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EXECUTIVE BOARD

WMEA officers are elected by members for two year terms in February of even-numbered years.  Their responsibilities include creating policies, developing budgets, planning state conferences, and the hiring and oversight of the executive manager.

Clicking on the links below will take you to each groups specific page.

Full Board

Executive Officers

Curriculum Officers

Ex-Officio Members

Board Election Results. * indicates new board member

Full 2018-2020 Board of Directors

  • Andrea Klouse President
  • Jim Rice Past President
  • *Karen Helseth President-elect
  • *Frank Lewis Vice President
  • *Bob Cooper Administration
  • Lisa Ray Band
  • *Pearl Petaia Collegiate
  • *Dawn McCormick Choral
  • *Carri Rose Elementary East
  • Laurie Bianco Elementary West
  • Patty Bourne College/University
  • *Chris Bruya Jazz
  • *Chase Chang Orchestra
  • Matt Brown Small Schools
  • Ex-officio members

  • Scott Ketron Executive Director
  • Bill Klouse Connections Coordinator
Metropolitan Music Services
WMEA
Arts Education Washington
Manhasset
Hall of Fame
NAfME-NW
All-State
Ted Brown Music
Wenger
Yamaha
YME
WIAA
All Northwest
JW Pepper
NAfME