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.