Board of Directors


*Incoming* Executive Director
Claire Carter
Washington State ASCD
Executive Coordinator
Carrie Lam
Washington State ASCD
Marissa Rathbone
Director of Strategic Advocacy, Washington State School Directors’ Association (WSSDA)
Past President 
Dr. Hannah Gbenro
Chief Academic Officer (CAO), Olympia School District
ASCD Representative
Mannu Sikka
Strategic Advisor
Consortium for Educational Change
ESD 101 Region Representative
Mike Lollar
Principal, Seth Woodard Elementary
West Valley School District
ESD 105 Region Representative
Angel Carrizales
Executive Director of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Sunnyside School District
ESD 112 Region Representative
Angie Gaub
Principal of Union Ridge
Ridgefield School District
ESD 113 Region Representative
Andra Kelley-Batstone
Assistant Principal, Olympia High School
Olympia School District
ESD 114 Region Representative
Dana Richardson
Elementary Instructional Specialist   
South Kitsap School District
ESD 121 Region Representative
Dr. Ginger Callison

Assistant Superintendent
Snoqualmie Valley 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
ESD 171  Region Representative
Alicen Gaytley
Director of Teaching & Learning
Quincy School District
ESD 189 Region Representative
Todd Setterlund
Executive Director of Learning & Communications
Burlington-Edison School District
Teacher Representative
Erica Walters
English Teacher, University High School
Central Valley School District
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
Dr. Jill Heiney-Smith
Director of Graduate Teacher Education; Assistant Professor of Teacher Education Ed. D., Seattle Pacific University
Co-Editors – Curriculum in Context
Dr. Pete Renn
Emily Huff
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