Board of Directors


Executive Director
Claire Carter
Washington State ASCD
Marissa Rathbone
Director of Strategic Advocacy, Washington State School Directors’ Association (WSSDA)
President Elect
Andra Kelley-Batstone
Assistant Principal, Olympia High School
Olympia School District
ASCD Representative
ESD 101 Region Representative
Theresa Kendall
Principal, Ness Elementary
West Valley School District
ESD 105 Region Representative
Angel Carrizales
Executive Director of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Sunnyside School District
ESD 112 Region Representative
ESD 113 Region Representative
ESD 114 Region Representative
Dana Richardson
Elementary Instructional Specialist   
South Kitsap School District
ESD 121 South Region
Greg Larsen
Secondary Math & Science Curriculum Specialist and Co-Facilitator BEST District Mentor Program
Franklin Pierce School District
ESD 121 -North Region Representative
Pam Schaff
Seeing Beyond LLC, OSPI Consultant
ESD 123 Region Representative
Amy Salinas
Assistant Principal, Carmichael Middle School
Richland School District
ESD 171  Region Representative
Colleen Frerks
Principal, Quincy Innovation Academy
Quincy School District
ESD 189 Region Representative
Amy Reisner
Principal, Bay View Elementary
Burlington-Edison School District
Teacher Representative
Shannon Szymczak
Instructional Coach, Meeker Middle School
Tacoma Public Schools
Alissa Farias
Assistant Principal, Blix Elementary
Tacoma Public Schools
Dr. Shannon Thompson
Grant Writer, Clark County School District, LV
OSPI Representative
Ken Turner Ed.D and EMT
Program Supervisor, Health an Education
Higher Education Representative
Bethany Moffatt
Associate Program Director
City University of Seattle
Open Position
Student Intern
 WSASCD Olympia Office Office Staff
Mike Nelson, Director
Lisa Gehman, Professional Learning/Membership Assistant
Bella Troiani, Communication and Production Support
Eve Johnson, Accounting
Sheila Chard, Administrative Assistant

2022 Board Elections and Candidate Information