2022–23 WASA Board of Directors

WASA's governance structure includes a president, president-elect, past president, secretary, treasurer, and a board of directors.

WASA Board of Directors | June Board Meeting 2022

Executive Officers

President: Michelle Whitney, Pasco


Past President:  Aaron Leavell, Olympic ESD 114

Secretary: Larry Francois, NWESD 189 

Treasurer: Linda McKay, NCESD 171

Regional Representatives

Region 101: Jake Dingman, Oakesdale

Region 105: Henry Strom, Grandview

Region 108: Larry Francois, NWESD 189

Region 109: Chrys Sweeting, Arlington

Region 110: Shaun Carey, Enumclaw

Region 111: Laurie Dent, Sumner-Bonney Lake

Region 112: Nathan McCann, Ridgefield

Region 113: Patrick Murphy, Olympia

Region 114: Dana Rosenbach, North Mason

Region 123: Jim Jacobs, North Franklin

Region 171: Tracey Beckendorf-Edou, Cascade


BPAC:  Melissa Beard, Steilacoom (Chair) | Sarah Thornton, Pasco (Chair-elect)  

IPAC: Jenny Rodriquez, Yakima (Chair) | Linda McKay, NCESD 171 (Chair-elect) |  Open position -TBD (Past Chair)

Principals: Matt Yarkosky, Bethel (Chair)

Special Education: John Sander, Bethel (Chair)

Superintendents:  James Everett, Meridian  (Chair) | Mary Templeton, Washougal (Chair-elect) | Jeff Snell, Camas (Past Chair) 


AASA: Kevin McKay, Selah| Michelle Price, NCESD 171| Nathan McCann, Ridgefield | Krestin Bahr, Peninsula

ESDs: Michelle Price, NCESD 171

Higher Education: Marge Chow, City University

OSPI: Michaela Miller

PESB: Erica Hernandez-Scott

Retirees: Alan Burke, WSSRA

SBE: Susana Reyes, Shoreline

WIAA: Doug Burge, Zillah

Next Board Meeting

Sunday, October 2, 2022
Held in conjunction with the Fall Conference
Four Points by Sheraton Seattle Airport South
New Board Meeting | 12–1 p.m.
Board Meeting | 1–3 p.m. 
Board meeting packets will be sent by September 23, 2022.

Quick Links 2022–23

Board of Directors Handbook

1. Board of Directors Duties & Responsibilities

2. Board of Directors Roster

3. Board Member Term

4. Board Meetings

5. WASA Organization Chart

6. WASA Goals and Actions

7. WASA Region Executive Assignments

8. Travel Insurance and Designation Form

9. WASA Bylaws

10. WASA Standing Rules

11. Code of Ethics

12. WASA Professional Learning Events