the board makes decisions which result in a facility that is well run, maintained to the highest standards, appropriately insured against risk, and able to capture maximum appreciation in the marketplace.


Mary Orvis – President
email: maryorvis@gmail.com
Mary is a residential real estate broker and works actively in the Downtown and Greater Seattle markets. She is an original owner at the Ellington and her hobbies include golf and sailing.

Sterling Morris – Vice President
email: smorris@cnw.com
Sterling has lived in Seattle since 1969 when he was stationed here with the Navy.  He’s a retired Century Link program development manager.  The Ellington is his 4th condominium experience.  

Jason Fruchter – Secretary
email: jason@aandjstudios.com
Jason is a children’s book illustrator and digital media designer. He’s been an Ellington homeowner since 2010. As secretary, Jason takes notes about everything discussed in the board meetings and publishes a monthly summary in the Ellington Condo Association Meeting Minutes, which is distributed to all homeowners. Jason also serves as the designer and webmaster of ellingtoncondos.net.

Duane Wilkerson– Member At Large
email: eltond6602@gmail.com
Duane is a retired public health person, who worked in HIV/AIDS for 30 years.  He and his wife, Kathryn Everett, moved into the Ellington in 2017. Together they have five children and nine grandchildren. He volunteers with a homeless program in the downtown community and loves biking the Burke-Gilman trail.

Doug Exworthy – Treasurer
email: exworthy@trfpac.com
Doug is a commercial real estate developer and investor based in Belltown.  His firm, TRF Pacific, owns the retail units at the Ellington.  He has served on the board since 2001.