Updated: Sept. 14, 2021

Member Engagement Work Group

The WSBA Board of Governors formed the Member Engagement Work Group in July 2018 as a means to educate and involve bar members and collect their feedback on the board's work. The Work Group consists of five current or former members of the Board of Governors and one Board officer.

Work Group Charter

Work Group Members

Co-Chair Dan Clark, WSBA Treasurer and Governor, 4th District

Co-Chair Bryn Peterson, Governor, 9th District

Hunter Abell, At-Large Governor

Kim Hunter, former Governor, 8th District

Brett Purtzer, Governor, 6th District

Brian Tollefson, WSBA President-Elect

WSBA Staff Liaison

Kevin Plachy, Director of Advancement
kevinp@wsba.org, 206-727-8203

Sue Strachan, Legal Community Outreach Specialist
susanst@wsba.org, 206-733-5951

Next Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Washington State Bar Association Board of Governors, pursuant to RCW 42.30.080, that a Member Engagement Work Group meeting will be held on:

Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021

1–2 p.m.


Join the Zoom meeting

The public can join this meeting by conference call.
Call-in at: 888-788-0099, U.S. Toll-free; Meeting ID: 819 2521 7130; Passcode: 246867

You are not required to state your name to join this meeting. If the conference call provider message asks that you state your name, you may press#, without stating your name, and you will be connected to the meeting.

Work Group members will receive information to join via Zoom.

Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please email or call Shelly Bynum at shellyb@wsba.org or 206-239-2125.