Executive Officers

Steven C. Cooper , , , Director and CEO

Steven C. Cooper, 53, has served as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer since 2006. Mr. Cooper served as President between 2005 and 2015 and as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer between 2001 and 2005. Mr. Cooper is currently a director and member of the audit committee of Boise Cascade Company. Mr. Cooper is also a board member of the Washington Roundtable, a nonprofit public policy organization representing major private sector employers throughout Washington State and as a member of the American Cancer Society's CEOs Against Cancer. He previously served as the chair of the United Way of Pierce County's fundraising committee between 2014 and 2015.

Patrick Beharelle , , , President & Chief Operating Officer

A. Patrick Beharelle, 46, has served as President and Chief Operating Officer the Company since May 2015. Previously, Mr. Beharelle served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Workforce Management Group, which includes PeopleScout, Staff Management | SMX, Centerline, PlaneTechs, and the Australian-based RPO provider, HRX since June, 2014. Mr. Beharelle served as the CEO of Seaton Corp prior to its acquisition by TrueBlue in June, 2014. Mr. Beharelle has participated in advisory meetings at the White House focused on reducing long-term unemployment. Prior to joining Seaton, Mr. Beharelle held senior level positions at Spherion and Accenture.

James E. Defebaugh , , , Executive Vice President, General Counsel

James E. Defebaugh, 61, has served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company since 2006, after serving as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company upon joining the Company in 2005. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Defebaugh held various positions with Kmart Holding Corporation, including Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer (2004-2005), Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer (2002-2004), Vice President and Corporate Secretary (2001-2002), and Vice President, Legal (2001). Mr. Defebaugh also served as Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer of Sears Holdings Corporation in 2005. Mr. Defebaugh also currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the Museum of Glass and on the Board of Trustees for Annie Wright Schools, both located in Tacoma, Washington.

Derrek L. Gafford , , , Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Derrek L. Gafford, 45, has served as the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2006, after serving as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2005. Mr. Gafford is a Certified Public Accountant and first joined the Company in 2002. Mr. Gafford is a board member of Heritage Distilling Co. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Gafford served as Chief Financial Officer for Metropolitan Market, a grocery retailer, and held various management positions with Deloitte & Touche LLP, and Albertsons, Inc.

Wayne Larkin , , , President, Staffing Solutions

Wayne W. Larkin, 50, has served as President of our branchbased Staffing Solutions group since June 2014 and was Executive Vice President of that group since 2012. Prior to that he was President of Labor Ready starting May 2008, Executive Vice President for Labor Ready since 2007, Senior Vice President of Operations for Labor Ready in 2006, and Regional Vice President of Operations for Labor Ready since 2005. Mr. Larkin originally joined the Company in 1996 and was promoted in 1998 to Labor Ready Area Director of Operations. Between 1999 and 2002, Mr. Larkin worked for Staffmark, serving first as a Business Development Manager and then as a General Manager. Mr. Larkin rejoined the Company in 2002. Prior to working for the Company, Mr. Larkin held various management positions with Avis Rent-A-Car. Currently, Mr. Larkin is a board member of the Pierce County YWCA.

Jonathan Means , , , President, Workforce Management

Jonathan D. Means, 55, has served as Executive Vice President of Trueblue and as President of the Company's Workforce Management Group, which includes Staff Management | SMX, Centerline, and PlaneTechs, since November 2015. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Means was Vice President and General Manager of North American Operations and Process Management at Manpower Group between 2013 and 2015. Between 2012 and 2013, he was a Senior Consultant with OneSource Consulting. Prior to that Mr. Means held several management positions with Kelly Services over a period of more than 16 years.

Taryn Owen , , , President, PeopleScout

Taryn R. Owen, 37, has served as Executive Vice President of TrueBlue since June 2014, and as President of PeopleScout, TrueBlue's Recruitment Process Outsourcing ("RPO") group, since August 2013. Prior to that, she was Senior Vice President of Global Operations for PeopleScout since December 2011 and had joined PeopleScout in 2010 as Vice President of Client Delivery. Prior to joining PeopleScout, Ms. Owen was an Operations Director at Randstad SourceRight Solutions where she led global RPO engagements. She has more than 17 years of talent acquisition experience. Ms. Owen is on the HRO Today Association Board of Advisors. She is also a volunteer and avid supporter of the Special Olympics.

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