Governance

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