The child advocacy association, Washington State PTA, unveiled its 2019-2021 board of directors, who convened for the first time this past weekend for the inaugural board meeting.

The board meeting is designed to strengthen leadership and provide support to the newly installed officers, and ultimately, create the framework of the association for the next two years.

“WSPTA has a long and proud history of advocating for all children in the state of Washington regardless of race, creed, gender, zip code, or the way they learn,” Janice Kutzera, the newly installed Washington State PTA president said in a statement . “This legacy will continue to be the focus of our work for the next two years.”

The 2019-2021 Washington State PTA board of directors includes:

  • Janice Kutzera, President
  • Julie Haase, Vice President
  • Nancy Chamberlain, Finance Officer
  • Tania Skinner, Secretary
  • Sherry Rudolph, Advocacy Director
  • Kimberli Swenson, Family and Community Engagement Director
  • Shelby Reynolds, Leadership Director
  • Kim Kuhne, Membership Director
  • Sharon Pfeiffer, Program Director
  • Carrie McKenzie, Area A Vice President
  • Jay Pulacode, Area B Vice President
  • Kandy Schendel, Area C Vice President
  • Connie Andrews, Area D Vice President
  • Angela Steck, Area E Vice President