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Officers

  • President: Ryan Pennington, Woodinville
  • Vice President, Eastern: Krist Novoselic, Naselle
  • Vice President, Western: Sheryl Stiefel, Kirkland
  • Treasurer: Alex McGregor, Colfax
  • Secretary/WSHS Director: Jennifer Kilmer

Ex Officio Trustees

  • Governor Jay Inslee
  • Chris Reykdal, Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Kim Wyman, Secretary of State
  • Senator Jeannie Darneille, Tacoma
  • Representative Zack Hudgins, Tukwila
  • Representative J.T. Wilcox, Roy
  • Senator Hans Zeiger, Puyallup

Trustees

  • Sally Barline, Lakewood
  • Natalie Bowman, Tacoma
  • John B. Dimmer, Tacoma
  • John Hughes, Grays Harbor
  • Brock Lakely, Tacoma
  • John Larson, Hoquiam
  • Mark Wales, Seattle

Annual Report

Click hereĀ for the Historical Society’s annual report.

Board Meeting Schedule

See below for upcoming Board and Board Committee Meetings.

Date Location Time
Thursday, December 3, 2020 The meeting will be held via videoconference. Members of the public wishing to observe the meeting should contact Susan Hesselgrave at susan.hesselgrave@wshs.wa.gov no later than Tuesday, December 1 to request a link to the meeting. 9:00 AM
Thursday, March 4, 2021 The meeting will be held via videoconference. Members of the public wishing to observe the meeting should contact Susan Hesselgrave at susan.hesselgrave@wshs.wa.gov no later than Tuesday, March 2 to request a link to the meeting. 9:00 AM
Thursday, June 10, 2021 The meeting will be held via videoconference. Members of the public wishing to observe the meeting should contact Susan Hesselgrave at susan.hesselgrave@wshs.wa.gov no later than Tuesday, June 8 to request a link to the meeting. 9:00 AM
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Washington State History Museum 9:00 AM
Thursday, December 2, 2021 Washington State History Museum 9:00 AM