Board of Directors

WSIA's governance and policy direction is established by a Board of Directors, consisting of an executive committee and appointed directors. WSIA's president, vice presidents, secretary, and treasurer are each elected by the general membership, while WSIA's other directors are appointed by the president. Each volunteer member fulfills a specific function within the association's leadership.

Executive Committee

  • President - Therese Baxter, Seattle Mariners & Seattle Seahawks
  • Past President - Matt Saxon, Seattle School District
  • VP Legislation - Ryan Miller, Hall & Miller
  • VP Education - Jenny Haykin, Puget Sound Energy
  • Secretary - Ben Brawner, Alaska Airlines
  • WCAC Rep - Kelly Early, ESD #113
  • Treasurer - Michael Medrano, Boeing
  • VP at Large Service Co - Open Position
  • VP at Large Associate - Bernie Pratt, Pratt Horstman & Stratton

Appointed Directors

  • Service Co/Dept. L&I Liaison - Kyle Shields, Sedgwick
  • Employer/Dept. L&I Liaison - Lisa McMahon, Helmsman | Eberle Vivian
  • Regional Coordinator - Open Position
  • Conference Coordinator - Laurel Hensley, SBH Legal
  • Vocational Rep - Cory Turner, Vocational Connections
  • Legal Rep - Chris Bishop, Wallace Mann Capener Bishop & Debney PC
  • IIU Board of Regents - Craig Stone, Intermountain Claims
  • Medical Rep - Kimberly Mozingo, NurseWorks Northwest
  • Membership & Marketing - Dana Schleichardt, Corvel
  • Safety Rep - Lee Pyfrom, MacDoanld-Miller