Holland Cohen, who owns and manages a real estate brokerage, has been on the CIS Tacoma Board since 2012, and has served as our board chair since 2019. 

 Cohen’s real estate business focuses on property management, commercial real estate leasing, and residential real estate sales. 

A South Tacoma native, Cohen is dedicated to community advocacy with particular interest in championing growth and equitable access. She sees her board-ship as an opportunity to learn about and influence policy making and to advocate on behalf of children in our community, along with their parents and extended families.

Her extensive volunteer background includes serving as a member of the Tacoma City Council appointed Tacoma Public Utilities Board of Directors, and on several other boards, including TeamWrk, Tacoma Historical Society, Hands On Children’s Museum, and the Gig Harbor Film Festival. Cohen is also an active supporter of the Rainbow Center, Oasis Youth Center, University of Washington of Tacoma, YWCA, and many other local non-profit organizations and causes.