PEI benefits from the leadership of a collective of professionals from Washington’s education, natural resources, agriculture, and policy industries.

Robert Bass – President

General Manager, Hancock Forest Management Inc.

Ron Shultz – Vice President

Director of Policy and Intergovernmental Relations, Washington State Conservation Commission

Bill Taylor – Immediate Past President

President, Taylor Shellfish Farms

Cindy Zehnder – Secretary

Vice-President, Gordon Thomas Honeywell, Governmental Affairs

Dr. Bill Keim – Treasurer

Executive Director, Washington Association of School Administrators

Mark Doumit

Executive Director, Washington Forest Protection Association

Marty Fortin

Director, Outoor Learning Center, Cispus and Chewelah Peak

Mike Grayum

Executive Director, Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission

John Ison

 Manager, Green Diamond Resource Company

Dr. Alan Burke

Executive Director, Washington State School Directors Association

Gary Kipp

Executive Director, Association of Washington School Principals

Dr. Martha Kurtz

Director, Center for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education Central Washington University

Michael Papritz

High School Teacher, representing Washington Education Association

Lisa Perry

Washington Community Relations Manager, Sierra Pacific Industries

Judy Schurke

Strategist, Executive Management and Leadership

Chris Voigt

Executive Director, Washington Potato Commission

Gareth Waugh

Director of Planning and Acquisitions,

Port Blakely Tree Farms