WSTA Board Elections 

2017 Election Information

Members of the WSTA Board of Directors are mission driven. Our mission is to:

•Promoting professional knowledge and growth.

•Establishing a communication network.

•Exploring curriculum development.

•Recognizing and rewarding excellence.

•Creating public awareness of the importance of quality science education.

•Forming an organized voice on pertinent legislative policies and issues.

There are 6 elected Board positions and many opportunities to serve on ad hoc committees to provide service to fellow teacher of science such as professional development, implementing the WSSLS (aka NGSS), formative assessment, state summative tests, and assisting in our yearly conference.

Candidates for the 6 elected positions must submit the following WSTA Board Candidate Nomination Form by March 24, 2017. Elections will follow and the winning candidates will be congratulated by April 28, 2016.

These are the 6 positions open for election this year.

President- Elect

Recording Secretary

4 Regional Representatives

  • Region 4 (ESD 105 Area)
  • Region 5 (ESD 189 Area)
  • Region 6 (ESD 121 Pierce County Area) 
  • Region 7 (ESD 113 Area)

Regional Representatives are the voice of the membership in their regions. Regional Reps provide professional development within their region and the State on a variety of current topics. The elected Representatives must be able to attend 4-5 meetings per year and the annual retreat in August. These are 3 year positions beginning in May 2017-May 2019.

Please complete the online WSTA Board Candidate Nomination Form (link below)  no later than March 24, 2017.  If you have any questions, please contact Andy Boyd at

Electronic Ballots will be sent out April 10 and will close April 25, 2017.


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