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Executive Board

President Nancy Eklund, AICP City of Tukwila
Vice President Denise Lathrop, AICP City of Des Moines 
Secretary Dinah Reed, CFM Yakima County 
Treasurer Al Torrico Toll Brothers
President Elect Yorik Stevens-Wajda, AICP City of Everett
Columbia Section Ardele Steele, AICP City of Zillah
Inland Empire Section Mary May, AICP Community Frameworks
Northwest Section Meredith Penny
Chris Comeau (Acting)
Island County
Peninsula Section Ben Braudrick, AICP City of Port Angeles
Puget Sound Section Brandon Gonzalez, AICP Alta Planning
Southwest Section Judith Perez, AICP PBS Engineering 
South Sound Section Grant Beck City of Yelm

Standing Committees

Annual Conference Chad Eiken City of Vancouver
Awards (Joint) Jonathan Kesler (PAW) City of Kent
Darby Cowles, AICP (APA) City of Bellingham
Communications Committee Laura Benjamin, AICP PSRC
 Andrea Harris-Long, AICP PSRC
Community Planning Assistance Team Bob Bengford, AICP Makers, Inc.
Patrick Lynch, AICP Transpo Group
Continuing Education Nikole Coleman, AICP City of Poulsbo
Diversity Committee Maren Murphy, AICP, co-chair City of Spokane
Vacant, co-chair  
Legislative Committee Paula Reeves, AICP  
Membership Committee Vacant  
Nominations Vacant  
Planning Official Development Officer Dee Caputo, FAICP Retired
Professional Development Officer Nikole Coleman, AICP, Chair City of Poulsbo
Wayne Carlson, FAICP AHBL, Inc.
Scholarship Committee Wells Williams, AICP Retired
Kirk Rappe, AICP City of Lynnwood
Tribal Committee Michael Cardwell, AICP Quinault Tribe

Ad Hoc Committees

Emerging Professionals Vacant  
Climate and Sustainability Initiative Nicole Sanders  
FAICP Nominations Committee Leonard Bauer, FAICP King County 
Karen Wolf, FAICP King County
Nominations Vacant  
Sponsorship Program Vacant  
Youth in Planning Steve Butler, FAICP MRSC
Gwen Rousseau, AICP City of Bellevue

Ex Officio

Allied Professions Liaison Hiller West Island County
UW Professionals Council Representative Kevin O'Neill, AICP WSP
EWU Faculty Representative Kerry Brooks Eastern Washington University
Dept of Planning & Public Administration
UW Faculty Representative Brandon Born University of Washington
Department of Urban Design & Planning
WWU Faculty Representative Paul Stangl Western Washington University
EWU Student Representative
UW Student Representative

James Eager

WWU Student Representative
Nick Schmeck Skagit County