Updated: Feb. 28, 2020

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

Kim Hunter, Co-chair, Governor, 8th District

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

Paul Swegle, Governor, 7th-North District

Hunter Abell, Governor At-Large

Dan Bridges, Former Governor, 3rd District

Rajeev Majumdar, WSBA President

WSBA Staff Liaison

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

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:

Friday, Feb. 28, 2020

Time: 2–3 p.m.

Location: Washington State Bar Association, 1325 Fourth Ave., Suite 600, Seattle


  1. Welcome – Kim
  2. Approve Minutes from January meeting (Kim/All)
  3. Discuss Outreach Activities since Last Meeting – Kim
    1. SSP Retreat at Clearwater Casino
    2. Snohomish County Bar General Membership Meeting
  4. Review Charter Revision Discussed Last Meeting - Kim
  5. Member Survey Check In – Kim/Paul
  6. Discuss Outreach Opportunities to County Bars/MBAs – Kim/Dan/All
  7. Discuss Outreach Opportunities to Sections (EC Meetings and Midyears) – Kim/Dan/All
  8. Open Discussion – All
  9. Adjourn

Some work group members may participate via conference call. A speaker phone will be available at the meeting location noted above for members of the public to attend and hear statements/discussion of those members participating by phone. In addition, call-in instructions are below for members of the public who would like to attend telephonically.

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.

Instructions for public call in: 1-866-577-9294, access code 52824#

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. Committee members will be required to state their name in order to establish a quorum.